Category: Pest control

Cutworms

Cutworms are fat brown or grey caterpillars 1-2in long. They are usually found just below the soil surface. Cutworm is a general name for several different kinds of caterpillar, all of which have similar habits. The main pest species in…

Yellow and Red ants in Lawn

In summer yellow and red ants may appear in lawns. Both types are carnivorous ants which prey on small insects. The red ones are aggressive and can give a bite which may cause irritation and even draw blood. Being nipped…

Black and green aphids ants

Common pests Aphids. which come in several colours, feed on almost all cultivated plants, weakening them and spreading virus diseases.Greenfly, blackfly – they are both aphids, as are other small, round-bodied insects which can be white, pink, red, yellow or…

Flying ants in garden

Flying ants not more dangerous than the crawling types. Actually it can be off-putting to have a cloud of flying ants settle in your hair and clothes, but they do not cause any real harm. Console yourself with the thought…