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May
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Could You Have Carpenter Ants?

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Carpenter Ants are one of the most commonly found ants but one of the most difficult to control. Carpenter ants are social insects which mean they make a nest. They Vary in Size and Color (blackish). They're large 1/4 to 1/2 inch and occasionally winged. Carpenter ant swarms occur in the spring. Unlike termites, their bodies are segmented, wings are approximately half the size of their body and two pair, and they have elbowed antennae.   Do They Cause Any Damage to...
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26
Apr
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Ground Bees

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Ground Bees! Taken by Amtech employee, Valerie Cebe If you observe any of the following telltale signs you may have Ground Bees Dozens of mound-like dirt hills with dime size burrows Single bee entering and exiting these burrows (females) Low flying large bees hovering over the burrows (males) Areas of note are in dry soil or bare patches in the lawn or garden Starting in Early Spring What are Ground Bees? Ground Bees are beneficial insects that...
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26
Jun
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Invasion of Tiger Mosquitos

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 As if New Jersey didn't have enough to deal with - along comes a nasty mosquito that bites during the day as well as after dark. Read more.......
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18
Mar
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Bat Eating Spiders!

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Check this out! Pretty scary!  http://now.msn.com/bat-eating-spiders-live-everywhere?ocid=ansnow11 ...
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03
Mar
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2012 Will Be a Bad Year for Ticks

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Although we all seem to be enjoying this mild winter, it does come with its drawbacks. We're bound to get a least one more good snow storm with a stretch of below freezing days and the plants that have started to come up will be frozen.  We've already had calls for Ants and Carpenter Bees!  The weather has a huge impact on the insect and rodent world. For example, in years where there is an abundance of acorns, there...
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