Mole control in front yard

Asked November 26, 2018, 2:56 PM EST

Are there any natural remedies to get rid of moles or gophers. Do coffe grounds and/or a mixture of caster oil, cayane pepper and dish detergent applied on the mole hill act as repellents? Do you have other suggestions?

Washington County Oregon moles gophers horticulture

1 Response

These publications may contain some useful insights for you: “Moles” (Washington State University) http://cru.cahe.wsu.edu/cepublications/eb1028/eb1028.html “Living with Wildlife – Moles” http://wdfw.wa.gov/living/moles.html “Moles” University of California) http://www.ipm.ucdavis.edu/PMG/PESTNOTES/pn74115.html And contact these two professional resources: 1. Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife (Portland office 503-231-6179) 2. Dana Sanchez, Oregon State University Extension Wildlife Specialist; 541-737-6003 In the end, you may decide to hire a licensed trapper.