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Facts & Information on Household Pests

Ants, MF2887

Attic Flies, MF2745

Bed Bugs, MF2926

Black Widow Spiders, MF3346

Boxelder and Red-shouldered Bugs, MF2580

Brown Recluse Spiders, MF3133

Carpenter Bees, MF2946

Clover Mites, MF915

Cockroaches, MF2765

Common Spiders, EP125

Controlling Stored-Food Insects, MF2270

Drain Flies LD315

False Chinch Bugs, MF3047

Fleas Infesting Pets and Homes, MF760

Hackberry Nipplegall Maker (Psyllids), MF957

Horsehair Worms LD313

Household Pests of Kansas MF3291

Multicolored Asian Lady Beetle

Mosquitoes and West Nile Virus, MF2571

Pests Associated with Firewood, LD

Pillbugs and Sowbugs, EP120

Spiders and Scorpions, MF771

Springtails, EP124

Termites, MF722

Windscorpions, LD314

Western Flower Thrips, MF-2922

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Links to other web sites.

National Pest Control Association - your one stop for pest management information

Terminix - Has information on controlling termites, bed bugs, and other household pests


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 Household Pests of Kansas


Household Pests of Kansas



New Publication


 Household Pests of Kansas

 Household Pests of Kansas



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