Insects in the News

July 6, 2017

Could Chickens Help Keep Away Ticks?

Is it possible that chickens could help keep away ticks? Learn more in this article from The Wall Street Journal.
June 26, 2017

Predicting the Next Pandemic

Did you know that the The Wall Street Journal lists bats as the leading suspect for the next pandemic? Read more in this article! https://www.wsj.com/articles/predicting-the-next-pandemic-1498064763
June 20, 2017

Angry Man Unleashed Over 100 Bed Bugs

http://www.centralmaine.com/2017/06/02/augusta-city-center-closes-after-angry-man-unleashes-100-bedbugs/ Luckily, this was in Augusta, ME, not Augusta, GA, but did you know that an angry man unleashed over 100 bed bugs at City Hall?! […]
June 13, 2017

Bedbugs in Hotels

http://www.realtor.com/news/trends/bedbugs-in-hotels-vacation/?link=TD_mansionglobal_articles.a2aa4e199540b4fe&utm_source=mansionglobal_articles.a2aa4e199540b4fe&utm_campaign=circular&utm_medium=MOVE
May 23, 2017

Lightning Bugs are Something to Smile About

Did you know there’s even more reasons to be happy about seeing lightning bugs than their beautiful light? Learn more in this article from The Augusta Chronicle. […]
May 21, 2017

Major Bee Theft Operation Busted

http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-largest-bee-theft-fresno-county-20170517-story.html Did you know that authorities just busted a major bee theft operation? Read all the details in this article from the Los Angeles Times.
April 26, 2017

Prepare for a Bad Summer for Ticks

https://www.wsj.com/articles/prepare-for-a-bad-summer-for-ticks-1493050961Did you know that this year’s mild winter has set us up for a bad and more widespread tick season this summer? Learn more in this […]
March 30, 2017

Watch Out for Mosquitoes, Ticks and Fleas this Spring

You’ll want to be sure to watch out for mosquitoes, ticks and fleas this spring! Find out why in this article from The Augusta Chronicle. http://chronicle.augusta.com/good2know/hornes-pest-control/beware-vectors-mosquitos-ticks-and-fleas
March 28, 2017

Mosquito Season Right Around the Corner

Mosquito season is right around the corner and Richmond County, Georgiais gearing up! Learn more in this article from The Augusta Chronicle. http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2017-03-27/richmond-county-mosquito-control-gearing-mosquito-season
March 20, 2017

Drought Beetles Wreaking Havoc

Did you know that the drought is responsible for over 3.700 small beetle infestations throughout Georgia? Read more about this in the article featured in The Columbia […]