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Post-Flood Mosquito Populations

Post-Flood Mosquito Populations

This year has been a rough one for many residents of Texas. The several hurricanes that struck the Gulf Coast this year have caused extensive damage to infrastructure. This is especially problematic in large densely populated cities like Houston. Homeowners will now...
The Best Insects For Your Garden

The Best Insects For Your Garden

The world is full of gardening enthusiasts that pay close attention to the arthropods existing within their gardens. All gardeners are aware of the fact that some insects are beneficial to their gardens, while others are downright damaging. If you have been gardening...
Madagascar’s Oldest Known Insect Species

Madagascar’s Oldest Known Insect Species

The island of Madagascar is a hotspot for animal diversity. This island country is home to numerous types of insect species. Given the country’s many different insect types, it is difficult for experts to pin down the oldest surviving insect located on the...
Attract More Pollinating Insects To Your Property

Attract More Pollinating Insects To Your Property

Many people are easily creeped out by insects, but gardeners are one group of people that likely appreciate their services. Of course there are plenty of plant-destroying insect pests, but these destructive insects can be eradicated from gardens in a variety of...
Invasive West Indian Drywood Termite Species

Invasive West Indian Drywood Termite Species

There are a few obscure termite species that inhabit Florida and the Gulf Coast. The most well known of these southeastern dwelling termites is referred to as the Formosan subterranean termite. There are also other termites in this region that have arrived more...
A Company That is Reliable |B & B Pest Control

A Company That is Reliable |B & B Pest Control

We know there are many pest control companies you can choose from. We know there are many that offer similar services and maybe even better prices. We know you are getting the sales pitch from their sales manager. But when push comes to shove are they reliable? Can...
Type Of Larvae Is Considered Fancy Cuisine | B&B Pest

Type Of Larvae Is Considered Fancy Cuisine | B&B Pest

We have all been made aware of the fact that insects are consumed as food in most parts of the world. Apparently, eating insects is going to become commonplace in the western world at some point in the future. But for now, the custom of eating insects is certainly a...
Man Has Cockroach In Ear! | B&B Pest Control

Man Has Cockroach In Ear! | B&B Pest Control

Nobody likes cockroaches. Seeing a cockroach skitter across the floor is enough to make some people scream in fright. However, merely spotting a cockroach within your apartment is one thing; having a cockroach nesting within your inner-ear is quite a different matter....
A New Super Malaria Strain is Running Rampant

A New Super Malaria Strain is Running Rampant

Malaria has always been one of those mosquito-borne diseases that have caused much strife and stress among humans. Millions of people are infected with this devastating disease every year, with thousands of those cases ending in death. But, since regular malaria...
Thousands Of Cars Were Recalled Because Spiders

Thousands Of Cars Were Recalled Because Spiders

I have always dreamed of having my very own Porsche 550 Spyder. And that is “spyder” with a “Y”, not an “I”. You have probably heard of spiders and other insects infesting the interiors of cars. Spiders are often found within the engines of cars and trucks. In fact,...