Even Alaska Has Problems With Insect Pests

Even Alaska Has Problems With Insect Pests

Most people do not dream about a life in Alaska, as this state is not often considered a paradise. However, if you were hardpressed to name one benefit of living in Alaska you may mention a lack of insect pests. While it is true that southern states certainly see more...
Two Hundred Roaches In A Suitcase

Two Hundred Roaches In A Suitcase

Going to the airport can be stressful. The security is anything but lax and now appearing naked in front of TSA officials is a normal part of plane travel. However, security officials can have stressful experiences while working at airports too, as one recent “case”...
Bees Have Been Used As Political Symbols

Bees Have Been Used As Political Symbols

Since bees are social insects that form colonies that contain caste systems, it is easy to compare them to humans living under a monarchical government. It would not be surprising to learn that bees have been compared to humans ever since the Greek ages. No matter...
Pest Travel Tips From The Pros

Pest Travel Tips From The Pros

Why do we need tips for a pest-free vacation?   Pest-transmitted diseases are on the rise.  West Nile Virus is a great case in point – case numbers are doubling year to year.   However, this is by far just a microcosm of the big picture.  The truth is travelers...