Re: [gardeners] OT -- GRUMP!!

Jane Burdekin (
Fri, 9 Apr 1999 13:58:38 -0600

Wonder if the juicy fruit gum trick would work on them, I think some one
was using that on moles.


>And I have a family of groundhogs underneath our backporch...washer, dryer,
>bathroom, pantry out there.  It's built on blocks.  If we don't get them
>out of there they will undermine it.  The ground is already laced with
>tunnels - I stuck a hose down there yeasterday to see.  About 12 feet of
>Any ideas?  dynamite is out, also bazookas, grenades...all the things which
>are effective on groundhogs, the most stupid and persistent animal alive.
>At 08:12 AM 09-04-99 -0600, you wrote:
>>Everybody better stay out of my way today.  Paper is late, dog says it's
>>here and he's lying.  Open the sliding glass door on a blizzard.  Damned
>>calender says it's April 9, but who ever heard of "for April blizzards, may
>>come your way..."  Got the aches and the garden isn't planted.  All reasons
>>enough for grumping.  Margaret L