grubs - Knowledgebase Question

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Question by jed3817
May 23, 2009
what are the signs of infestation of grubs


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Answer from NGA
May 23, 2009

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Grubs feed on grass roots until the grass dries out and dies. The turf can easily be pulled back like a carpet. Turf can survive some feeding. Less heavily watered turf should be scouted for grubs in early July. Peel back the grass. Just a couple grubs per square foot are not a problem to an otherwise healthy lawn. Ten or more per square foot are necessary to justify treatment.

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