chinch bugs

Coming Soon: Chinch Bugs


Have you noticed an expanding island of dead or dying grass in your lush lawn? It could be the first sign of a serious yard pest – the chinch bug. The damage can progress rapidly in sunny places during dry, hot weather. Under these criteria, it’s easy to see how Florida lawns can be in […] Read More

Chinch Bugs Munching Your Grass

Yellow Grass?  It can be frustrating when you look out of your window and see not a lush green lawn, but a lawn with dying yellow patches.  What is causing this?  Sometimes people think that the lawn issues they see are due to drought or too much heat.  Cutting a lawn too short and leaving […] Read More

Crawling Through the Grass   Chinch bugs are small insects that feed on the sap of grass.  We don’t often think about grass having sap, but that is precisely what comes out when a blade of grass is broken. Chinch bugs use their mouthparts to pierce through the outer layer of the grass and then suck […] Read More