Conversation With a Mosquito

I met a mosquito family when a customer complained about them in a yard. Yes, even in the fall, mosquitoes are still a thing. The Buzzyon family immediately disliked me. I can only guess it’s because little Tippie had an anaphylactic reaction to my botanical. There was this little Punk that immediately acted like myContinue reading “Conversation With a Mosquito”


When I started this blog, I didn’t think I’d ever run out of insect knowledge to talk about. Lately, I’ve been having some writers block. In my cue of blogs, I have the beginnings of some that will be great – whenever I get them finished. I was hoping to have one completed about ticksContinue reading “I’VE GOT NOTHING TO SAY”

Endangered Species

When looking at CEU information for my applicator licensing, I came across the EPA Endangered Species website. I had no idea that some pesticide labels instruct the Certified Applicator to refer to this. It is meant to protect all things considered to be “going out of style”… well, extinct. There are 93 insects in thisContinue reading “Endangered Species”

What A Tangled Web We Weave

I have never taken a martial arts class. Well, not in a classroom setting. I have, however, done some very ninja-like moves in the middle of my pest control route. I know ALL of you starting to smile. Spiders and humans have to co-exist. Both species have beneficial qualities. I know. I know… some ofContinue reading “What A Tangled Web We Weave”