Jim’s latest column is Have you been stung yet?
Check it out for much more than the usual sting stang stung information.
One of the joys of country living in the summer is enjoying a meal on the deck, but this year the wasps have driven many of us inside. It has been a bit more than a decade since the last major wasp summer and consequently I did some research to determine the factors that likely resulted in this year’s wasp population explosion in the Shuswap and throughout the southern interior. Consultant and former B.C. Provincial Entomologist Hugh Philip provided many details that coincided with the information available on the Internet.