Category Archives: Leatherjackets and Crane Flys

Leatherjackets are the larvae stage of the common crane fly and spend the winter months in the soil eating their way through the roots of grass.

These grubs can be very damaging to a lawn. If a large animal such as a badger or fox finds these grubs on your lawn then they can rip up your entire lawn overnight.

In these pages find out how to identify if you have these pests in your lawn, and how to treat them.