Why put soap on trees

STEVE SCHAPER STEVE.SCHAPER at cheswicks.toadnet.org
Mon Jan 9 17:21:00 EST 1995

In a message dated 01-04-95 Mary McHugh wrote to  All:
 MM> Actually, it is more likely that the soap is being used to repel
 MM> deer.  It is a common practice for orchards to hang bars of soap on
 MM> their acres and acres of fruit trees.  Rumor has it tho, that Irish
 MM> Spring is the most effective brand :-).
But will it keep away those pesky Leprechauns, though? That is the real
question. They keep burying chests at the base of our pine saplings.


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