There are many insects that cause problems with landscape plants. We have been dealing with many of these for quite some time. But now there is a new scale insect that has been attacking crape myrtles in north Louisiana and Texas cities. This scale is thought to be introduced from Japan and China. It appears to be closely related to the Azalea Bark Scale.
Parents often worry about how they’ll save for their retirement years after juggling years of paying for food, education, and other expenses related to their children. But childless retirees may face different obstacles when it comes to retirement planning.
I hope all of you had a marvelous, happy celebration of Christmas. I continue to wish you all a meaningful, enjoyable and safe holiday season. May you all begin the new year with joy and optimism. And speaking of New Year’s?