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Welcome to the WeevilTrak℠ blog, offering you updates about annual bluegrass weevil (ABW) from industry leading researchers. This blog will provide you with timely ABW activity across the north east as well as advice on scouting and controlling them using the Optimum Control Strategy.

Latest Posts: Dr. Dan Peck

Superintendents Supreme

The greatest assets of WeevilTrak™ are the golf course superintendents that host the sites where data and observations are collected to provide information on the best timing to help control annual bluegrass weevils (ABW). The biggest commitment of a superintendent who participates in the WeevilTrak program is leaving aside untreated turf.

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Spring's Fling

Black ice and snow flurries kicked at western New York Wednesday morning, reminding us of the vagaries of spring. A step back into cooler temperatures means that plants pause and insects slow down. For the annual bluegrass weevil (ABW), immigration undoubtedly stutters.

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As Winter Wanes, Whither the Weevil?

At Robert Trent Jones Golf Course in Ithaca, NY, a weather tracker stands vigil in a field of snow. Awaiting the accumulation of growing degree-days, it is ready to participate as one of 31 golf courses across 12 states of the Northeast that serve as WeevilTrak monitoring sites.

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