Foiling Flower Munching Deer In Valley Cottage

Dated: July 15 2014

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My garden has been the Didier Dumas of deer patisseries for many years now. My flowers grow these beautiful buds, I go to bed expecting an amazing bloom come morning, only to find a snipped off stalk rather than the colorful floral treat I was hoping for. I have tried cayenne pepper, wolf urine, dial soap, and various other foul smelling deterrents, all to no avail. Well maybe I have the solution this time to the Clarkstown deer problem at last. A motion activated water sprinkler head. When ANYTHING moves near my garden, it will be immediately hit with a blast of water and a nerve rattling noise. No harm is done to the intruder, but I may finally get to enjoy my “oh so special” tea cup deep purple roses, daylilies, hostas, and especially my tulip & Iris beds. This is the video that gave me hope to someday see a bloom, just click on the following link. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CWRK-xAgD_Q. Results to follow…
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Paul Bambara

My love of the real estate business began when I first started investing in residential and commercial properties in 1982. I found that my life-long residency of Rockland County, my eight years on the....

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