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Pest Control Hermiston OR

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.

DESERT ROSE INC
(541) 567-0800
835 W Ridgeway Ave
Hermiston, OR
 
Northwest Gopher Control
(541) 561-5133
79534 lewis rd
Hermiston, OR
Alternate Phone Number
541 561 5133
Services
Gopher control by trapping

RAWE-HART INC
(541) 276-2125
PO Box 1005
Pendleton, OR
 
LEUPITZ PEST CONTROL
(503) 526-9440
4155 Sw Cedar Hills Blvd
Beaverton, OR
 
INTEGRITY HOME SERVICES
(503) 650-3277
8514 SW DAKOTA DRIVE
TUALATIN, OR
 
NORTH MORROW VECTOR CONTROL DIST
(541) 481-6082
3 MARINE DR
BOARDMAN, OR
 
OLYMPIC PEST CONTROL
(503) 645-5556
2373 Nw 185th Ave 405
Hillsboro, OR
 
CRITTER RIDDERS
(541) 942-5823
4000 BENNETT CREEK ROAD
COTTAGE GROVE, OR
 
HILLSBORO SPRAY SERVICE
(503) 357-3888
45627 NW DAVID HILL ROAD
FOREST GROVE, OR
 
LEHMANN PEST CONTROL CO INC
(503) 538-5423
22960 Ne Hagey Rd
Dundee, OR
 

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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OR Pest Control Regulatory Agencies

Oregon Department of Agriculture

Plant Division

635 Capitol Street NE

Salem OR, 97301

503-986-4635