What is a pest and Why do we need Pest Control!
Organisms that cause nuisance and epidemic disease associated with high mortality like plague. A pest is any living organism which is invasive or prolific, detrimental, troublesome, noxious, destructive, a nuisance to either plants or animals, human or human concerns, livestock, or human structures.
Every living creature is engaged in a constant competitive struggle for food and shelter. Some of these creatures represent the top of their evolutionary chain, having remained unchanged for millions of years, long before the first humans walked the earth.
Pigeons and seagulls eat human food and carry disease. The common myna was declared by IUCN Species Survival Commission as one of the world’s most invasive species and one of only three birds. In the top 100 species that pose an impact to biodiversity, agriculture and human interests.
Bullfrogs cause problems to the ecosystems. The toad’s skin is toxic, killing many wild and domestic animals that attempt to eat it.
Some of the snakes also creates havoc in the agricultural fields.
Insects and Arachnids, Caterpillars cause crop damage, Termites cause structural damage, Examples of agricultural and horticultural insect pests include: Aphids and other Hemipteran pests, thrips, Lepidopteran, Dipteran, and Coleopteran larvae, spider mites, locusts and crickets.
Ants, cockroaches, flies and wasps. Termites, woodworm and wood ants cause structural damage. Bookworms, silverfish, carpet beetles and clothes moths cause non-structural damage, cereal moths and pantry pests destroys stored food.
Tree and Forest Pests:
These causes diseases in humans as well as in crops, diseases like shigellosis, leishmaniasis and elephantiasis etc are all associated with these but main culprit is considered to be the mosquito because that helps in transmission.
- Root-knot nematode
- Soybean cyst nematode
- Potato cyst nematode
- Gastropod molluscs
- Some slugs are pests in agriculture and gardens.Deroceras reticulatum is a worldwide slug pest.
- Local importance slug pests include: Deroceras spp., Milax spp., Tandonia sp., Limax spp., Arion spp.
- and some species of Veronicellidae: Veronicella sloanei.
Pests are all around us, they are competitors of humanity and they are there to ruin the entire household.
It is very obvious for every dwelling or working place to stay hygienic and disease-free WITHOUT PESTS. The only way to get there is to Destroy, Control and Reassure (D-C-R) pests all around.
We provide an integrated pest management system with a detailed action plan and treatment schedules that is 100% safe for human race.
Are we seriously dependent on self medication?
Do we visit doctor only after treating ourselves and deteriorating our health for 2-3 days?
Do we trust any roadside doctor for our babies and family?
Similarly we must take expert help for fighting humanities’ biggest competitor, the PESTS and consider Pest Control as a necessity.