Pest of the Month

Merchant Grain Beetle

Merchant grain beetles are typically not found in grain products, but instead like to attack cereals, cake mixes, macaroni and chocolate.


The Bug Lady

A World Without Pests

The Bug Lady discusses what a world without her own industry - pest control - would look like. The answer? Scary and dangerous.



Pest TV

Ask the Pest Professor

Where do fruit flies come from? Dr. Jim Fredericks, chief entomologist for the NPMA, has the answer!

Pest Control Information from the Experts

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