Mosquito & Tick

Household Tips to Handle Pest Infestation

2018-06-18T19:31:34+00:00

In order to protect your lawn and garden from pests, try some of these household remedies to deal with your yard infestation. Massachusetts is home to numerous species of pests that can be detrimental to the health of your lawn and garden. Natural and organic solutions are the safest way to get rid of pests in your yard. You want to be sure that the solution you select is nontoxic [...]

Household Tips to Handle Pest Infestation 2018-06-18T19:31:34+00:00

Helpful Habits for Summer Mosquito and Tick Control

2018-06-12T15:42:56+00:00

Mosquitoes and ticks are often a concern for Massachusetts residents. These tiny insects are difficult to find and grow in rapid numbers. They also can carry diseases such as Lyme Disease, West Nile Virus and Rocky Mountain spotted fever. While these insects are part of normal outdoor life during the summer months, there are measures that homeowners can take to feel safer when enjoying their lawns, as well as protecting [...]

Helpful Habits for Summer Mosquito and Tick Control 2018-06-12T15:42:56+00:00

Tick Season Has Started

2018-05-30T18:33:43+00:00

* Video courtesy of Channel 22 WWLP Springfield, MA.  March 5, 2018. All rights reserved. Please don’t hesitate to call StayGreen Lawn Services if you have any questions or concerns regarding tick control this season. LIMITED TIME SPECIAL OFFER Mosquito & Tick Promotion Get 2 FREE applications with the purchase of the full program. First and Last applications FREE – Hurry, Offer ends June 1, 2018 Find [...]

Tick Season Has Started 2018-05-30T18:33:43+00:00

Mosquitoes During Winter Months

2018-05-30T18:34:38+00:00

So the snow has arrived, and winter is upon us. No more mosquitoes right? Where have they gone? Did they migrate south for the winter? Maybe heading down to the beaches in Florida, while you are enjoying the outdoor activities like skiing, or sled riding. Understand where mosquitoes go! Mosquitoes are cold-blooded insects. This means their body temperatures are determined by the outside temps. So when temperatures reach a [...]

Mosquitoes During Winter Months 2018-05-30T18:34:38+00:00

The Plight of Snow Mold

2018-05-30T18:34:54+00:00

Knowing if you have snow mold New England winters can be a friend or foe depending on who you are. For myself, I love the snow as it means skiing, building a snowman with my young ones, and cozying up by a nice warm fire with a good book. Snow to grasses can cause Grey Snow Mold (Typhula blight). The disease occurs when there is snow on lawns for [...]

The Plight of Snow Mold 2018-05-30T18:34:54+00:00

Ticks

2018-03-21T19:22:02+00:00

We are all familiar with the Blacklegged Tick (Deer Ticks) and the Lyme disease that they carry. We have seen an increase in populations over the past several years and it doesn’t seem to slow down. Now there is a new tick emerging in our neck of the woods. Lone Star Tick In 2017 we saw a new tick in the area that is becoming more popular in these [...]

Ticks 2018-03-21T19:22:02+00:00