Use repellents containing ingredients such as diethyl phthalate, diethyl carbate; N, N-Diethyl-3-Methylbenzamide (DEET), metofluthrin, oil of lemon-eucalyptus, picaridin and ethyl hexanediol. For more than 50 years, DEET has…

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It’s known that mosquitoes enjoy wet and warm climates. The southern US is favored mosquito territory, but they exist almost everywhere. Certain weather conditions can bring them out…

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Pesticides can contaminate soil, water, turf, and other vegetation. In addition to killing insects or weeds, pesticides can be toxic to a host of other organisms including birds,…

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Aphids seem to find their way into every garden. They are small, soft-bodied insects that feed by sucking the nutrient-rich liquids out of plants. In large numbers, they…

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The bleach will help get rid of the clogged decaying organic material that is attracting the fruit flies. Pour bleach into the drain, following label instructions, and then…

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Can I spray for termites myself? Do It Yourself Termite Control You can use liquid termite insecticides (termiticides) for barrier and soil treatment or use termite baits. Some…

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What are the classification of cockroaches? Are roaches part of the animal kingdom? Cockroaches (or roaches) are insects of the order Blattodea, which also includes termites.…Cockroach. Cockroach Temporal…

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Frontline is a commercially produced insecticide often prescribed by veterinarians to kill ear mites in dogs and cats. Frontline contains the insecticide commonly known as fipronil, which affects…

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Can I apply Repels All on vegetable plants? No, but it can be applied as a barrier treatment around vegetables. Is repels all food safe? According to the…

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Both historically and in the modern-day, patchouli essential oil can act as a strong and effective insect repellent. It has been used since ancient times to keep mosquitoes,…

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