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How can I conrol twig girdler beetles?

Zone Potomac MD | johnmnelson811@verizon.net added on June 19, 2017 | Answered

I have a saw-tooth oak that appears to be infected by twig girdler beetles. Small branches and twigs have been dropping from my tree for a couple weeks now. This tree is very big and towers over my 2-story house. What can I do to help the tree and get rid of the beetles?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on June 22, 2017

This link will help you.
https://www.ces.ncsu.edu/depts/ent/notes/O&T/trees/note96/note96.html
I would also suggest talking with your County Extension Office to see if specific treatment for this pest in your region.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/extension-search/

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