Anyone seeing a huge mosquito hatch after the rains?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by olderthandirt, Jul 12, 2006.

  1. olderthandirt

    olderthandirt LawnSite Platinum Member
    from here
    Posts: 4,900

    Its really bad around here. You mow with a good coating of deet on and try to avoid going out at dusk. Rains are great for the grass and the little biting SOB
     
  2. daveintoledo

    daveintoledo LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,587

    picked me up and carried me away yesturday... getting chowed close to the trees :)
     
  3. dwlah

    dwlah LawnSite Senior Member
    from Argo Al
    Posts: 558

    IF it would rain around here for any amount of time we might have a mosquito problem Only place Ive had a problem is when I go fishing in the evening on the river:) but its always ben like that since I was a kid
     
  4. Idealtim

    Idealtim LawnSite Senior Member
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    I'm getting eaten alive at dawn and dusk, especially near the woods.
     
  5. bugpage

    bugpage LawnSite Member
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    heat and rain make for mosquito breeding thats for sure.

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  6. sikagrass

    sikagrass LawnSite Member
    Posts: 238

    This is the mildest skeeter season we have ever had. I sure dont miss them.Who knows what they are spraying with but it works.Still on my first can of OFF in the truck , just havent needed it ...yet.
     

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