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Spotted Lanternfly Identification and Life Cycle

  Source: https://nysipm.cornell.edu/environment/invasive-species-exotic-pests/spotted-lanternfly/spotted-lanternfly-ipm/biology-life-cycle-identification-and-dispersion/ Photos: Egg Laying, Hatch and 1st Instar, 2nd Instar, Adults:...

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What damage can the Spotted Lanternfly cause?

Damage To Host Trees and Plants The Spotter Lanternfly, SLF, is capable of causing serious damage to host plants, including oozing sap from the trees, wilting, leaf curling, and tree dieback. The SLF are sap, honeydew, sucking insects. They use...

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Spotted Lanternfly - Is It A Fly Or A Moth?

Is it a Moth... Is it a Fly... ? It's a Spotted Lanternfly! The name lanternfly is misleading since spotted lanternflies have little in common with any type of fly. Another misconception arises when viewing adults with wings spread out, making...

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Spotted Lanternfly - 7 Quick Facts

  The Spotted Lantern Fly is here and is quickly increasing in territory. To properly control the insect, it is important to understand the SLF and select a knowledgeable company like Omega Pest Management to perform the required treatments....

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How To control Flies In A Food Facility

Flies in a commercial food facility can case a vast array of problems including the closing of the facility. Given the seriousness of this insect, it is important to understand: Flies are attracted to the smells coming from a food-processing...

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Proactive Measures for the COVID-19

The widely publicized coronavirus—COVID-19–has become a national issue and Omega Pest management is taking preventive steps to protect the safety and welfare of both our customers and our employees. Flu viruses themselves cause...

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8 Ways Landscaping Can Reduce Mosquitoes

  1.     Eliminate Wet Spots - While most us know that mosquito can lay eggs in the stagnant water inside an old tire, but what you may not know is that they can also lay eggs where they’ve always laid eggs...

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10 Things You Can Do To Reduce Mosquitoes

  There is nothing worse than having mosquitoes buzzing around your head to ruin a relaxing eaving outside in the backyard. Using candles or torches work reasonably well as long as you stay in the little area. Becasue mosquitoes...

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8 Things you can do to keep ticks out of the yard!

  The management of ticks in outdoor areas can be extremely difficult. While several pesticides are labeled for outdoor tick control, they are usually not very effective, especially ticks in brushy and heavily wooded areas. Habitat...

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How To Get Rid of Bed Bugs

So, You have Bed bugs! Now what!  Here are some practical ways you can help reduce or eradicate a bed bug infestation. Once you've confirmed that you have bed bugs, the first step in getting rid of them is to remove as many as you can,...

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