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"Revenge of the Miller Moths"

Postby Bob McCarty » Thu Jun 20, 2013 8:38 am

If it's not currently playing at your house, feel free to stop by here and I'll furnish the popcorn. :lol: My wife hates them.

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Re: "Revenge of the Miller Moths"

Postby Stanton » Thu Jun 20, 2013 9:09 am

Sorry to hear that. The last couple years we've had a bumper crop of Crane flies; they're everywhere! Ugh!

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Re: "Revenge of the Miller Moths"

Postby Bob McCarty » Thu Jun 20, 2013 12:45 pm

Stanton, If you want to "trade" crane flies for miller moths, I'm sure my wife will want some extra loot thrown in. :lol:

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Re: "Revenge of the Miller Moths"

Postby Don McCombs » Thu Jun 20, 2013 6:10 pm

Get rid of all that straw,hay and feed. :lol:
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Re: "Revenge of the Miller Moths"

Postby Bob McCarty » Thu Jun 20, 2013 6:59 pm

Don, They're in the house, not the barn!

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Re: "Revenge of the Miller Moths"

Postby tmays » Thu Jun 20, 2013 7:17 pm

Are these moths the ones I see on tv flying around in Omaha at the college World Series?
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Re: "Revenge of the Miller Moths"

Postby Bob McCarty » Thu Jun 20, 2013 8:01 pm

Thomas, I haven't watched the College World Series, but here's a picture from CSU. Image Life size is about 1" in length.

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Re: "Revenge of the Miller Moths"

Postby Mr E » Thu Jun 20, 2013 8:48 pm

Not familar with these critters. But like Thomas said, there is an abundance of something similar at the CWS.
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Re: "Revenge of the Miller Moths"

Postby Don McCombs » Thu Jun 20, 2013 9:01 pm

Call the Extension Service, Bob. Maybe they know something.
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Re: "Revenge of the Miller Moths"

Postby Bob McCarty » Thu Jun 20, 2013 10:07 pm

Don, It's an annual event, they are around for about two weeks, die after 1-2 days.

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Re: "Revenge of the Miller Moths"

Postby RaymondDurban » Fri Jun 21, 2013 12:35 am

I can attest to the moths (Miller Moths most call them) being horrible around here, kind of like the love bug down south, just a real nuisance. They come in this time of year and are literally everywhere.
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