Thus, drought and/or other environmental stresses during this time, in addition to root damage by grubs
, may more quickly overwhelm the grass.
IT'S THE grubs
of the carrot root fly that do the damage, tunnelling into the roots and damaging the vegetables, but it is fairly easy to set up a barrier to stop the flies laying their eggs next to the young plants.
It is orange frass that you find near the base of the tree when borers are at work, not the grubs
The sooner that you irrigate after the area is treated, the sooner the chemical will be removed, avoiding accidental contact with pets and wildlife, and the quicker it can go to work on the grubs
FANS of I'm A Celebrity will be metamortified to hear the show has dropped witchetty grubs
from its jungle menu.
Last week, Dave Moran asked for information on the fat grey grubs
he discovered on his allotment.
The most effective method is biological and involves drenching the soil with nematodes that eat the grubs
DZG's nmeerkats happily digging for grubs
while, right, Taz the wallaby and her joey are feeling right at home at the zoo
As the soil cools in October, the grubs
Normally, cool air and soil temperatures drive the grubs
deeper into the soil beyond the reach of questing skunks and birds.
ADRIENNE SAYS: These are the grubs
of daddy long legs which feed on grass roots and cause yellow and bald patches.
By digging the new border you are exposing the grubs
and leaving them open to attack by predators.