Pest Threats to Humans ! AAARGH !!!

Pest Threats to Humans ! AAARGH !!!

Which pests are posing significant health threats to Humans this Summer ?  This question was posed to Dr. Stuart Mitchell and he replied the following.  ” We tend to overlook the backboned critters. However, the risk to health from exposure is sometimes...
Tent Caterpillar  ! ?

Tent Caterpillar ! ?

While out and about yesterday the number of tent caterpillar/webworm sightings were up , way up.  You will notice the “bags of worms” in several trees.   They are common in Black Walnut , Sweet Gum , Persimmon and other fruit and nut bearing trees as well...
Bad News Grubs !

Bad News Grubs !

White Grubs show up in well-kept lawns for one reason !  To fatten themselves up by eating  the roots of your grass. Grubs feed underground and out of sight. They don’t really care if your grass dies in the process.  Let’s prevent (stop) these unwelcome...
Cool time, slow Bermuda !

Cool time, slow Bermuda !

Well gang , we are having another cool wet Spring.  Oh I’m not complaining too much as this fortells a milder Summer without 110 temps with high humidity we can see in late July and August ( don’t ya love it here ? ) BUT , what does this do to our warm and...
Food Mfg. Fears : Listeria

Food Mfg. Fears : Listeria

Well we have Listeria in the news again. What is Listeria ?  Listeria is a common bacteria that feeds off of organic soils , which in food facilities can be found trapped inside of coolers, chillers and drains(floor drains).  What is interesting here is Listeria will...
April DYS Check List

April DYS Check List

It is April….. Spring is springing !!!  Now what to do for the Do-It-Yourselfer ?   For the lawn … change oil in mower, put on new blades and you also might want to just go ahead and put in a new spark plug while you are at it.   Get your pre-emergent weed...

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