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Vrai
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Baton Rouge
Member since Nov 2003
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How do you get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground?
I have one right by my front door and they start getting pissed if I crank up the mower in the front. I bought one of those disposable traps from Home Depot and I've caught exactly 0, but they are still coming and going from the hole in the ground.

Any suggestions besides selling my house? I'm sure a pest control company can help, but I'd rather destroy them myself.


beebefootballfan
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re: How do you get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground?
Gasoline + Match





wickowick
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re: How do you get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground?
Pour diesel in the hole...


jimbeam
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re: How do you get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground?
Fire


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bbvdd
Alabama Fan
Memphis, TN
Member since Jun 2009
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re: How do you get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground?
hair spray and a lighter. When they come out, torch.


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SuperTusk
Alabama Fan
Member since Aug 2013
455 posts

re: How do you get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground?
pour gas down it, and put a glass cup over it so it doesn't fall over. keep their arse in there. no need to light that shite on fiyah.


Vrai
LSU Fan
Baton Rouge
Member since Nov 2003
2335 posts

re: How do you get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground?
I've thought about pouring some gas down there but I'll need to do it at night when they are all in the nest. Didn't know if anyone had dealt with them before.


NYCAuburn
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re: How do you get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground?
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Pour diesel in the hole...



This or gas, cover and do it night when they are all in there.


I hate some fricking yellow jackets


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wickowick
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re: How do you get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground?
We had a nest. I poured diesel on it and the fight was over...


CoastieGM
Member since Aug 2012
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re: How do you get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground?
Just how close to the house?

Normally I'd say go out there at night, pour a bunch of diesel, add a splash of gasoline, donate a lighted match.


Vrai
LSU Fan
Baton Rouge
Member since Nov 2003
2335 posts

re: How do you get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground?
Nice, thanks! They die tonight if this rain stops.


Vrai
LSU Fan
Baton Rouge
Member since Nov 2003
2335 posts

re: How do you get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground?
Lol...it's pretty close to the house


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bayoudude
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Houma
Member since Dec 2007
18166 posts

re: How do you get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground?
Mix up some dawn and water with a heavy concentration of dawn and pour it in the hole. It should kill them. THat or if it isn't in danger of burning the house down pour some diesel and light it.


wickowick
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re: How do you get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground?
Or you could use spray foam in a can an cocoon them. Attach a string to the foam plug and a note to pull in case of emergency...


LSUnowhas2
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Baton Rouge
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re: How do you get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground?
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no need to light that shite on fiyah.


Seems like a waste to not set them on fire.


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oleyeller
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Down South
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re: How do you get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground?
piss in the hole


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NYCAuburn
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Member since Feb 2011
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re: How do you get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground?
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THat or if it isn't in danger of burning the house down pour some diesel and light it.


you dont even need to light it, FWIW


Nascar Fan
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Columbia La.
Member since Jul 2011
17761 posts

re: How do you get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground?
Gas or diesel


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bayoudude
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Houma
Member since Dec 2007
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re: How do you get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground?
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you dont even need to light it, FWIW


Agreed but it would be too tempting not to


Croacka
Chicago Cubs Fan
Denham Springs
Member since Dec 2008
58494 posts

re: How do you get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground?
if i'm pouring gas or diesel to kill anything, ain't no way i'm not lighting it

FACT


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