Insects in the News

August 21, 2019
Roaches

5 Reasons You May Find Roaches in Your Home and How to Prevent It

Not only can spotting a roach in your home be an unsettling sight, but it may even be a sign of an underlying infestation. If not properly […]
July 31, 2019

Top Mosquito Cities

Orkin has released it’s top mosquito cities list.  One of our neighbors in Georgia not only made the list, but was ranked as the number one […]
July 12, 2019
mosquito facts

7 Shocking Mosquito Facts You Can’t Ignore

To date, scientists have found a record of 3,500 mosquito species. That’s a lot for sure. But maybe you’ll be relieved to learn that just less than 200 of […]
June 25, 2019
bed bugs

Couches, Beds, Coffee Makers – Anywhere and Everywhere: Crazy Places People Have Found Bed Bugs

Finding bed bugs in your bed is an unpleasant and disgusting discovery. But, is it possible to find bed bugs in other areas of your home? Some people […]
June 24, 2019

Which animal species would you save?

National Geographic recently surveyed people on Facebook asking them if they could spend the rest of their lives saving one particular species, which one would it […]
June 12, 2019

Most bed bug infested cities – do you know who’s on the list?

It’s that time of year when the list for the most bed bug infested cities is released! Quite a few of the cities included on the […]
June 7, 2019
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Cockroaches

Cockroach = anxiety? I believe most people would answer yes, that a little cockroach does give them anxiety! After doing a little more research and reading […]
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 […]