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Old 07-28-2019, 01:35 AM
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Due to recent heavy rains, the little buggers are swarming thick enough to show up on radar....
https://www.forbes.com/sites/marshal.../#3e8a0d5858f1

I guess folks can kiss their gardens goodbye for this season....
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They were released from Area 51 to ward off the Facebook Invaders.

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Sin city has a plague.. now the death if their first born sons... oh wait planned parenthood did that.
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Sin city has a plague.. now the death if their first born sons... oh wait planned parenthood did that.
Let me know when Lake Mead turns red.
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Unleash the chickens!
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Chickens LOVE eating bugs.
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We had a bad grasshopper problem when we moved 8 years ago. I bought a dozen guineas. Since that time no further problem. I did shoot a rattlesnake in the driveway yesterday. First for a snake in 3 years. They chase off snakes also. Coyotes are hard on them but not as hard as they are on chickens.
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BET THEY wish they were Mormon.
then
the gulls would save them.
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I heard they have a Chicken Ranch in Vegas, so all they need to do is open those gates up and problem solved.
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The Chicken Ranch is outside of Reno.
Betty's and Shari's were shut down years ago - and they were on Hwy 90 North of LV bymany miles - just over the Lincoln Co line.
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Since it's Vegas what's the betting on it? Over under for running days, betting on exact end date, etc. I bet they're betting on it somewhere there.
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The Chicken Ranch is outside of Reno.
Betty's and Shari's were shut down years ago - and they were on Hwy 90 North of LV bymany miles - just over the Lincoln Co line.
I was makin' a joke.
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The Chicken Ranch is outside of Reno.
Betty's and Shari's were shut down years ago - and they were on Hwy 90 North of LV bymany miles - just over the Lincoln Co line.
Nah, you've never been.
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That's crazy. Almost seems biblical.

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Due to recent heavy rains, the little buggers are swarming thick enough to show up on radar....
https://www.forbes.com/sites/marshal.../#3e8a0d5858f1

I guess folks can kiss their gardens goodbye for this season....
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