Tips to help you control and prevent weeds on your lawn or alley, prevent or get rid of insects in your home, and finally control and keep away rats and mice.
Adult potato beetles are orange with 10 black stripes on their backs. Their larvae are red to orange with two rows of black dots along their sides. Look for orange to yellow eggs on the underside of leaves, generally in groups of 30.
Ants can be a big problem if they get into your kitchen. Here are a few steps to avoid them in your house. Attracted by sweets and starchy foods, or affected by extreme conditions like flooding or drought can quickly cause ants to relocate their colony inside your home.
Slugs and snails are slimy mollusks that are similar looking other than slugs lack a shell. To help control, apply baits or controls in areas of high moisture, or under plants with heavy foliage, and it can greatly help reduce the population.
The dangers of that sting increase considerably if someone in your family is allergic. So what can you do about it? Here are some ways to keep your family safe during wasp and hornet season.