Whilst watching the England and Wales rugby match the other weekend I got thinking… which pest would make a great rugby player?
After scrolling through all the pest facts I have accumulated over the years, I came to the conclusion that cockroaches could be amazing at rugby!
Why would cockroaches make good [...]
For years, doctors and researchers have turned to the world around them to try and find cures for diseases, to alleviate pain and provide all kinds of services to patients. In fact, there is a branch of the scientific world known as ethnoentomology that studies the relationship between insects and [...]
Large numbers of people are affected by food-borne diseases each year. In the US the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that there are 76 million illnesses each year from both known and unknown causes. In the UK the Food Standards Agency estimates there are about one million [...]
You don't have to be a pest control professional to know that insects are attracted to light. Just think of all those times you've seen moths and other insects frantically flying into or around light fixtures when it's dark.
But have you considered that a greater understanding of this natural attraction [...]
With Valentine's day peeking its head around the corner, the iconic symbols of love are flooding shops, restaurants, and the media across the globe.
But did you know mice like to serenade their mates with love songs, too? Crazy, right?!
We'll, that's a bit of an exaggeration. Whilst they're not singing Rick [...]