Utah State University Extension
There are a number of insects that can cause aesthetic and economic loss to turfgrass in Utah – in home lawns as well as in athletic fields and on recreational lands. Good turfgrass cultural practices are the primary way to prevent insect infestation and turfgrass damage.
Alston, Diane and Kopp, Kelly, "Turfgrass Cultural Practices and Insect Pest Management" (2010). All Current Publications. Paper 975.