Category Archive for "termite monitor"

Termite Treatment using Temperature

Termites use temperature to find food Subterranean Termites (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) have a number of senses which interact to determine the individual and colony behaviour. It has been shown in a number of studies that the overall most important environmental signal…

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Termite Thermal Shadow Studies

On a daily basis we are reminded by our customers how quickly the Termite Mansion has visible termites. We still run trials with our competitors but most of our energy goes into trying to improve the already fantastic Termite Mansion….

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Termite baiting apparatus and what is really important ?

Termite baiting apparatus (Summary of an international patent on termite baiting) Subterranean Termites in the main live in a closed environment sealed with earthen based walls, they seek food and mine and transport water. Termites are ‘cold-blooded’, with a thin...
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Termite Monitoring Systems; On Ground or Below Ground?

Termite monitoring has a worrying practice returning of the selling and marketing of Termite Monitors for placing on the ground. One such marketing press release stated the following; Termite Monitoring why On-Ground? Termite monitoring trials in the USA (carried out...
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Termite Management Systems and Terminology Explained in Detail

Considering how well known this pest is, there is a lot of misinformation in the public sphere regarding termite management terminology. Termites (otherwise known as white ants) are known by name and the damage they can cause is infamous, but...
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