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Chinch Bugs: What Are They? How to Treat Them?

Chinch Bugs

Chinch Bugs: What Are They? Chinch bugs (Blissus leucopterus) may be tiny, but they pack a big punch when it comes to lawn damage. Measuring only about 1/6 of an inch long, these minuscule pests feed voraciously on turfgrass stems. They suck the blades dry and inject harmful toxins into the grass. Residents of Birmingham, […]

Crape Myrtle Bark Scale Treatment

What is Crape Myrtle Bark Scale? The emergence of the Crape Myrtle Bark Scale dates back to its identification in Texas in 2004, marking it as a relatively recent addition to the threats faced by Crape Myrtle trees. Despite its recent appearance, this pest has swiftly gained prominence, particularly in the Dallas-Fort Worth region, where […]

Spittlebug Treatment

Chinch Bugs

What Are Spittlebugs? During spring, you might notice tiny clusters of sticky, frothy bubbles on various plants in your garden or yard. These blobs of white foam are made by young spittlebugs, which are small insects belonging to the same group as aphids and other true bugs, called Hemiptera. In North America, there are over […]