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October 12, 2019 • Outdoor Pests • Company Culture

Thank a farmer!

Today is National Farmers Day, and we join in honoring those who grow our food and take care of our earth by highlighting one of our favorite local farmers, Verne Fallstrom of Strawberry Hill Nutrition Farm.

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October 10, 2019 • Company Culture

World Homeless Day 2019

October 10 has been designated World Homeless Day to draw attention to local needs and provide opportunities for the community to get involved in responding to homelessness, while taking advantage of the stage an ‘international day&rs

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October 3, 2019 • Indoor Pests • Seasonal Bug Bulletin

Why are people so afraid of spiders?

Arachnophobia -- fear of spiders -- is quite common. It also leads people to do some pretty irrational things to avoid the creepy crawly creatures.

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September 27, 2019 • Indoor Pests • Seasonal Bug Bulletin

Hobo spiders and Brown recluse spiders: What's the difference?

Hobo spiders and brown recluse spiders are sometimes confused with each other. Here are some ways to tell the difference.

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September 26, 2019 • Outdoor Pests

A single yellowjacket sting almost killed him.

A single yellowjacket sting almost killed Greg. This giant of a man learned the hard way that he was allergic to yellowjackets.

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September 24, 2019 • Seasonal Bug Bulletin • Indoor Pests • Outdoor Pests

Yellowjacket vs. Spider

Yellowjackets eat spiders and insects, but sometimes the tables are turned and the arachnid gets a leg up!

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September 18, 2019 • Seasonal Bug Bulletin • Outdoor Pests

Why yellowjackets are most aggressive in fall

Why are yellowjackets more aggressive and dangerous in fall? There are three main reasons.

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September 12, 2019 • Indoor Pests • Seasonal Bug Bulletin

Fall means spiders are looking for love

It's spider mating season... and the males act "like a group of guys on a pub crawl". Don't let your home become a hotspot for spider hookups!

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September 11, 2019 • Indoor Pests • Seasonal Bug Bulletin • Helpful Hints

Why are ants inside my home?

When you spot a few ants indoors, inevitably hundreds or thousands more are lurking away unseen. But how -- and why -- did they show up there? And more importantly, how can you get rid of them?

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