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Beetles by the Boatload

Many of you have probably noticed that the San Antonio beetle population is booming. As warm temperatures abound, beetles are more active. While some beetles can cause serious harm to plants and trees, others may simply be a nuisance to people, but not actually harmful. Let’s explore a few different types of beetles found in [...]

By | 2017-03-21T16:46:54+00:00 August 8th, 2014|Pest Control|0 Comments

Summer Lawncare

Whether you are growing peppers, zinnias, or grass, soil is the foundation for a healthy plant. There are a variety of nutrients found in soil that are necessary for plant growth. When nutrients become imbalanced, plants might become discolored, growth can be stunted, or fruits and vegetables might misshape. In order to provide the best [...]

By | 2017-03-21T16:46:54+00:00 August 4th, 2014|Weed Control|0 Comments

Summer Maintenance for Athletic Fields

Summer is coming, which means water sports, barbeques, shorter days – and potential problems for sports fields while school is out. The increasing heat will cause problems for athletic fields, and regular maintenance is required to keep turf or grass healthy in the off season. Irrigation and Watering Why do so many fields become rock [...]

By | 2014-06-17T13:38:00+00:00 June 17th, 2014|Sports Field|0 Comments

Weeds are No Problem for Customers of Bob Jenkins

If a weed grows in the forest, but no one is around to see it; is it still a weed? The answer is a surprising, no! Undesirable plants found in fields, gardens, lawns, and parks are recognized as weeds, but outside of these environments, they are simply considered vegetation. For the people of San Antonio, [...]

By | 2017-03-21T16:46:54+00:00 June 13th, 2014|Weed Control|0 Comments

Just Below the Surface: June Bugs and Grub Worms

Have you noticed brown patches on your lawn, or have your plants and flowers died? Does the lawn feel spongy, or do leaves appear droopy? It might be grub worms! What are Grub Worms? Grub worms are the larvae of June beetles, otherwise known as June Bugs. These common lawn pests are approximately ½ inch [...]

By | 2017-03-21T16:46:54+00:00 May 28th, 2014|Pest Control|0 Comments

Summer Weed Control in San Antonio

With the end of winter in sight, weeds are making a comeback in San Antonio, and so is the resulting need for weed control. Weeds make a yard look less attractive, and they can start to choke out the plants that you want to keep around. They also have a tendency to spread quickly and [...]

By | 2014-04-21T14:58:00+00:00 April 21st, 2014|Weed Control|0 Comments

The Best All Natural Remedies for Fire Ants

If you've ever felt the sting of a fire ant, you know they're more than just pesky little pests. The residual pain from a fire ant sting can last for weeks. But unless you're in the business of pest control, like Bob Jenkins Pest and Lawn Services, eliminating them isn't always such a simple task. [...]

By | 2017-03-21T16:46:54+00:00 April 10th, 2014|Pest Control|0 Comments

Pest Control for Spring in San Antonio

At Bob Jenkins Pest and Lawn Services, we know the rebirth of plants is not the only thing that homeowners have coming to them in the spring season. Unfortunately, spring is also the time when San Antonio becomes plagued with spiders, fleas, ticks, and scorpions. Even rodents start making their rounds this time of year. [...]

By | 2017-03-21T16:46:54+00:00 April 10th, 2014|Pest Control|0 Comments