Wednesday, July 19, 2017 11:11:00 AM
Every year, vast amounts of flying ants appear on the same days in different locations around the UK. You may have already seen these little critters in their hundreds but do you know the reasoning behind their emergence?
Flying ants... read more
Friday, April 07, 2017 2:38:00 PM
Can you spot the difference?
Many people think they can tell the difference between a bee and a wasp but are often mistaken. Wasps Wasps are slender, with a particularly narrow waist. They have a yellow and black striped abdomen and wings are... read more
Tuesday, January 10, 2017 2:12:00 PM
There are a variety of insects that can infest stored foods, damaging raw materials that are used at home or in business as well as contaminating the finished product. These are known as Stored Product Insects (or SPI). Infested products will make... read more
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 2:17:00 PM
Fleas are wingless parasitic insects which are 2-3mm in length, reddish brown in colour with flattened bodies and long legs for jumping from host to host. There are many species of fleas, but in the UK, it is the cat flea which causes most... read more
WARNING – some readers may find some images distressing.
Thursday, September 15, 2016 1:53:00 PM
Rodenticides containing second generation anticoagulants have been on the market for almost 40 years. They are efficient and practical solutions to controlling rodent infestations in many
situations, however, they are hazardous to non target... read more
Thursday, August 25, 2016 2:52:00 PM
Pest proof your home
For all of us, our homes are our havens. Our homes could also be a very attractive haven for pests such as rats and mice! It is possible to stop pests before they enter your home. By doing what you can to make your home as... read more
Thursday, August 04, 2016 3:25:00 PM
Adrian Gough (Managing Director) recently took AG Pest Management through CEPA certification proving the professionalism of the company as well as Adrian’s staff.
What does it mean to be CEPA certified?
“In March 2015, the European quality... read more
Thursday, June 23, 2016 3:11:00 PM
What mite be irritating you?
Bird mites are tiny parasites that bite humans when their original hosts are gone. Bird mites can enter our homes by migrating from an empty bird nest on our property, from pet birds or other animals that may have... read more
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 2:44:00 PM
WASPS - AN EXPERTS VIEW
In general wasps are regarded as a nuisance pest and a threat to health. Many people have a genuinephobia, in some cases with good reason. Wasp stings may be unpleasant to most of us, but to some they can prove... read more
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 1:52:00 PM
Bees vs Wasps
Many of us are unaware of the difference between bees and wasps and consider them both to be equally as harmful. However this is not the case. Although they may look similar in colour, the physical and behavioural characteristics ... read more