Mole Crickets

  • How to Diagnose & Manage Mole Crickets

    In this webinar on GCSAA TV, Rick Brandenburg, Ph.D., and Lane Tredway, Ph.D., discuss monitoring and management strategies for mole crickets in turf. The focus is on species identification, life cycles and reproduction, damage, habitat, food sources and monitoring strategies.

  • Turf: Six-legged villains

    This Turf column covers research on annual bluegrass weevils, chinch bugs, billbugs, mole crickets, nematodes, and more. Read this column in the December 2013 issue of Golf Course Management magazine.

  • Local Knowledge: Mole Cricket Control with Tim Hiers

    In this Local Knowledge series on GCSAA TV, Tim Hiers, CGCS at The Old Collier Golf Club, in Naples, Fla., demonstrates his method of controlling mole crickets on the golf course. 

  • Management and Control of Southern Turf Insects

    In this webinar on GCSAA TV, Mark Coffelt, Ph.D., offers insights on the biology and behaviors of insects such as white grubs, mole crickets, billbugs, chinch bugs and red imported fire ants. He also discusses best practices for effective chemical and IPM control options.

  • Selecting zoysiagrass: Pest tolerance and other criteria

    With more than 30 zoysiagrass cultivars to choose from, which one is best? Read this article in the June 2010 issue of Golf Course Management magazine.