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Those first warm days of the spring have you outside in the yard walking around and planning that great summer garden. You walk through the grass and suddenly, underfoot you feel that give. You feel the depression just under the ground and you know there is something burrowing in your yard. Even with dogs in the yard you can still be held up with little critter problems. Most of the time these burrowing beasts are moles or voles. Do you know how to get rid of these guys?
Another big problem with voles is that they will make a mockery of your garden. You have to protect your land and your crops from these little creatures. This can be a seriously frustrating struggle, if you are unprepared. This article is one homesteaders perspective on how to eliminate the problem of voles in the backyard. Its not the only method but its an effective one.