Yellow Jackets

beegood_gwAugust 19, 2011

And here I was thinking how lucky I was that there were non around. Well all of a sudden the place is invaded. They are every where on every thing. HELP!!!!.

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marricgardens

I was wondering where mine went,LOL. Marg

    Bookmark   August 19, 2011 at 7:13PM
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beegood_gw

Well every last one of them plus a few thousand they picked up along the way are now here. I'll try and send them to someone else.

    Bookmark   August 19, 2011 at 7:51PM
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Konrad___far_north(3..just outside of Edmonton)

Haven't seen many this year...dryer weather will help them allot,.. but I'm not prying for rain right now. Hopefully you have no nest near you.

    Bookmark   August 20, 2011 at 12:51AM
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Ginny McLean_Petite_Garden

Beegood ~ I suggest you post a help wanted on the pests forum. I can't remember how I did the wasp trap thing 2 summers ago but I think it involved a banana peel and beer or something. It at least cut down on the amount of them.

    Bookmark   August 20, 2011 at 1:45AM
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nutsaboutflowers(2b/3a)

Ooh. That sounds interesting.

Please let us know the "recipe" if you get one.

    Bookmark   August 20, 2011 at 1:49AM
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Ginny McLean_Petite_Garden

This is the basic recipe for that trap only I have heard it made it made with beer instead of sugar water. I think you can also use any sweet pop.

http://www.ehow.com/how_1740_make-trap-yellow.html

    Bookmark   August 20, 2011 at 12:12PM
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