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This Entomology Insect Note discusses the steps to take before a pest management company arrives to treat your home for bedbugs.
This factsheet covers the type of scorpions found in North Carolina and measures to take to control them, both indoors and outdoors.
This publication discusses the biology and spread of fire ants and the various methods that can be used to control these ants.
This Entomology Insect Note discusses the biology and control of carpenter bees, which bore tunnels in wood with their strong jaws.
This publication discusses the biology, behavior, and control of termites.
This publication covers insect control in a variety of crops, as well as household pests.
This Entomology Insect Note discusses identifying bedbugs and how to control them in households.
This Entomology Insect Note provides tips on preventing the spread of bedbugs.
This Entomology Insect Note describes hornets and yellowjackets and how to control them around structures such as barns and houses.
This publication explains how termite baits work as an alternative to using conventional liquid treatments to the soil around a building.
Ants are probably the most common insect pests that invade our homes and become an extreme nuisance. Controlling ants can be difficult and frustrating at times but will more likely succeed if you have a basic understanding of ant behavior and some specific information about the particular ant species you have infesting your home.
This publication answers some frequently asked questions about termite swarmers.
This Entomology Insect Note describes how to identify and control drain flies, a common nuisance in and around homes and commercial buildings.
This publication offers information on the biology of carpenter ants and what to do if you have an infestation.
This insect note describes how to identify and control powderpost beetles and wood fungi.
This publication deals with measures you can take to help prevent problems with termites.
The Formosan subterranean termite is considered to be one of the most destructive termite species in the world today. This publication discusses the biology and control of this pest.
This Entomology Insect Note describes the behavior and control of paper wasps, which typically construct honeycomb-like cells under eaves and overhangs.
This Entomology Insect Note discusses the behavior and control of paper wasps during times of swarming.
This Entomology Insect Note offers tips for baiting ants in an around homes.
This Entomology Insect Note offers information on how to identify and control earwigs in the household.
This manual covers Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP), a food safety plan for schools to reduce the likelihood of foodborne illness by handling food safely from the time it is received until the time it is served.
This Entomology Insect Note contains information about booklice, a small household pest that feeds on fungi and mold but does not bite or transmit disease.
This Entomology Insect Note discusses the life cycle, habits, and control of springtails in the household.
This Entomology Insect Note describes the biology, behavior and management of silverfish infestations.
Pest management involves more than just applying pesticides. This publication provides advice on how to select pest control services.
This publication discusses the potential dfficulties and options for treating termite-infested buildings that have wells, cisterns and/foundation drains.