March 20, 2019
treehoppers

Treehoppers – the world’s strangest insect?

Treehoppers – the world’s strangest insect? Take a look and decide for yourself!  In a recent article by National Geographic, treehoppers are profiled in detail exposing […]
March 15, 2019
ticks

Ticks and Turkey Season

It’s that time of year, the weather is warming up and people are spending more time outdoors, especially turkey hunters.  Turkey season will being soon here […]
February 12, 2019
bees

Bees capable of doing math?

According to this new clip below, provided by WFXG in Augusta, Georgia, researchers have trained bees to do basic math, including addition and subtraction.  Check out […]
February 7, 2019
mosquito

Mosquito Birth Control

According to a study done at the University of Arizona, researchers have discovered a protein that could aid in controlling mosquito populations, essentially like a birth […]
November 21, 2018
fruit flies

Fruit Flies

Certainly you have left fruit out on the counter a little too long and have then seen the little tiny flying insects that appear.  These are fruit flies.  […]
February 25, 2014

How Many Bugs Can Bats Actually Eat?

Most people know that bats are mammals. But few realize that Bats account for about 20% of all mammal species. Bats are found in all parts […]
January 29, 2014

Horne’s Closed Due to Inclement Conditions

Due to inclement weather conditions, Horne’s will be closed today for non-emergency service calls. Please be safe and cautious if you have to get out and […]
January 27, 2014

Horne’s Earns 2013 ‘Best of Business’ Award by the Small Business Community Association

We are pleased to announce that Horne’s Pest Control has been selected for the 2013 Best of Business Award in “Pest Control” by the Small Business […]
January 15, 2014

Cockroaches

Cockroaches are one of the most recognized insects in the world, it is generally accepted that they can survive a nuclear blast. There are over 5000 […]