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2012-04-04 10:25:08

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., April 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cimex Exterminating Corp, a bed bug pest control company, now has its own weekly radio show. "The Bug Hunters" airs on WYRM, AM 1110 in Norfolk, Virginia every Friday from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time. It also streams live from the radio station's website. The radio show is hosted by Cimex Exterminating founders Kevin Campbell and Mark Drexler, who have nearly 40 years of pest control experience between them. "The Bug Hunters" topics focus...

2012-03-27 23:00:19

Second case of bed bugs was reported at Riley Hospital for Children. BedBugControl911.com suggested the use of pesticide-exempt bed bug spray for a safe bed bug treatment. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) March 27, 2012 Bed bugs were sighted again in Riley Hospital for Children in Indiana. That's according to a report from Fox43.com. The website stated that this was the second bed bug case reported in the said children hospital in just a month's time. The said second bed bug sighting was reported by...

2012-03-26 23:00:18

Bed bugs were discovered in the University of Texas in San Antonio for the fourth time. To help solve the problem, BedBugControl911.com advises students to use pesticide-exempt bed bug spray for early prevention. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) March 26, 2012 Bed bugs were again seen at the University of Texas in San Antonio this Wednesday as stated by David Gabler, the university spokesperson. A report from MySanAntonio.com said that the incident was already the fourth bed bug case in the...

2012-03-25 23:00:05

The health department of San Francisco is proposing changes to the city's bed bug rules and regulations. For an additional help, BedBugControl911.com suggested to the residents the use of a pesticide-exempt bed bug spray. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) March 24, 2012 San Francisco is one of the major cities plagued by bed bugs. And in response to the burgeoning problems that the pests are causing, the health department deems a face lift is imperative on the city's current bed bug rules. A report...

2012-03-23 23:00:15

Two men in Indianapolis ended up with a burned house after they attempted to get rid of bed bugs in their chairs and couch by setting them up on fire. For a safer bed bug treatment, BedBugControl911.com suggested the use of a pesticide-exempt bed bug spray instead. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) March 23, 2012 Last Monday, March 12, 2012, a bed bug treatment went bad in Indianapolis. Report from Wane.com said that two men tried to eliminate bed bugs but ended up burning their house. Wanting to help...

2012-03-22 23:00:30

A Severn mother gets the favor of the jury in a bed bug case against a furniture store and gets $225,000 for the damages. On the other hand, BedBugControl911.com suggested the use of a safe bed bug spray to other bed bug victims for an effective yet inexpensive treatment. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) March 21, 2012 Last December 2010, Adarien Jackson of Severn, Maryland filed a bed bug suit against a furniture store where she brought her sons' bunks. A little more than a year later, the...

2012-03-20 23:01:36

To date, the bed bug problem in the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is costing the school $300,000 for treatment. Wanting to be of help to minimize the spending, BedBugControl911.com suggested the use of pesticide exempt bed bug spray. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) March 20, 2012 The University of Nebraska-Lincoln housing has been battling bed bugs for two months now. And just a few days ago, it finally gave an estimate as to the amount that the pests are costing them. The figure is a massive $300...

2012-03-15 22:42:00

ATLANTA, March 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Orkin, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Rollins Inc. (NYSE: ROL), today announced its top 50 bed bug cities for 2011, and several of them are popular spring break destinations. Last year, Orkin's parent company, Rollins, which operates seven pest control brands, saw a 33.6 percent increase in bed bug business compared to 2010. The following cities are ranked in order of the number of bed bug treatments Orkin performed from January to...

2012-03-12 18:00:00

A proposed bed bug bill focused on landlords and tenants was opposed in Connecticut due to its high-costing bed bug treatment requirement. To help the pests' victims cut down on expenses, BedBugControl911.com suggested that a pesticide exempt bed bug spray must be used. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) March 12, 2012 In response to the fast spread of bed bug infestation, Connecticut lawmakers drafted a bill to decrease its occurrence. However, opposition says that the proposal orders a bed bug...

2012-03-11 07:00:00

Bed bugs hit New Hanover County Courthouse in North Carolina. Though a judge denied the infestation, BedBugControl911.com still suggested that the property management get a bed bug spray for preparation. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) March 11, 2012 Bed bugs hit New Hanover County Courthouse, report says. On Thursday, March 08, 2012, the courthouse was closed down to treat the supposed infestation. However, a judge said that the closure was not because of a bed bug outbreak. According to the...


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2005-09-09 11:58:43

Reduviidae is a family of predatory insects in the suborder Heteroptera. It includes assassin bugs and wheel bugs (genera include Arilus, Melanolestes, Psellipus, Reduvius, Rhiginia, Sinea, Triatoma, and Zelus), ambush bugs (genera include Apiomerus and Phymata), and thread-legged bugs (the subfamily Emesinae, including the genus Emesaya). Physical characteristics There are more than 150 species in North America alone, with species existing all over the world. Adult bugs often range...

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2005-08-25 11:19:50

The Madagascar hissing cockroach (Gromphadorhina portentosa) is a large cockroach which is originally from the island of Madagascar off the African coast. They are large and wingless and grow up to 2.5" in length and are brown to black in color. The insect makes a hissing sound for communication. They can live up to two years. It is a very popular pet because of its hissing sound and large size, and interesting appearance. It has become a popular insect in Hollywood movies, featured...

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2005-08-25 11:12:07

The Jerusalem cricket (Stenopelmatus) is a genus of large, flightless insects native to western United States, along the Pacific Coast, and south into Mexico. Because of its large, human-like head, it is commonly called the nino de la tierra (Spanish for "child of the earth"), or wó see ts'inii (Navajo for "skull insect"). It is also often called the potato bug, or alternatively the old bald-headed man. Despite their name, Jerusalem crickets are not true crickets. Also, Potato bugs are...

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