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Leatherjacket Crane Fly Daddy Long Legs

Symptoms How to tell if leather jackets are a problem in your garden; Lawns develop patches where the grasses turn white, straw-like and die, where the leatherjackets have attacked and fed on the grass root system. This can be distinguished from similar effects caused by lawn diseases or adverse growing conditions by lifting the affected […]

Spring is just around the corner

With spring just around the corner now is the perfect time to start preparing your lawn for the forthcoming growing season! Following yet another mild and very wet winter many lawns are suffering a variety of problems from wide spread moss, poor turf density and severe damage from pets such as leatherjackets and chaffer grubs…….. […]