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what is the coffee can and soapy water trick?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by j9sheldon, Jul 2, 2002.

  1. j9sheldon

    j9sheldon LawnSite Member
    Messages: 74

    what is the coffee can and soapy water trick? In relation to post about st. augustine problem
     
  2. KenH

    KenH LawnSite Bronze Member
    from CT
    Messages: 1,622

    Take a coffee can and cut the bottom out. Pound it into the ground about 1.5 inches. Fill with soapy water. Any insects present should rise to the surface. Good for chinch bugs, etc.
    HTH
     
  3. j9sheldon

    j9sheldon LawnSite Member
    Messages: 74

    ok, got it thanks
     

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