armey worms are killing it!

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by mdb landscaping, Jul 12, 2001.

  1. mdb landscaping

    mdb landscaping LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,205

    armey worms have invaded the entire area. we put down grub/cinch bug control, but there seems to still have worms. i hear diazonon is what i should put down, but im looking for suggestions of what i should do? any comments appreciated?
  2. racerdave

    racerdave LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 260

    Diazonon is what I have been using at home.
  3. Rodney Anderson

    Rodney Anderson LawnSite Member
    Messages: 80

    Sevin works really well also. A liqiud app. in the evening is going be the most effective. since the worm doed most of its feeding at night.
  4. andyslawns

    andyslawns LawnSite Member
    Messages: 83

    I dont think i have ever seen an army worm........... somebody fill me in.
  5. dfor

    dfor LawnSite Senior Member
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  6. LoneStarLawn

    LoneStarLawn LawnSite Bronze Member
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  7. bubble boy

    bubble boy LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,020

    read in the paper today that these worms are all over the NE USA and into the eastern maritimes in Canada. Hasn't been this bad in a long time. dont feel bad about your or your customers grass, though. Farmers are losing a ton in lost crops due army worms.

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