• Field crickets are ½"-1/8" in length.
  • They are black and shiny with wings that cover their body.
  • Field crickets are common crop damaging pests but are nuisance pests in structures because of their constant chirping.
  • Field crickets generally do not live long after entering a structure.


  • Exterior perimeter treatments will control and prevent further field cricket populations.
  • Treatment around windows and doors will also help control cricket populations.
  • Treatments to basements and garages may be needed to control existing cricket infestations.