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Outdoor Baiting for Cockroaches

Figure 3. Turkestan cockroaches attracted to spilled food. (Credit: A Sutherland)

Two species of Blatta cockroaches can be common peridomestic pests in California, including the...

Posted on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 8:58 AM
Tags: bait (4), cockroaches (6), pest (79), pest management (28), pest management professionals (5), public health (4), school (3), Sutherland (9), trapping (3), traps (6), UC IPM (210)

Swarms Visit the UC IPM Booth

UC IPM staff Belinda Messenger-Sikes interacting with public. (Credit: Chinh Lam)

Last Saturday, UC IPM staff greeted a swarm of visitors at their Picnic Day booth. Picnic Day, UC...

Posted on Friday, April 27, 2018 at 8:03 AM
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Retiring entomologist will be missed

Vernard Lewis.

He built a villa for termites, delighted school children with giant cockroaches, did...

Posted on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 5:08 PM

Reduce Clutter to Reduce Pests

Female German cockroach with egg case. [J.K. Clark]

Most of us have clutter we've hidden away in closets, drawers, garages, or in other storage space....

This cluttered garage has many hiding spaces for pests. [A. Schellman]
This cluttered garage has many hiding spaces for pests. [A. Schellman]

Cluttered garage has many hiding spaces for pests. [A. Schellman]

Posted on Monday, May 22, 2017 at 9:38 AM
Tags: bed bugs (18), clothes moths (5), clutter (2), cockroaches (6), mice (5), pantry (4), pests (57), rats (8), rodents (5), sanitation (3), spiders (3), storage (2), UC IPM (210)

World Packrat Day and Pests

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May 17 is World Packrat Day, a designated date for those who revel in collecting and keeping large...

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Posted on Monday, May 16, 2016 at 10:26 PM
Tags: bed bugs (18), clothes moths (5), clutter (2), cockroaches (6), harbor (1), infestation (5), mice (5), pantry (4), pests (57), rats (8), UC IPM (210), world packrat day (1)

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