• Our Blue-Green Algae Scare: Draining the Swamp

    7 days ago - By Dawg Business

    Even though it has been extremely dry this year, we managed to keep Cookie's frog ditch going. That made Cookie very happy. Every time we walk out of the house, she makes a beeline straight for it.
    And then, a horrible thing happened.
    The ditch had water in it the entire year and other than being muddy from the agitated clay, the water was good and clean. And then, suddenly, a day after we finally got some rain, it turned kind of green.
    My heart sank.
    Could it be the dreaded blue-green algae?
    It looked nothing like the photos of blue-green algae mostly do and it didn't really fit the...
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