Month: May 2018

25B - Yes or No

25B – Yes or No? (FIFRA)

25B – Yes or No? (FIFRA) What is Low Risk and are there Risks? By Russell Sieb, ACE, Associate Certified Entomologist What is 25B? 25B is referring to Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), Section 25B, minimum risk pesticide products. This is a list of minimum risk products, not no risk products. These products …

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Mosquitos and Ticks

Mosquitos and Ticks

Mosquitos and Ticks By Russell Sieb, ACE With mosquito and tick season upon us and May being Lyme Disease Awareness Month, it is important to take some precautions. Everyone is enjoying the great outdoors, BBQ’s, yard work, etc. With more time being spent outside, the interactions with mosquitos and ticks also increase. Last year, the …

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Protecting Your Backyard

Protecting Your Backyard By Russell Sieb, ACE The weather is getting warmer and you are going to spend more time outside. Are you worrying about protecting your backyard? Do you have pest control concerns? Are you considering DIYing (Doing It Yourself)? Are you thinking about hiring a pest control company? I would recommend against trying …

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Benefits of Tick Control

Benefits of Tick Control

Benefits of Tick Control Ticks are now not only relegated to the Northeast and Texas but are spreading throughout the country like wildfire. Even if you have never treated it before, this year, you will definitely want to get rid of ticks in your backyard. It’s interesting to discuss how ticks affect the environment. They …

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