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Gaulish An Artemis/Diana-like figure, the tutelary Goddess of the Ardennes Forest region. She seems to be a particular protectress of wild boars, and is imaged as riding upon one at least once. Often conflated with the Roman Diana....
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
King Arthur and the Cymry Heroes
The Celtic Britons called themselves the Cymry, which meant "fellow countrymen" in their Celtic tongue. Once Roman rule ended in Britain in about 410 A.D., a power vacuum developed, leading to the onslaught of Germanic invasions by Angles and Saxons,...
Saga of Times Past >> Legend and Prehistory
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Welcome to the Rune-of-the-Month Club! Ingwaz is the sixth rune of the third aett, and the twenty-second rune of the Elder Futhark as a whole. Its sound is that of the English “ng.” Like Thurisaz, it represents a sound written by two letters in the Roman...
Divination >> Rune Stones

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Deer, Wild Boars Wreaking Havoc on Tuscan Vineyards
Exploding populations of deer and wild boar threaten the vineyards of Tuscany, producer of Italy's famed Chianti grapes.
Culling of wild boars to resume soon
Chandrapur: The wild boar culling, which was suspended for last two months, is all set to resume soon in Chandrapur.
They Feast on the Vines of Chianti, the Swine
An exploding population of voracious wild boars and deer that savor the sugary grapes and the vines' tender sprouts, but that are also part of the region's famed landscape, hunting traditions and cuisine.
Italy's Chianti Vineyards Are Currently Under Attack by Wild Boars
Hordes of wild boars and deer have been observed feasting on vineyard grapes and threatening the production of Chianti Classico, for which the region is best known.
Wild boars causing chaos in western Canada
Between the weather, weeds and insects, we have a tough enough time keeping crops safe, but now wild boars are becoming a bigger issue in Alberta and Saskatchewan. The boars, which can weigh over 250 pounds, are eating crops and using grazing ...

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