Monthly Archives: February 2012

Don’t forget to declare your…Insects?

A man crossing into the United States from Mexico forgot to declare his bugs as food at the port of entry. The unidentified driver told agents he forgot to declare the bags as food items. He was given a $175 … Continue reading

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Mild Winter Brings More Pests

To guard against the early emergence of pests, Hulett Environmental Services offers the following tips for homeowners: Maintain a one-inch gap between soil and wood portions of a building. Keep mulch at least 15-inches from the foundation. Seal cracks and … Continue reading

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Earth’s Most Extreme Insects

Entomologists at the University of Florida scoured the literature to come up with a list of insects that were the coolest, fastest, largest, longest, loudest and brightest. They also chose more unusual champions: best imitator, least specific vertebrate bloodsucker and most … Continue reading

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App Store – Bug Heroes

App Store – Bug Heroes From the creators of N.Y.Zombies comes an all new blend of action, adventure, castle defense, and role playing elements! Master up to nine legendary Bug Heroes, including a sword wielding Spider assassin, an armored Beetle … Continue reading

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Rat Control

Afraid of rats? You’re not alone Afraid of rats? You’re not alone. British hip-hop super star Tinie Tempah is currently house hunting to invest in a period property, pretty simple right? Wrong. His phobia of hairy pests is forcing him to … Continue reading

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Woman Hospitalized For 17 Days After Kissing Pet Rats

Let this be a lesson to all, no kissing pet rats! FOXNews.com: Woman Hospitalized For 17 Days After Kissing Pet Rats An Australian woman who kissed and cuddled her pet rodents was admitted to the intensive care unit with rat … Continue reading

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Mosquito Control

Mosquito-borne illnesses continue to plague communities throughout the United States. With recent outbreaks of mosquito-borne illnesses in Florida, homeowners everywhere should take steps to protect their family. Homeowners should consider employing a pest professional to help them control this pest. … Continue reading

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Happy Presidents’ Day!

Wishing you and your loved ones a Happy Presidents’ Day! From your Friends at Hulett Environmental Services.

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One giAnt leap: Incredible insects bridge gap over water with their own bodies

One giAnt leap: Incredible insects bridge gap over water with their own bodies By Damien Gayle This set of striking images show the difficulties faced by a group tiny ants who are making a journey across a small stretch of … Continue reading

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Invasive whitefly is found

Invasive whitefly is found Michael Braun A new, invasive species of whitefly has been found in several areas of South Florida including Lee and Collier counties. The new species, called Bondar’s nesting whitefly, was discovered on a ficus hedge two … Continue reading

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Woman torches bedbug-infested mattress while angry at husband

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Flowers wilt. Candlelight fades. Roaches are forever.

Flowers wilt. Candlelight fades. Roaches are forever. Can’t decide on what to get that special someone for Valentine’s Day? Sometimes the answer is all around us, and right where it’s been for millions of years—like cockroaches! How better to express … Continue reading

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West Nile Virus reported in Hernando County

West Nile Virus reported in Hernando County Mosquito-borne illnesses continue to plague communities throughout the United States. With recent outbreaks of mosquito-borne illnesses in Florida, homeowners everywhere should take steps to protect their family. As evidenced by the increasing incidence … Continue reading

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Congratulations Gail Wiles! AKA: Residential Technician of the Year!

PCT Announces Service Technicians of the Year By Brad Harbison This year’s winners are Gail Wiles, Hulett Environmental Services; John Dawson, Griffin Pest Solutions; and Rick Gaudreault, Orkin. RICHFIELD, Ohio — Pest Control Technology (PCT) magazine, and sponsor BASF Pest … Continue reading

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The beauty of pollination

We are all dependent to each other. Taken from TED Talks.

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Hulett Environmental Gives Tips to Avoid Fleas

The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) warns that flea populations are on the rise, especially during warmer months. “Fleas are parasites that feast on any warm-blooded body, including humans,” said Missy Henriksen, vice president of public affairs for NPMA. “Fleas … Continue reading

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Homeowner Advice on Keeping Ants Away

Homeowner Advice on Keeping Ants Away As of 2006 there are 9,000 to 10,000 known ant species and researchers believe that there may be more than 20,000 species worldwide. With this fact in mind it is no surprise that 25% … Continue reading

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Add us to your Google + Circles

Please be Sure to add Hulett to your Google + Circles of friends, thank you! https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/106087682770646560048/106087682770646560048

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Fight is on against Giant African Snails – Home & Garden – MiamiHerald.com

Fight is on against Giant African Snails – Home & Garden – MiamiHerald.com.

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