Secret Site Map
Wednesday, April 01, 2015

Home News Bed Bugs on the Rise in Arkansas

Bed Bugs on the Rise in Arkansas

Bed bugs

A local news station interviews McCauley Services' Justin McCauley on the problematic pest.

| March 14, 2013

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. - PMPs in Central Arkansas have said that bed bug calls are on the rise throughout the region, local news outlet KARK reports.

Justin McCauley, COO, McCauley Services, told the station that he's performed bed bug treatments throughout the region, from El Dorado to Jonesboro to Hot Springs. With reports that bed bug infestations have caused some residents to move from their residences, McCauley said moving is one of the ways bed bugs are spread.

"These are the best hitchhikers in the world," McCauley said. "You want to get all your stuff treated before you moved out or you're just going to carry them from place to place. 

Read the full story and watch the full report at arkansasmatters.com

 

Top news

Pair of Destructive Termites Create New Hybrid Colonies

Two of the most destructive termite species in the world are now swarming simultaneously in South Florida, creating hybrid colonies that grow quickly and have the potential to migrate to other states.

Truly Nolen Promotes Scarlett Nolen

Scarlett Nolen, daughter of Truly Nolen, has been promoted to coaching and retention coordinator.

UF/IFAS Grad Student Wins Prize for Mosquito Trap Research

Casey Parker recently won the ONE WORLD competition, organized by the UF College of Agricultural and Life Sciences Challenge 2050 Project in conjunction with the Syngenta Good Growth Plan.

California Cities Top List of Terminix's 20 Most Termite-Ridden Cities

Terminix released its annual ranking of the most termite-infested cities in the country. Cities in California and Texas dominated the list, earning six of the top 10 spots.

Newly Published Book Explores History of Bed Bugs

Science journalist Brooke Borel has penned ‘Infested: How the Bed Bug Infiltrated Our Bedrooms and Took Over the World,’ a look at the biological and cultural histories of these amazingly adaptive insects.

x