b'Pioneering Marina Founder Your First Step To Lake Living.Lake Anna Realty Can Help With All Your Remembered Fondly Lake Anna Real Estate Needs!Rosamond Claire Edenton,by her mother, Vera Pulliam 82,ofSpotsylvania,passedWilsonandgrandparents, away on Tuesday, August 6,Jeff Pulliam and Lottie Oaks 2019atMaryWashingtonPulliam.Sales & Hospital.She was a member of GoodVacationRosamond was the co-ownerHope Baptist Church. Survi- Rentals! Located across from New Bridge Landing Shopping Centerof Sturgeon Creek Marina atvors include her son, Wayne1425 New Bridge Rd., Mineral, VA 23117Lake Anna. For many years,Campbell Edenton (Karena); visitors would be greeted bygrandchildrenCeliaDenise540.894.8888www.lakeannarealty.comlakeanna@lakeannarealty.comher husband, the late Camp- Edenton and Christopher Al-bell Edenton, during the earlylen James; and many nieces morning hours at the marinaand nephews. She was pre-gate. Rosamond would keepceded in death by her hus- Keep Algae In thetackleshopstaffedandband, Lewis Campbell Eden-laterhelpedwiththeboatton;daughterDeniseVeraCheck At Your Dock!dealership. Gentry; and mother Vera. RosamondwasalovingIn lieu of flowers, donations mother,grandmother,andamay be made to St. Jude at devoted wife. She was raisedwww.stjude.org. LKABarley Straw One Way Residentswith ClearvueAre Combating Algae Blooms Barley StrawLastyearLakeAnnahom- Keepinmindbarleystrawproven effective to combat algae bloomseowners and businesses weredoes not kill algae, although it$35/bale plus taxcaught a bit unprepared for thehas been proven to prevent and first of what looks to be the newslowalgaegrowthwithoutaf-summer norm - harmful algaefecting plants, fish, frogs, snails, bloom advisories (HAB) issuedturtles, humans, pets or wildlifeDelivery includedbythe VirginiaDepartmentofof any kind.Health. If the color of the water is peaCall 540.894.3540 or email us at This year though, some weregreenand/orgreenscummylkalife@earthlink.net to order ready should the inevitable oc- stuff are floating on the top ap-cur. TheHABsdidreturnlastplying barley will help to clear itbarley straw by the bale.monthandsomearefightingup. However, It will take longer back using a unique and naturalto work if there is an ongoing al-solution. gae problem already presentIn recent years, the use of Barley straw is non-toxic, in-barley straw has become moreexpensive,longlasting,low commonasanalternativemaintenancehasbeneficialef-methodforcontrollingexces- fects and it works. Barley straw sive algae growth, notes Penncarries no use restrictions and is State University Senior Exten- completely safe for use in water.sion Associate; Water ResourcesIf the straw is applied to warm-Coordinator Brian Swistock. er water (above 70F), it may be-While barley straw does notcome effective in as little as one killexistingalgae,itdoesin- to two weeks. In any case, barley hibit the growth of new algaestraw remains effective for ap-and can prevent it from grow- proximately six months after ap-ing if placed in the water earlyplication.enough. The most common applicationTheexactmechanismisis about two to three bales perLake AnnaBusiness poorlyunderstood,surface acre of water (or aboutPartnershipbutitseems10 to 25 grams of strawLake Anna Life & TimesLate Summer 2019thatbar- per square me-leystraw,ter ofarea). whenex- Clearvue3posedtoBarleyis sunlightonelo- 3and in thecalsource presence ofofbarley oxygen, pro- s t r a w duces a chemi- bales resi-calthatinhibitsdents have algae growth.turnedtoUsers can simply staketohelpthem out a bale in the shallowcontrolalgaenatu-water near their docks or takerally. Owners of Clearvue bunches from a bale, put it in aBarley even offer free delivey to mesh bag and anchor the baghomes around the lake.near the dock. A floatation de- The product is fungicide free, vice of some kind is also helpfulfresh from the field so it begins to keep the barley suspended. to combat algae quickly.21LKA'