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    What's this bug that's eating my tree??

    These little bugs are all over one of my trees. Does anybody know what kind they are?



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    Re: What's this bug that's eating my tree??

    Japanesse beetle.



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    Re: What's this bug that's eating my tree??

    I think that's a Japanese Beetle



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    Re: What's this bug that's eating my tree??

    How do I get rid of them? They're eating all the leaves on my trees.



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    Re: What's this bug that's eating my tree??

    Quote Originally Posted by CyCrazy View Post
    Japanesse beetle.
    Things are freakin' annoying on the course...



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    Re: What's this bug that's eating my tree??

    The Japanese Beatle is on the watch list at ISU. This is becoming a major problem with crops.



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    Re: What's this bug that's eating my tree??

    Quote Originally Posted by cyadict View Post
    How do I get rid of them? They're eating all the leaves on my trees.
    Just let them pass, you can spray Sevin on your tree if you want. They shouldn't be around much longer, and if your tree is mature enough it wont kill your tree.



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    Quote Originally Posted by CyDude16 View Post
    Things are freakin' annoying on the course...
    Man-up Sally



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    Sally...man that hurts!



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    Re: What's this bug that's eating my tree??

    Quote Originally Posted by CyCrazy View Post
    Man-up Sally

    Says a guy who's got a picture of Audrey freaking Hepburn in his signature. I bet you have a hat just like that too.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Bipolarcy View Post
    Says a guy who's got a picture of Audrey freaking Hepburn in his signature. I bet you have a hat just like that too.
    Miss Hepburn is a beauty to behold. I would have a hat like that if I could pull it off.



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    Re: What's this bug that's eating my tree??

    Yeah its a Japanese beetle. Awful little bastards. You can either spray your tree to try and kill them or catch them manually and put them in a bucket of soapy water for the guaranteed kill.


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    Re: What's this bug that's eating my tree??

    Quote Originally Posted by CyDude16 View Post
    Things are freakin' annoying on the course...
    They were ALL over a course I played last week. I think they were in a mating frenzy. There were balls of them on the fairways and greens.



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    Re: What's this bug that's eating my tree??

    I do not know a lot about this insect. But I have been reading that they are also that their larve are big lawn eaters as well. Get a handle on them now. I am having some major grub problems and from what I'm finding on the internet, these guys are the contributors.

    On a side note. Why does all this bad **** come from Asia? How is any living thing still left there?



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    Re: What's this bug that's eating my tree??

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonefan94 View Post
    I do not know a lot about this insect. But I have been reading that they are also that their larve are big lawn eaters as well. Get a handle on them now. I am having some major grub problems and from what I'm finding on the internet, these guys are the contributors.

    On a side note. Why does all this bad **** come from Asia? How is any living thing still left there?


    No, they are not lawn eaters.



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