The puss moth caterpillar (Megalopyge opercluaris) is known throughout the new world for their urticating hairs and their painful sting.
The black soldier fly can feed on kitchen scraps and industrial waste, and it can also be a source of protein for animals to eat.
Insect problems in swimming pools and solutions for getting rid of them.
Information on Phorid flies creating problems in hurricane damaged areas. They feed on and develop in decaying vegetable and animal material.
West Nile virus is a mosquito-borne disease that can cause encephalitis, or a brain infection. Mosquitoes acquire the virus from birds and pass it on to other birds, animals and people.
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture