HUGE ACORNS - WHAT'S IN STORE FOR GANANOQUE THIS WINTER ?

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Real Estate Agent with Sotheby's International Realty Canada - Brokerage
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Gananoque, On

I was showing a property the other day and noticed the most amazing acorns on this oak tree.  They were HUGE!

The ground was littered with them and I was imagining the work-out the little squirrels and chipmunks would have trying to get these stored away for the winter!!

I then wondered what the reason was for them being so large? And falling whilst still green?  What's that all about??

The Farmer's Almanac tells us, in our area, to get ready for a very harsh winter; the abundance of acorns and pinecones is nature's way of looking out for the animals.

What are you seeing in your area? 

Should we follow the squirrels example and get prepared for a long harsh winter?

I don't think it could hurt!

Let me help you find a warm and cozy home for you to squirrel away for the winter . . .  Call Susan Emo, Your Favourite Gananoque Realtor, and together we'll find you the perfect place, harsh winter or not!

 

 

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Liz Wallace
Broker C21 Sherlock Homes, Rockville Centre, LI, N
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I need to run right out and get some wine and coffee.  OK I'm set.

September 21, 2012 01:34 PM
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Sharon Lee
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Susan-You best stay away from those beautiful acorn trees with your car. When they fall they will make BIG dents.

September 21, 2012 02:35 PM
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Jo-Anne Smith, Sales Representative
Oakville, Burlington and Mississauga Region Real E

Hi Susan,

I do think it will be a cold and snowy winter, although fall is supposed to be quite warm.  I noticed that the birds all started to migrate south about 2 weeks early this year...perhaps they know something we don't know?

Jo

September 21, 2012 06:12 PM
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Richard Iarossi
Crofton MD Real Estate, Annapolis MD Real Estate
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

Susan,

I cut the grass tonight, and not an acorn in sight. Mild winter I hope.

Rich

September 21, 2012 09:57 PM
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Malcolm Johnston
Trenton Real Estate
Century 21 Lanthorn Real Estate LTD., Trenton, Ontario

Ugh, I really hope we don't get a haersh winter Susan. Will you come and shovel my driveway if we do?

September 22, 2012 10:05 AM
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Sally Weatherley
Vancouver Home Staging, Home Stager Vancouver, B.C
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Susan - Our west coast squirrels are burying their umbrellas, ready for a wet, soggy winter.  I hope their eastern cousins stay warm this winter!

September 22, 2012 12:25 PM
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Brian Madigan
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RE/MAX West Realty Inc., Brokerage (Toronto)

Susan,

Excellent post. I tend to think of Gananoque only in the summer.

Brian

September 22, 2012 03:21 PM
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Mary Douglas
REALTOR, Red Feather Lakes, Colorado
United Country Ponderosa Realty

Interesting Susan- I have noticed an abundance of pine cones on the ground this year--- well, we better buckle in, it might be a harsh winter!

September 29, 2012 06:17 PM
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Barbara-Jo Roberts Berberi & Corinna Birgit Cromartie
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Charles Rutenberg Realty

Looks like a good winter for many extremely happy squirrels up there, Susan!

October 03, 2012 03:45 AM
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