jaeger Backyard Almanac - a cheerful but disgusting tale from guest host Sparky Stensaas By Lisa Johnson • Sep 22, 2017 ©Sparky Stensaas. Used with permission. Photo-naturalist Sparky Stensaas joins us as guest host of Backyard Almanac this morning, and brings us a story you probably won't hear over the breakfast table. And there's a good reason for that. It's Jaegerfest at Wisconsin Point this weekend! Find out more about all the events here!