RE: [tomato] squirrels

Kristina Fritz (
Tue, 18 Jul 2000 18:53:51 -0400

How do you catch 'em?  I can't stand the furry buggers--always digging up my
bean and pea seeds and stealing my crocus bulbs!!!  Are they difficult to

-----Original Message-----
[]On Behalf Of EDMUND C. FLYNN
Sent: Tuesday, July 18, 2000 5:27 PM
Subject: Re: [tomato] squirrels

I have an excellent recipe for squirrels from the Eastern Shore of
Maryland if anyone is interested.  Ed

Michele Crescenzo wrote:
> Hello,
>         This is my first time trying to grow tomatoes.  I have some romas
that I
> bought as seedlings from the garden center and some Costoluto Genoveses
> grown from seed.  They are all in containers.
>         I just came back from a long weekend and all of the fruit, ripe or
> is gone.  I'm finding some half-eaten fruit scattered around and the tooth
> marks look like a squirrel's.
>         Two questions: What would you recommend to repel the squirrels?
Will I get
> any fruit from my plants now or are they ruined?
> Thanks,
> Michele


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