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Ash aphids

Adult ash aphids infest the bottom of this currant plant leaf. (Pat Munts/SR photo)
Adult ash aphids infest the bottom of this currant plant leaf. (Pat Munts/SR photo)

They'll be swarming sometimes
when we are out walking;
we suspect it's for romance,
but the aphids aren't talking.

Tom Wobker, The Bard of Sherman Avenue



D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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