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Local Pest Control Company Celebrates 50 Years Of Success

North Fort Myers— Fort Myers Pest Control has proved that with experience, commitment and deep family roots, you can eradicate pests for the long haul.

Established in 1966 by George and Dorris Smith, Fort Myers Pest Control has been locally owned and operated for two generations. For 16 years, Mr. and Mrs. Smith and their […]

By |December 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Fungus Among Us

Turfgrass diseases like fungus are often overlooked because the biological organisms (plant pathogens) causing the problems are rarely observed and commonly mistaken for other injuries or disorders. Use of proper cultural practices (i.e., water, mowing, and fertility) will reduce the risk of grasses becoming diseased or severely damaged by turfgrass pathogens.

Fungicides are pesticides used to […]

By |January 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Termite Season is in full swing!!

Drywood Termites are swarming in our area. If you see light brown insects with long wings flying around in the early evening, give us a call! Tenting schedules are already months out so if you have been seeing any issues and have been holding off on calling due to financial or other reasons, call to […]

By |June 2nd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pest of the Month: White Grub Worms

Pest of the Month – White Grubs

White grubs are immature scarab beetles. They hatch from eggs laid in the soil, have three larval instars, and also pupate in the soil. The third instar is often the most damaging and may be present in the soil the longest. The adults are rarely turf pests, but some […]

By |May 7th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Pest of the Month – April 2015

 Pest of the month – The Tawny Crazy ant

By now you have probably heard of a new invasive ant species that is terrorizing the Gulf Coast states.  There are tales of these ants shorting out electrical equipment, invading people’s homes in extraordinary numbers, and displacing the infamous Red Imported Fire Ant with ease. This pest […]

By |April 7th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sammy Swat says

Subterranean Termites are swarming in our area.  Look for slender black bugs with wings that are approximately twice the length of the body.  This type of termite usually swarms in the late morning and early afternoon.  You will generally find them in or near windows!  These pictures show termite swarmers and also the difference between ant […]

By |March 24th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments