Pest is any organism that attacks and destroys food, crops, livestock and property. Pests come as different species of insects, birds, and animals. Humans are often affected physically, mentally, or financially whenever there is infestations of pests. It becomes important to apply effective pest control to get rid of the effects of pests.
In the home, at the farm, in business areas, in recreation parks, etc, there may be one form of pest infestations or the other. The causes of these infestations could be the exposure of the space or part of the home to food times, liquid, and other items. These items could eventually serve as food sources or breeding grounds for the different insects and rodents.
If you are worried about pest infestations of any type, then you should be aware of the different methods that can be used to get rid of pests. Any method used will most likely depend on the cause, the severity, and the location of the infestation.
Types of pest control methods
Here are common pest control methods that are applied to get rid of form of pest or the other: Biological pest control,
- mechanical pest control,
- poisoned bait,
- field burning,
- elimination of breeding ground,
- destruction on infected plants,
- Natural rodent control, and