Flies

ILLUSTRATION: LEO MICHAEL

Caption This: Turkey time

November 19, 2018 By
You know you have a funny quip for this Leo Michael panel. Why not share it with the industry? Send us an email with your idea to pmpeditor@northcoastmedia.net by Dec. 1, 2018. We’ll print our favorite in the January issue. If we... Read more»
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Photo: Whitney Cranshaw, Colorado State University, Bugwood.org

Phorid flies: Complete inspections can rule out costly solutions

August 27, 2018 By
Perform a full inspection to ensure there isn’t a simpler solution to a phorid fly infestation. Read more»
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PHOTOS: PMP Archives / July, August, September 1951

From the archives: Pest control for an atomic age

August 24, 2018 By
In 1951, the magazine offered a take on what would happen to radiation-exposed pests in a three-part article titled. Read more»
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Photo: Whitney Cranshaw, Colorado State University, Bugwood.org

Ask the Expert: Phorid flies

July 31, 2018 By
Read these expert recommendations for a complicated phorid fly problem in a mausoleum. Read more»
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Photo: Mark Sheperdigian

Q&A: Small dung flies

April 4, 2018 By
Many species of this fly are readily caught in insect light traps (ILTs). Read more»
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Illustration: Leo Michael

Fiction: Crawley McPherson and the dumpster dilemma

February 28, 2018 By
Publisher’s Note: This series — “The Adventures of Crawley McPherson, Bug Man” — is a work of fiction. Crawley McPherson and all other characters in this series are products of the author’s imagination or used fictitiously. All names, places, locations... Read more»
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Illustration: Leo Michael

Fiction: Crawley McPherson and the gnat outbreak

January 23, 2018 By
Crawley McPherson is a pest management service technician for Peace-of-Mind Pest Services. Read more»
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PHOTO: iStock.com/BarnabyChambers

Flying insect survey: Opportunities take flight

November 13, 2017 By
Check out pest management professionals' responses to this year’s flying insect management survey. Read more»
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Zombie flies: Invasion of the carrion eaters

October 30, 2017 By
Why didn’t these green bottle flies realize they were invading the home of a pest management professional? Read more»
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Photo: Mark Sheperdigian, BCE

Check rooftop HVAC units for flies, beetles

August 15, 2017 By
Are small flying insects coming from seemingly nowhere? Check the roof. Flat roofs are famous for collecting water in low spots, and breeding all manner of flies and beetles. When these insects originate under air intakes for heating, ventilation and... Read more»
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