Mythology and Folklore of Deer

In many European mythologies, the deer was associated with woodland deities. Two tales of Artemis, the Greek goddess of the wilderness, tell of her wrath and retribution visited upon those who trespassed into her domain. By controlling the weather she kept King Agamemnon's fleet bound for Troy confined to port, to avenge the killing of … Continue reading Mythology and Folklore of Deer

Deer? Try Herbs.

Feeding deer is a bad idea; once they are attracted to an area, it's difficult to keep them away.  In many parts of the United States, deer feast on every garden they can find, chomping and stomping their way through whole neighborhoods with little regard for aesthetics and no sense of fair play. Some frustrated … Continue reading Deer? Try Herbs.