Old 08-23-2006, 11:50 PM
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Chicago-already seeing grub damage

One of my lawns has grub damage (8-21-06)-is this kind of soon in the year? They did not want grub protection.
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Old 08-24-2006, 12:05 AM
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We've had it here for sometime, too. It's that time again, and it's going to get worse.

Thank you, Dad - for always being the dad that you were. You truly are my hero. You always were.
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Old 08-24-2006, 12:15 AM
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saw it here

a week ago. with the rainfall we've had it is going to be an interesting fall. i can't wait to hear the customers who didn't get grub prevention ask, "what is that brown spot"..."oh, grubs, well i have a lawn care company so my lawn doesn't get brown spots like that". my bad cheap ass, next year i'll pay for yours.
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Old 08-24-2006, 07:31 AM
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I noticed grubs a couple weeks ago. I am about 2 hours north of chicago.
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Old 08-24-2006, 01:22 PM
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Been seeing them here, in small amounts, for 2 weeks here in CT. Localised hot spots mostly. Should be an interesting year. Stock up on Dylox early!!
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Old 08-25-2006, 07:28 PM
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few beetles here.

We had another very light beetle season here in southeastern massachusetts, second consecutive season. I expect we will get hit hard next season.
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Old 08-25-2006, 07:42 PM
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I'm Seeing grubs in my neck of Chicago as well.
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