downloadYards around Old River-Winfree seem to have been rampaged last year by pests that have left yards brown and killing off grass altogether.  This is, in part, to the drought conditions we have endured in the last two years.

To prepare for Spring 2013, let’s try to get a head start and identify those pests.

THE BATTLE IS ON TO TAKE BACK OUR YARDS!

Lawncare specialists are welcome to post!

From Texas A&M Research Department:

 

Billbugs?

Click here for Billbugs

 Chinchbugs?

Click here for Chinchbugs

White Grubs?

Click here for White Grubs

 

These are just a few of the pests eating at our lawns in Old River-Winfree.  Click here to see the full list of Texas Lawn Pests!

This link will also help you with “How to Mow Your Grass”.  Are we mowing it too much; to short?  “How to Fertilize and What Fertilizer is Right for Your Lawn”.

We have found that for Texas, Texas A&M Research Teams are the best source for information on just about anything Texan; from birds to vegetables and more!

Here is the webpages where we got this information:  AggieTurf

Department of Soil & Crop Sciences