Department of Entomology
The purposes of the research work carried on from 1947 to 1953 by the South Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station were: to study the distribution and seasonal abundance of cattle grubs in South Dakota; to measure effects of grub infestations and methods of control on rates of gain of feed lot cattle; to evaluate and improve methods of control; and to investigate the practicability of cattle grub control on an area or community-wide basis.
controlling cattle grubs, H. Lineatum, common grub, northern grub
South Dakota Experiment Station, South Dakota State College of Agriculture and Mechanical Arts
Lofgren, J. A.; Roberts, I. H.; Berndt, W. L.; and Rasmussen, K., "Cattle Grubs and Their Control in South Dakota" (1954). Research Bulletins of the South Dakota Agricultural Experiment Station (1887-2011). 435.