Baby grasshoppers, called "nymphs," eat young, tender vegetation such as clover, grass and fresh shoots. Adult grasshoppers prefer plants in the grass family such as corn, wheat, alfalfa and barley. More »

A drink recipe for Grasshopper can be found on Allrecipes and Food Network's websites. Allrecipes' drink, Grasshopper Cocktail, requires ingredients such as white creme de cacao, ice, creme de menthe and heavy cream. More » Pets & Animals Bugs Grasshoppers

A grasshopper ice cream drink is made by blending creme de menthe, creme de cacao and vanilla ice cream into a milkshake-like consistency. The amount of each ingredient varies depending on the recipe and a person's taste... More » Food Beverages Liquor & Cocktails

The most common predators of grasshoppers are flies. Flies place their eggs near grasshopper eggs so that when the fly eggs hatch they can feed on grasshopper eggs. In some cases, the fly larvae even feed directly on the... More » Pets & Animals Bugs Grasshoppers

Tympanic membranes allow grasshoppers and their relatives to detect the mating calls of other grasshoppers. Grasshoppers use their tympanic membranes to perceive airborne sounds from their environment, similar to the hum... More »

According to Pest Control Options, effective strategies for getting rid of grasshoppers include keeping insect-eating animals on the property and dusting plants with flour. Ducks, chickens, guinea pigs and turkeys eat gr... More »

After breeding, female grasshoppers dig a hole in the ground in which to lay their eggs by using a special tube in their abdomen known as an ovipositor. The ovipositor is first used to dig the hole, and then to deposit t... More »