Fight against moles
There are many ways to deal with moles. This is all the more relevant because moles are very fond of spoiling not only the beds, undermining and destroying plantings, but lawns that have already become favorite. And to grow a good lawn is hard work. And to see the formerly absolutely flat green area covered with earthen mounds is ....
© H. Zell
We used battery powered tweeters and traps buried in a horizontal aisle and mouse traps with baits, but the most effective way turned out to be much simpler. Having cleared the mink from the ground, that is, having opened the mound and seeing an even clean hole, we put a rag moistened with gasoline deeper there and sprinkled it firmly with the ground, for safety, we stamped this place with our foot. Thus, we processed all the knolls and horizontal passages that were raised slightly above the ground. The next day, mounds were discovered in other places - the mole migrated. We also processed them. And so for a week. The result was simply stunned - there are no moles. It remains only to plant the lawn in bare places. The neighbors used diesel fuel instead of a rag with gasoline (they poured a small amount into the hole), but this is hardly useful for the garden.
© Pete Sturman