Some wasp nests are in positions that are easy to deal with on a DIY basis, but, be warned, take great care and do not tackle wasp nests from upon ladders. Wasps, although annoying, should be thought of as beneficial insects. They prey mainly on other insects, many of which are pests. In general, they avoid human activity and should only be considered a nuisance when nesting near homes or high traffic areas.
Many insects which occur in lawns are beneficial insects. They provide a form of natural control of pest insects or assist in the breakdown of organic matter so nutrients can be returned to the soil
Eating Insects also known as Entomophagy is branded as a new solution to tackle hunger and the world food crisis. Think you have never eaten insects and never will ? Well think again. Chances are you probably already have.
Nobody likes or enjoys insects in their homes; they cause a lot of damage and can be a nuisance. Crawling insects are effectively controlled by treating surfaces with long lasting (residual) insecticide
A variety of different insects attack cereals, flour, herbs, spices, chocolate, dried fruits and similar items in our homes.Insects found in flour and cereal are often referred to as weevils.
Insects use many different semiochemicals, chemicals that convey messages between organisms. (The Greek word "semeio" means sign.) Although semiochemicals may seem analogous to tastes or smells perceived by humans, the use of such compounds by insects is characterized by a high degree of sensitivity and specificity.
Unwanted insects in your garden are just that: unwanted. Unwanted insects may eat and destroy your crops, something shared by any farmer or home gardener. Organic gardening is a means of controlling unwanted insects naturally, without the use of dangerous pesticides. There are many ways to control garden unwanted insects naturally that are also cheap, easy and good for the earth.
Have you fallen prey to one or more perverted predators, selling you their latest "get rich quick" scam? Do you want to learn how to avoid that very unpleasant experience?
In this article, we will discuss the role of associated pheromones in insects.
Insects have inhabited this earth for more than half a billion years and their survival on the planet through various evolutionary changes has always perplexed scientists.
These insects generally make tiny holes on the wooden furniture and then go in chewing wood along the way. These experts are the best solution to get rid of these insects effectively.
Knowing the different types of raptors, their behaviours, physical characteristics and where to find them offers an insight into Nature's birds of prey.
For the macho bird lovers out and about this big old world of ours, I bring you an article that will scintillate your senses. Read all about the birds of prey you so love and want to know about. You can collect them you know as bird figurines and start a beautifully crafted collection to honor them.
Animals and insects can create a nest in space in gutters. Clogged gutters can lead to many problems like water back up on the roof, water penetration inside the home, soil erosion. basement flooding and inviting insects and birds. Due to excess water saturation, it leads to mold and moist growth. So regular gutter maintenance and cleaning can keep animals and insects away. Installing gutter guard will save from all unseen problems in heavy expense in future.
Ant control is a big problem especially during the summer. When the warm weather comes out these insects cannot play, but there are things that you can do to keep them from invading your environment.