Recent research seems to indicate that bad weather cuts down on insect reproduction, at least for the short-term. As Smithsonian Magazine and other media outlets reported, when researchers studying insect behavior simulated changes in air pressure (which often signify stormy weather approaching), the bugs showed a significant decrease in mating and breeding activity.
Insect Growth Regulators are a relatively newer class of pest control agents that have less harmful effects on our environment. In this article, we will discuss ways that Insect Growth Regulators can be used to control flea infestations for the do it yourself pest controller.
The resurgence of this age old pest has become a significant problem in dorm rooms, hotels, apartments, and permanent residences alike. Today’s mobile society and the loss of key pesticide tools present a unique challenge for Pest Management Professionals trying to successfully control bed bugs. A variety of methods need to be implemented for a successful management program.
It is important to review all of your options when eliminating ants in your home and yard. Ants, love them or hate them, they are here to stay. There are more nuisance ants then there are days in a week. Busy little workers, they are always moving here or there, carrying some large prize with […]
As much as we love our pets, the burden of keeping fleas at bay is enough to deter even the most avid pet lover. It is imperative that we keep fleas from infesting our living areas in the first place, so I’ve compiled a few suggestions that you can use easily to keep fleas from […]
Better yet, maybe we should just start with, WHAT is an insect growth regulator? The quick and easy answer: An insect growth regulator is a substance that is able to STOP insect larvae from turning into an adult. And now you may be asking, and WHAT does that have to do with me? Well, if […]
How to Apply Gentrol Aerosol Insect Growth Regulator Gentrol is an Insect Growth Regulator used for a large list of insects Gentrol Aerosol DIRECTIONS FOR USE It is a violation of Federal Law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling. GENERAL INFORMATION G E N T […]
how do you get rid of cockroaches? my neighbor has roaches bad, she told me she has tried gels, sprays sulfur, seven dust, exterminator, everything she could think o , she even went to the local feed store and bought something and nothing seems to work, she is a good house keeper . I would […]
Guide to using products contained in Flea control kits Talstar PL Apply the Talstar granules @ a rate of 2# per 1000 sq. ft. of yard. This will control fleas for 4-6 months outdoors. This is a great way to treat your yard for ants, grubs, fleas and ticks for the whole […]
We received a question about our flea kit so I thought it deserved a blog: “Thanks for the quick delivery. I have two workshops, about 1000 square feet each, and also a yard with a flea infestation. Can you tell me how best to utilize this kit? Thanks” Flea Kit for HEavy […]