Cristiangee said:I found these blue worm/Rollie polli looking things in my soil, can someone please tell me what these are and if they're bad or good to your garden before I even use the soil
If they are widespread in the lawn and garden, a spray of beneficial nematodes or an application of milky spore powder will help a lot. Both seek grubs to feed on and will spread throughout the soil for years as long as there are grubs. Neither are harmful to beneficial insects like worms or bees or ladybugs.
Milky spore only works if they are Japanese beetle grubs (and in at least some areas is not as effective as it was once thought to be). There are several similar related grubs that are not Japanese beetles so these would need to be identified to determine if milky spore is an option.
You are quite correct about milky spore attacking only "japanese" beetle larvae, though I thought all scarab beetle grubs are included in that category.
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