Tag: mites

Illustration: Leo Michael

Fiction: Crawley and the bugs at Mrs. Welch’s house

July 30, 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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Photo: Rayanne Lehman, Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, Bugwood.org

How to gain control over mite infestation

May 17, 2018 By
How do you know if you have a mite infestation? With some difficulty, unfortunately. The main problem is that most mite species are microscopic in size, so much so that some of them are practically invisible to the naked eye.... Read more»
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Photo: Rayanne Lehman, Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, Bugwood.org

Quiz: Are you ready for clover mites?

May 1, 2018 By
How well do you know this occasional invader? Read more»
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Photo: Rayanne Lehman, Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, Bugwood.org

5 tips for treating, preventing a clover mite infestation

June 23, 2017 By
Editor’s Note: Information is taken from Truman’s Scientific Guide to Pest Management Operations, available online at the PMP Bookstore. Clover mites (Bryobia praetiosa, and certain other Bryobia spp.) comprises one of several turf and ornamental pests covered in Chapter 15... Read more»
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Norway rat, illustrated for the Truman's Guide. (Art: North Coast Media)

‘Truman’s’ lists rodent-transmitted diseases, health issues

April 13, 2017 By
Author’s Note: Information is taken from Truman’s Scientific Guide to Pest Management Operations, which is available at the PMP Bookstore. Chapter 17 of the Truman’s Guide is titled “Rats and Mice” — and focuses mostly on three commensal rodents in... Read more»
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Rockwell Labs Ltd: CimeXa Insecticide Dust

May 10, 2013 By
CimeXa Insecticide Dust provides exceptional control of brown recluse spiders, and other venomous spiders such as hobo and yellow sac when they are dwelling indoors. It is also effective against bed bugs (including pyrethroid-resistant strains), fleas, ticks, lice, cockroaches, ants,... Read more»