Red imported fire ants or RIFAs originated in South America. It’s believed that they arrived in the southern United States around the 1930’s on ships from South America. They expanded quickly and now occupy 13 U.S. states. This species of ants can be introduced into a new area in potted plants shrubs and trees.
Eastern Subterranean Termites are one of the most common species of termites that infest Virginia homes. They also cause serious damages to homes and other structures costing the homeowners millions of dollars each year. Eagle Pest Services would like to share how to identify possible termite infestations and what to do if termites are found around your home and yard.