Mole control in front yard
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?
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.