Old 04-03-2000, 08:47 PM
EDL EDL is offline
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does anybody use milky spore instead of dursban, dylox or any other grub treatment, how does it compare. thanks Tom
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Old 04-05-2000, 08:31 PM
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As per this month issue of Grounds Maint. mag<br>this is becoming a less effective treatment.<p>The grubs are building up a tolerance.
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Old 04-12-2000, 09:35 PM
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Stones right, the milky spore is not as effective as it used to be. If you are looking for another alternative, try nematodes. It runs about $80 and covers approx 8000 sq ft. You put this sponge in a backpack sprayer and spray the lawn areas. They are microscopic wormlike creatures that feed on grub larvae I believe.
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