How To Get Rid Of Sod Webworm

Just like every other pest, you might want to know how to get rid of sod webworm. Sod webworms can be a menace to your lawn because they live and thrive in turfgrass. They can cause brown or yellow patches all over your turf and the situation can get worse as they increase in population.

Steps on How to Get Rid of Sod Webworm

Sod webworms might look tiny and harmless but they will definitely ruin your beautiful lawn. 

The first step to take in eliminating any pest causing insect is identification. Determine and be sure of what you are up against.

Inspection and Identification

After you must have confirmed the presence of sod webworms in your lawn you can now proceed to treatments. Have in mind that these worms are active at night.

Treatments on How to Get Rid of Sod Webworm

Final Note

After successfully eliminating sod webworms, try to always keep your lawn wet and healthy. Mowing your lawn and removing thatch will destroy any sub webworm habitats and reduce re-infestation.

Sod webworms can hide in burrows when they are inactive. To make your search easy and lure them out, you can simply apply a mixture of liquid dishwasher and water. Apply on suspected areas or patches. This will push them out.