1000s Of Traps Set To Stop Infestation Of Invasive Gypsy Moth Detected In SunnyvaleThe detection of an Asian gypsy moth in the city of Sunnyvale has prompted an extensive survey by the County of Santa Clara Agricultural Commissioner in cooperation with the California Department of Food and Agriculture and the United States Department of Agriculture.
Tomato-Loving Pest Could Destroy California CropTomatoes are abundant at many farmer’s markets at this time of the year, but a little pest could change that in the future.
Drought, Hot Weather Causing Rodent Infestations In East Bay HomesBusiness is booming for pest eradication companies as the drought and the hot weather hitting the Bay Area has forced rats to come out of the woodwork in search of water.
Top 6 Mosquito Repellent Plants To Keep Pests AwaySummer means it’s time to fire up the grill and invite friends over for a barbecue, but it seems like unexpected guests always crash the party. No, not your in-laws — we’re talking about pesky bugs
California Ag Officials Use Spam To Keep Big-Headed African Ants From Spreading NorthCalifornia agriculture officials are on the hunt for an invasive species of ant that's been spotted in an Southern California yard -- and they'll use Spam as bait.
Dangerous Asian Mosquito Nears The Bay AreaA new pest has reared its ugly head in Southern California, and is so nasty that vector control officials here in the Bay Area are taking steps to halt any northern migration.
San Francisco Inspectors Find Crop-Eating Pest On Orchids From ThailandOrchids arriving in San Francisco from Thailand were carrying unexpected cargo—an agricultural pest that a federal agency said is the first of its kind to have been encountered in the nation.