Old 08-24-2001, 01:17 AM
Bluejerm Bluejerm is offline
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Grass pests

I need help. I have some lawns that the grass in dying very rapidly. Seems like I could just pick it up like fresh sod but it is dry and hald dead. It isn't a watering problem cause u can see the brown spots growing. what and how do I stop it?
Jeremy Robbins
Central Sun Lawn Services
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Old 08-24-2001, 01:23 AM
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Sounds like grubs.
John W Bell
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Old 09-15-2001, 09:27 PM
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Yeah, move over about 1 foot from where the dead spots are, grab the turf with both hands and pull. You should see them right there.
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Old 09-15-2001, 09:48 PM
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How did I miss this one? Is it St. Augustine? If so, I will bet on it being chinch bugs. If it is bahia, I would guess mole crickets.
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Old 09-20-2001, 01:46 AM
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Tell your customer to call a lic. pest control company in Fla. if you get caught treating grubs it can cost you $$$$.
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