DATE POSTED: October 12, 2020
No one wants to be stung by a yellow jacket or any other stinging insect, and yellow jackets are actually considered to be more dangerous than most other local wasps. This is because they are one of the more aggressive species.
DATE POSTED: April 26, 2018
It is that time of year again! That time of year where we start seeing pests become more prominent. Pests like yellow jackets! As the weather becomes comfortable for these flying, stinging insects, you will start to see more and more of them. Unlike bees, these stinging pests do not lose their stinger and they do possess the ability to deliver repeated stings. This is only one of the reasons that…
DATE POSTED: November 3, 2017
Perhaps one of the most annoying pests that we’ve become accustomed to in our day-to-day life is the yellow jacket. Yellow Jackets are very common predatory, social insects that reside throughout most of North America. Throughout the summer time you will see them buzzing about, poking into things and getting much too near your carbonated beverages for comfort. They spend their days hard at work…
DATE POSTED: July 10, 2017
We could begin this article with a description of a yellow jacket, but there is little chance you don't know what a yellow jacket looks like--if you live in South Portland. Those aggressive little black and yellow wasps are a significant pest in Southern Maine. But, there are a few things you may not have heard about yellow jackets. Let's see if we can tell you something you don't know.