All living organisms, specifically insects, need three things to maintain life: shelter, food, water. When you take ONE of these Pest Triangle items out of the equation, the likelihood of survival goes WAY down. (See previous blog- The Corner Store) We all know about sanitation. Doing some much needed cleaning, takes away harborage: AKA –Continue reading “DE-trimental DE-fence”
During this pandemic, I keep hearing about how we all should take our down time to learn something, like a new skill, or get some education. I haven’t really had that much down time. I am one of those essential workers. I am fortunate enough to still work 40 hours a week. Although, some ofContinue reading “Skills For A Pandemic”
When unpacking those holiday decorations, look out for some pests that may have been hiding all year.
In January 2018, we moved into a very small rural community. Within the city limits are about forty-five houses, some of which are empty. The transition from a population of 50,000 to a population of 150 was easy. The hubs and I fit right in. Our new neighbors, became new friends in a matter ofContinue reading “Sentenced To Community Service”
“I will be happy to come remedy your insect issues, but here is your warning….. I am not going to politely shoo them outside. There will be bodies: some laying dead on your kitchen floor, some running for a safe place, and some you will never see. One thing is certain – you WILL noticeContinue reading “There Will Be Some Fallout”