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Grubs in your lawn?

a guide for lawn care professionals and homeowners

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white grubs held in the hand
White Grubs


Disclaimer: Please read pesticide labels prior to use. The information contained here is not a substitute for a pesticide label. Trade names used herein are for convenience only; no endorsement of products is intended, nor is criticism of unnamed products implied. Laws and labels change. It is your responsibility to use pesticides legally.

Always consult with your local Cooperative Extension office for legal and recommended practices and products.

This brochure is published by the New York State Integrated Pest Management Program (NYS IPM), which is funded through Cornell Univ., Cornell Cooperative Extension, the New York State Dept. of Agriculture and Markets, the New York State Dept. of Environmental Conservation, and USDA-NIFA. Revised by J. Grant, NYS IPM, from original text by J. Lamboy, J. Grant, C. Koplinka-Loehr, and M. Haining, NYS IPM; and M. Villani, Cornell University. Illustrations and design by K. English, NYS IPM. Unless otherwise noted, photographs by J. Ogrodnick, NYSAES Photo. Cornell Cooperative Extension provides equal program and employment opportunities.