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Pest Control Portales NM

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.

BACA ENVIROMENTAL SVC
(505) 760-8771
912 S MAIN AVE
PORTALES, NM
 
PEST PRO
(505) 356-5413
1724 S Ave A
Portales, NM
 
SOUTHWESTERN PEST CONTROL
(505) 762-2300
705 W 15th St
Portales, NM
 
TOMMY'S RID A PEST
(505) 763-8063
PO Box 881
Clovis, NM
 
PEST ELIMINATION SYSTEMS INC
(505) 763-7279
608 W 21ST ST
CLOVIS, NM
 
SOUTHWESTERN SERVICES
(505) 397-3296
705 W 15th St
Portales, NM
 
REDLANDS PEST CONTROL
(505) 763-5298
100 N Kilgore St
Portales, NM
 
SPARKLE MAINTENANCE INC
(505) 784-3214
108 E Trident Ave
Cannon Afb, NM
 
GUTHALS NURSERY & LANDSCAPING
(505) 763-4243
1001 E 1ST ST
CLOVIS, NM
 
DAVE'S VECTOR CONTROL
(505) 799-3300
1816 AVONDALE BLVD
CLOVIS, NM
 

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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NM Pest Control Regulatory Agencies

New Mexico Department of Agriculture

Pesticide Management Bureau, MSC 3 AQ

P.O. Box 30005

Las Cruces NM, 88001

505-646-2133