there are little black bugs that are boring into cedar posts, how do I get rid of them?

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Take a sample of the borers to the local county extension office or to the nursery (not the big box store) and find out what kind of pest you have and the appropriate treatment for it.  Don't waste your money buying a general insecticide until you identify the specific problem.
by Master Gardner (13.7k points)
After you find out what kind of bug you are treating for.....It might be a good idea to seal these posts with heavy duty clear seal......has many names at your local lawn & garden store to preserve this wood.  You want a good one....
by Master Gardner (152k points)
i have little bugs almost resembling a flea on my grass and they jump around when i walk on the lawn.  What are they and how do I get rid of them.  They have killed most of my lawn.

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