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FIRST FROST IS LATE ACROSS MUCH OF THE COUNTRY

In a new article from the Associated Press, Weather Underground reports that 25% fewer states have had a freeze so far this fall than in normal years. A shorter freeze season means longer allergy season, longer mosquito and tick season, longer agricultural pest season, and cascading effects on plant and animal interactions.

Date: 
10/27/2017