Author Archives: Tice Brashear

About Tice Brashear

Tice Brashear is the President of Brashear Realty Corporation. He is a licensed real estate broker and has over 37 years experience in selling land, farms, acreage, commercial and investment properties. He is a past President of the Georgia Association of Realtors and a past President of the Augusta Board of Realtors.

Pond Siphon Systems

Prior to the 1970s almost all pond drainage and overflow systems were made out of galvanized pipe.  A pipe was embedded during construction at the bottom of the pond with a standpipe protruding upward to the desired level of the … Continue reading

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Cicadas return after 13 years

If you have been hearing a mysterious howling noise from the woods around our area, you may have wondered what caused this strange din.  Most likely it emanates from a most unlikely creature — the cicada.  There are over 2500 … Continue reading

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Rising Food Prices? — Brace yourself!

If you have been to the grocery lately, you probably had sticker shock when you went through the cashier line.  Despite the fact that we have been told that consumer prices have been holding steady, grocery prices have been insidiously … Continue reading

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Animal Inventory

  One of the best things you can do for the good stewardship of your property, is to provide a good habitat for the animals on your property.  You might be tempted to think there are none there when you … Continue reading

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Rabbit Tobacco (Gnaphalium obtusifolium)

  Rabbit Tobacco is abundantly found throughout our area of Georgia.  It can be found in almost any fallow field.  The leaves of this plant were often smoked by Indians and early settlers in pipes.  The astringent taste leaves much … Continue reading

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