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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.

Archive: September 2017

Evaluate Now, Plan for Next Year

As the weevil population winds down in northern New England, it's not too early to plan for next year. While your memory is still fresh, ask yourself what worked, what didn't. If you took good written records, you have the data you need. If you didn't write it down, do it now while you can still remember

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ABW activity winding down in New England

This year has been unusually "quiet" for ABW activity in southern New England. At least I received very few phone calls or e-mails asking how to manage populations this year. I believe that is in part because the summer was much cooler than recent summers, and we had timely rainfall, at least in most of the region. So in other words, the turf has not been under as much agronomic stress as it was in 2016.

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