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Ant Control Tips from Bug Busters USA

April 16th, 2014

Experts from Bug Busters USA recommend the following five simple steps that homeowners can do today to thwart an ant infestation. 1.       Block off access points. Take time to inspect the outside of your home for cracks and crevices, paying special attention to areas where utility pipes enter. Seal any small holes or gaps with…

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Great Shots from PCT’s Photo Contest

March 14th, 2014

Slideshow: Noteworthy 2013 Photo Contest Entries Included in the February issue is the winning photo and finalist photos from PCT’s annual photo contest. PCT’s additional online coverage includes other noteworthy photos from the 2013 contest. Click HERE to view

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World’s biggest insect is so huge it eats carrots

February 21st, 2014

World’s biggest insect is so huge it eats carrots Adventurer Mark Moffett has found the world’s biggest insect – which is so huge it can eat carrots. Mark Moffett found the cricket-like creature, which weighs a staggering 71 grams Photo: SOLENT Former park ranger Mark, 53, discovered the giant weta up a tree and his real…

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Zombie Ants!

November 5th, 2013

Sir David Attenborough and the Planet Earth team discover the weird world of the Cordyceps; killer fungi that invades the body of an insect to grow and diminish the insect population. Fascinating animal and wildlife video from the BBC epic natural world masterpiece ‘Planet Earth’.

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Ant Control Tips from Bug Busters USA

October 14th, 2013

There are more than 700 species of ants in the United States. Some of the most common include argentine, carpenter, odorous house, pavement and red imported fire ants. All ants are social insects that live in colonies. They can be identified by their three distinct body regions: head, thorax, and abdomen. However, the biology and…

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Aggressive Ant Species Marches Through South

August 8th, 2013

Aggressive Ant Species Marches Through South Fire ants have long been a threat in the southern United States, but another aggressive ant species known as the tawny crazy ant is taking over in many areas of the region. These ants can invade structures in extraordinary numbers and, Bug Busters USA, a pest management company servicing…

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Many Allergic to Fire Ant’s Sting Don’t Get Preventive Shots

March 6th, 2013 Many Allergic To Fire Ant’s Sting Don’t Get Preventive Shots For some people, a sting from the ubiquitous fire ant can provoke potentially severe reactions, but a new study finds that only one-third of people with such allergies get shots that can ease the danger. “Patients are fearful of the injections, and often feel…

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A World of Ants

April 26th, 2011

A World of Ants Alex Wild Research photographs on ants. Anna Dornhaus is studying whether the efficiency of ant society is important to their success

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