Wood Worms?

Chris Heider heiderc at bcc.orst.edu
Fri Nov 3 16:45:26 EST 1995


I know there is a thing in the Amazon called a "grub" that lives in rotting 
palm wood...Delicious!  

I wouldn't worry about it.

On Mon, 30 Oct 1995, John Skilton wrote:

> I just noticed some little creatures living in my firewood pile.  They look
> like tiny worms - no more than 1/2 inch in length - and they've bored little
> holes in the pieces of wood.  Someone told me they may be "wood worms", but
> I've never heard of such a thing.
> 
> Does anyone know anything about the existence of wood worms?  Is there a
> product on the market that will kill them without making my firewood toxic
> when it burns?  Will the upcoming cold weather and frost kill them?  Any
> insights would be appreciated.
> 
> 
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