Tag: Stinging Insect Help

  • Not All Stinging Insects Are Bad. Bees Are Quite Important To Agriculture.

    Sometimes it’s difficult to identify what type of stinging insect you may have nesting on your property. Wasps, yellow jackets, hornets and honey bees are most likely the ones you’ll encounter. Of these, bees are the most common species you’ll see during the summer months. While the first three help to pollinate flowers and vegetables, […]

  • Wasps, Hornets, and Yellow Jackets Part Three – What does a Yellow Jacket Look Like?

    Yellow jackets are among the most feared stinging insects and for good reason. These pests are usually more of a nuisance than paper wasps and hornets thanks to their nesting habits and diet. Keep the following information in mind if you want to know whether or not you have yellow jackets around the yard. Don’t […]

  • Wasps, Hornets, and Yellow Jackets Part Two – What does a Hornet Look Like?

    Telling the difference between hornets, wasps and yellow jackets can be tough. Although all of these are considered stinging pests, some pose more of a threat to you than others. Here are some of the characteristics that can help you determine if you have hornets in your yard. To avoid getting 03stung, remember that it’s […]

  • How to Prevent a Wasp Attack

    Wasps are one of the most dreaded pests to have on your property. Some species swarm when they attack, resulting in dozens of painful stings. It’s important to lower your risk of wasp attacks by doing the following. • Don’t wear anything scented. Wasps are sometimes drawn to the smell of perfume, lotion, soap or […]