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Pest Control Columbus MS

No one likes creatures and critters invading their home. Pest control products and specialists will provide the tools to keep your household pest free. Check the listings below for more information on pest control.

JAMES PEST MANAGEMENT INCORPORATED
(662) 329-6660
1824 SHORT MAIN STREET
COLUMBUS, MS
 
TRI-STATE PEST CONTROL
(662) 327-6335
PO Box 543
Columbus, MS
 
STATE TERMITE & PEST CONTROL
(662) 328-3571
PO Box 2274
Columbus, MS
 
MC CLENTON'S PEST CONTROL
(662) 494-3067
PO Box 523
West Point, MS
 
SprayGreen
(888) 772-3347
4446 Rebekah Drive
Olive Branch, MS
 
BUGS B GONE
(662) 329-2224
PO Box 2485
Columbus, MS
 
JAMES PRICE PEST CONTROL
(662) 329-2796
PO Box 2548
Columbus, MS
 
FINCH PEST SERVICE
(662) 356-6432
879 HONNOLL MILL ROAD
CALEDONIA, MS
 
REDD PEST CONTROL
(205) 662-3797
11690 Highway 96
Millport, AL
 
INDUSTRIAL FUMIGANT CO
(662) 622-3900
8415 Highway 51
Coldwater, MS
 

Home Remodeling Tip: Garden Pest Control

Use Plants to Protect
Garden and Home from Pests

home remodeling articles and tips

topic: water heating
by Jami J. Rodgers

The notion of a pest-free yard is a myth. The fact is garden pests like deer, rabbits, Japanese beetles, and mosquitoes will almost always have the upper hand. They outnumber us, for one thing, and get around better than we do. But choosing wisely what to plant can help level the playing field.

Don't Feed the Animals

Deer are adorable creatures--when they're in your neighbor's yard. The same is true of rabbits. They're quite a bit less cute when they invade your property, as they can devour your entire garden practically overnight. Fortunately there are steps you can take to make your yard less appetizing to these garden pests.

I Can't Eat This!

Flowers such as daffodils, buttercups, and snapdragons are poisonous and will be left alone. Thorny bushes around the perimeter of your yard can help keep deer out (although rose bushes will be treated like candy dispensers). And garden pests also tend to eschew plants with a strong taste or aroma such as rosemary, sage, and lavender.

Stop Bugging Me

Plants can also be used for insect control. Catnip repels a number of insects, including Japanese beetles, aphids, and mosquitoes. It works best if you actually own a cat, since catnip's aroma will be released each time your cat rubs against it, and the cat hair left behind naturally repels rabbits and squirrels. Also co...

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MS Pest Control Regulatory Agencies

Mississippi Department of Agriculture & Commerce

Bureau of Plant Industry

P.O. Box 5207

Mississippi State MS, 39762

601-325-3390