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Pest Control Mcminnville 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.

YAMHILL VALLEY DERMATOLOGY
(503) 472-1405
706 NE EVANS STREET
MCMINNVILLE, OR
 
LEHMANN PEST CONTROL CO
(503) 537-4570
1870 Nw 8th St
McMinnville, OR
 
LEHMANN PEST CONTROL CO INC
(503) 538-5423
22960 Ne Hagey Rd
Dundee, OR
 
REAL BUG BUSTERS
(503) 538-3992
807 Elliott Rd
Newberg, OR
 
AIRE MASTER OF SALEM
(503) 390-5299
PO Box 20773
Keizer, OR
 
TERMINEX INTERNATIONAL
(503) 434-6460
2610 NE EVANS STREET
MCMINNVILLE, OR
 
AQUATIC RODENT CONTROL
(503) 843-2767
PO Box 130
Amity, OR
 
MCCULLEY HARRY G MD
(503) 538-0668
310 VILLA ROAD SUITE 106
NEWBERG, OR
 
LEUPITZ PEST CONTROL
(503) 463-0405
6340 RADIANT DRIVE NE
KEIZER, OR
 
THE PEST ELIMINATOR
(503) 304-8993
4630 RIVER ROAD N
KEIZER, 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