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Old 08-08-2010, 01:24 PM
 
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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NASHVILLE, Aug. 8 (UPI) -- A pair of scourges are threatening billions of dollars worth of ash and walnut trees, Tennessee agriculture officials say.

The emerald ash borer, a beetle, and thousand cankers disease, spread by another insect, threaten the trees, the Nashville Tennessean reported Sunday.

Tennessee trees threatened by disease - UPI.com
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Old 08-08-2010, 02:54 PM
 
Location: A Yankee in northeast TN
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Half the trees on my property are walnut trees, guess I'll be looking into this a little further.
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Old 08-10-2010, 11:41 AM
 
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Yeah, I've got a lot of it as well. I'd like to know where it has shown up.

Noticed the following from the article...that might be a little tough to do.

"Officials urged people not to move firewood from place to place..."

Seems like most people that buy firewood do move it from one place to another...
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