gophers invaded! please help

bella20128July 17, 2014

We just bought our first home. We puin a new lawn and fruit trees all around. Now our fig tree has just died and laying on the ground and there are gopher holes in the gras! Any suggestions? I hearted about the solar powered gopher stakes that are supposed to deter them from your yard?

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ken_adrian Adrian MI cold Z5

you dont say where you are ...

so i have to ask.. are you sure they are gophers???

they arent in all parts of the country ...

see link

good luck


Here is a link that might be useful: link

    Bookmark   July 17, 2014 at 5:00PM
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Where in the United States are you? The only thing Zone 10 tells anyone is what plants will most likely survive a normal winter in your area.
Have you talked with your state universities Cooperative Extension Service people about this? They will have much better information about this type of problem than most of what you may find on the internet which is fraught with myth. There is no evidence that those solar powered things actually work.

    Bookmark   July 18, 2014 at 7:17AM
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