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Safe pest control for the azalea lace bug from Oregon's Metro

You may not have seen this pest. It is tiny, but the damage is very evident. Unfortunately it’s likely you won’t notice it until the pest numbers have reached epic proportions. 128 more words

Gardening For Wildlife

Lawns Are Dumb: Exomala orientalis (Oriental Beetle)

After work today I went out in the yard to see what bugs I might find. Here’s one which my Kaufman field guide (an actual book, with pictures and text and stuff) along with Google search leads me to identify as an “oriental beetle,” also known as the “Asiatic beetle.” This is different from a Japanese beetle. 787 more words

Mutant Mosquitoes Overwhelm Blacktip Island

In a case of pest control gone wrong, genetically-altered mosquitoes released on Blacktip Island to combat the native mosquito population have instead mutated into giant insects now threatening the island’s wellbeing. 383 more words

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Biological Vs Chemical Pest Control - Professional Pest Management Consulting, Services & Solutions From Pest Busters Enterprises – [ A Unit Of CWIIL Group Of Companies ]

When pests threaten to overtake your garden, choosing between the myriad available control methods can be challenging. Many chemical and biological options exist to help manage pests and maintain healthy, productive garden plants. 796 more words

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Types of Biological Pest Control - Professional Pest Management Consulting, Services & Solutions From Pest Busters Enterprises – [ A Unit Of CWIIL Group Of Companies ]

There are 3 Basic Types of Biological Pest Control Strategies: Importation (sometimes called classical biological control), Augmentation and Conservation.

Importation

Importation (or “classical biological control”) involves the introduction of a pest’s natural enemies to a new locale where they do not occur naturally. 2,034 more words

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Researchers Find Biological Pest Control For Potato Crops

Researchers effectively located and tested a fungus capable of feeding from the nematode, therefore a biological pest control was achieved, the use of chemicals ceased and agriculture on the region improved. 23 more words

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Biological control of nematodes

Alguns organismos vivos do solo podem ser praga ou causar doença, mas a maioria deles são extremamente benéficos. Como no ambiente acima do solo, quanto mais diversificada e ativa é a comunidade de microorganismos, menos provável é que um determinado organismo cause problemas. 756 more words

Biological Pest Control