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Essential oil-based insecticides provide effective Bed Bug Control

Good news for those who prefer low-toxic natural insecticides.   The latest study published the Journal of Economic Entomology by Changlu Wang’s lab at Rutgers University discovered that the plant oil based products may provide effective beg bug control in 10 … read more »

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The First non-Pesticide Termite Control Available in Texas – Particle Barrier

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Blue Planet Pest Control is introducing non-Chemical Termite Control to Austin.  This natural method of termite control has been used in Hawaii and Australia for decades.  After researching and testing by University of Texas A&M, we now provide limited life … read more »

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Do You Really Need Organic Pesticides?

Pest Control industry became extremely environmentally conscious in the recent years. Many “Green” pest control companies popped up in major cities.  Dr. Mike Merchant’s statement on some natural or organic products may be more toxic than the chemical pesticides is … read more »

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Raspberry Crazy Ants in Austin Texas

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Raspberry Crazy Ants

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Termite Termite Please Go Away – Natural Methods of Getting Rid of Termite in Furniture

Mother nature gives purpose of living for each living creature. Termites are no exception. Termites may be considered as beneficial insect in nature. They help eliminate fallen branches, break down wood debris to convert it to soil. Contrarily, they are … read more »

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Cockroaches, Cockroach, Please Go Way: Natural Cockroach Repellent

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Not only lemon juice is healthy summer drink, but also lemon peels are the best insect repellent. The instruction of making home made cockroach repellent: 1. Roast lemon peels in the oven and bake for 10 minutes at 250℉. 2. … read more »

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Ants, Ants, Please Go Away: the Ant proof Tray

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In the old days, farmhouses always had a lot of ants crawling everywhere, looking for food.  Certainly people struggled hard to think up ways to prevent them and other small insects from crawling into the cupboard.    Finally, someone intelligent … read more »

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Summer Pest Prevention–keep ticks and mosquitos from bitting

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Reminders for your protection from summer bugs on summer Solstice of 2013. http://www.pestworld.org/news-and-views/pest-articles/articles/summer-pest-prevention/

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Safety Tips around Bees, Wasps or Hornets

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I was helping my 6 year old son do his home work. One of the assignments is to discuss the safety tips when being near bees. Bees help cross-pollinate in spring time. We don’t want to disturb them, nor being … read more »

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Make Your Own Natural Mosquito Repellent

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The essential oils that work well against mosquitoes are: cinnamon oil lemon eucalyptus oil citronella oil castor oil Safe carrier oils and alcohols include: olive oil sunflower oil any other cooking oil witch hazel vodka Natural Mosquito Repellent Recipe Mix … read more »

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