Order 2016 Almanac Now - Get 3 FREE Gifts
Read an article that says theRead an article that says the black are not the banded woolly bear. "People, however, can be mistaken into thinking there will be a harsh winter because they looked at the wrong caterpillar. "There is a pure black woolly bear relative that is often confused with the banded woolly bear," Raupp said." The one's I have been seeing in southern Ohio are a bit more than 1/3 brown or orange, black at both ends.

2015 Special Edition Garden GuideCooking Fresh with The Old Farmer's AlmanacThe Almanac Monthly Digital MagazineWhat the heck is a Garden Hod?