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Oliver Wright

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Is a mushroom a producer?

is mushroom a producer
Mushrooms, they're a little bit like marmite aren't they... you either love them or you hate them. Today's question isn't about liking them though! It's all about whether or not mushrooms are producers. You'll find mushrooms growing in damp, dark places and they're actually a type of fungus. Fungi are not able to make their own food as plants can. But more on that later! Let's dive in:

Can you eat possum? My in-depth guide

Can you eat possum
The internet never surprises me with its wealth of knowledge and, of course, this question came up. Can you eat possum? Many of us consider opossums as a bit of a trash animal but they are actually a viable food source. They are high in protein with a whopping 28g per 85g portion! They may not be the most beautiful creatures in the world but you could have the same argument for turkeys... and we eat those ugly things at Christmas.

Can coyotes climb trees? Let’s find out

Can coyotes climb trees
You may find yourself thinking from time to time, can coyotes climb trees? Don't worry, you're not the only one, I too have had the very same thought. Coyotes can be an annoyance for a number of reasons, mainly because they have been known to attack adults and children but mainly pets. Although these occurrences are rare, it is something that can be in the back of your mind.

Are bananas man-made? Let’s find out!

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Are bananas man-made? That’s a question that has been asked by many people over the years, and the answer is somewhat clear. Bananas (including plantains) are one of humanity's oldest and most essential foods, having been cultivated since 4000 BCE in New Guinea. Bananas are divided into two categories: dessert and cooking varieties.

What is growing out of my palm tree?

What is growing out of my palm tree
So you've noticed something different... "what on earth is that growing out of my palm tree"? Don't worry, we've all been there. It's a little unnerving when you see something odd sprouting from your palm tree. Is it parasitic? Is it normal? Is it some sort of alien lifeform taking refuge in my treasured palm tree? (probably not) Let's find out:

Philly cheesesteak on blackstone

philly cheesesteak on blackstone

The Philly cheese steak is a type of sandwich that was invented in Philadelphia, PA. The traditional ingredients are thinly sliced beef, melted cheese, sautéed onions and green peppers, and mayonnaise on an Italian roll. It is often served with…

How long should I keep my dog off new sod? Here’s the answer

How long should I keep my dog off new sod
You know, there's nothing quite like raising a dog. the simple pleasure of walking beside your pal in the fresh air, throwing a stick, and taking some quiet time away from the world with your very best friend. Unfortunately, dogs can be tough on our yards. If you've just had newly laid sod installed, you're probably wondering how long you should keep your pup off of it to give the grass a chance to take root. We have the answer!

Blackstone Zucchini Pancakes

Blackstone Zucchini Pancakes

Zucchini pancakes are a type of pancake that is made from shredded zucchini. They originated in Italy, and are often served as an appetizer, side dish or even a light lunch. Zucchini pancakes are a simple and delicious way to…