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Texas A&M AgriLife offers mosquito control seminars

From Insects in the City blog

Today the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention took the remarkable step of elevating its Zika response to the… 383 more words


UK entomologist leads Zika solution effort

By Katie Pratt, University of Kentucky

A University of Kentucky entomologist is  leading an international effort to find long-term, sustainable control options to effectively manage a mosquito known to transport several potential deadly viruses, including the Zika virus. 438 more words


Air conditioning, window screens and mosquito-control programs should help keep Zika virus outbreak from Louisiana

Louisiana has a good supply of the two known mosquitoes that transmit the Zika virus that’s causing concern in South and Central America, but it remains unlikely Louisiana will experience a large outbreak. 69 more words


Mosquito control & Jimmy Carter

The History of Mosquito Control & Window Screens

Recently I have become very concerned about a trend by some who have decided to not use window screens for their home or apartment windows, in order to save a few dollars. 918 more words

Sliding Screen Doors

The 8 Foot Screen Door Length Problem

You can go to almost any hardware store (Lowes, Home Depot) and even online ones (like HD Supply) and purchase a Sliding Glass Screen Door up to 81” in length (7 feet) because that has been the standard patio door size for many years. 90 more words


Heartworms | Mosquito Control | Tyler Texas | Galveston Texas

Heartworm disease is a potentially fatal disease found in pets all across the United States. Heartworms live in the heart, lungs and connected blood vessels, causing heart failure, lung disease and organ failure. 373 more words


Carter Center and information Malaria

According to the Carter Center, in 2008 there were approximately 350 to 500 million cases of malaria reported worldwide and one million people were killed each year, most of them being children.    66 more words