Flies... bothersome and a dangerous vector.
Table of Contents
Chapters 30
of
"The Best Control"
by Stephen Tvedten
 

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"The Best Control" is a book written by Stephen Tveden.   With more than 30 years in the pest control business, Steve has researched and applied the methods of safe pest management successfully in over 350 schools.  The Best Control  is easily searched and contains a compilation of information, direction and advice currently being utilized by pest control  experts, schools and individuals all over the country.  It gives step-by-step directions for using common household items and other safe methods of  pest
problem solving that can be used to discourage and rid yourself of many of your worst pests.  This do-it-yourself approach can assist you to keep your family, school, business and neighborhood pesticide free.  The methods and materials recommended in this book are referred to as "Pestisafes" as opposed to "pesticides".  Pestisafe is a registered trademark of Stephen Tvedten.

Table of Contents

Chapters 1-10 OVERVIEW 

Chapter 11 - Things Grandma Probably Used for Pests

Chapter 12-13 - Synthetic Pesticide Poisons

Chapter 14 - Nothing but Ants

Chapter 15-17 - Lice, bed bugs and more

Chapter 18 - Fleas

Chapter 19 - Ticks and Mites?

Chapter 20-21 - Bees, Wasps, Hornets and more

Chapter 22 - MOSQUITOES

Chapter 23 - Spiders

Chapter 24-25 - SCORPIONS

Chapter 26 - Help!  Roaches

Chapter 27 - Help!  Something is eating my clothes!

Chapter 28 - So What's hiding in your stored food ?

Chapter 29 - Crickets

Chapter 30 - Flies

Chapter 31 - Beetles, Mites and more

Chapter 32 - Rodents and other Vertebrate Pests 

Chapter 33 - Bats

Chapter 34 -  Birds

Chapter 35 - Termites

Chapter 36- Safe Lawn and Garden Maintenance
 
 

 

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CHAPTER 30 
              FLIES Page 557 
              LIFE CYCLE OF THE HOUSE FLY Page 558 
              FLY ANATOMY Page 558 
              GENERAL DESCRIPTION Page 559 
              INTEGRATED PEST MANAGEMENT GUIDELINES Page 561 
              PEST OVERVIEW Page 562 
              HOUSE FLY & LITTLE HOUSE FLY Page 564 
              FACE FLY Page 567 
              STABLE FLY Page 567 
              BLACK BLOW FLY, GREEN BOTTLE FLY, BLUE BOTTLE FLY Page 568 
              CLUSTER FLY Page 569 
              DRAIN AND MOTH FLIES Page 571 
              FRUIT FLIES AND PHORID FLIES OVERVIEW Page 572 
              VINEGAR OR FRUIT FLY Page 573 
              PHORID FLIES Page 574 
              FUNGUS GNATS Page 575 
              MIDGES Page 575 
             SUMMARY Page 575 
              NON-TOXIC FRUIT FLY CONTROL Page 576 
              ALTERNATIVE FLY CONTROL Page 576 
              ENZYME SPRAYS Page 576 
              NEGATIVE ION PLATES Page 576 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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