Humane methods of treating a lawn for moles include using a castor oil and dish soap mixture or planting chocolate lilies or garlic to act as a repellent. Harsher methods involve killing the mole with poison bait or spring traps.Continue Reading
Castor oil is a common ingredient in mole repellents. PestKill.org recommends mixing one cup of castor oil with 2 tablespoons of dish soap and spreading it throughout the yard once per month and after it rains as a preventative measure.
Spring traps are the most common types of traps used to kill moles. Moles activate these traps when they attempt to reopen holes patted down by hand.Learn more about Furry Pests