The benefits of hiring an effective pest control expert for your garden not only include the organic or chemical options but also having the “how to” knowledge which is the most important aspect of pest control. Also, the one thing that most folks are unaware of, is that; you can have plants battle the pests themselves – by at the onset, planting specific plants that deter pests. Your local landscaper or garden service provider e.g. Fox Mowing will tell you more about it.
When it comes to garden pests, part of the problem can be soil imbalances, ineffective watering techniques and so forth. Fact is, an improper diet will weaken not just humans but plants too. So another benefit of hiring a effective pest control expert for your garden is that, they will also do a soil test to analyse the soil health. A healthy soil mix will lead to healthier plants and in turn, the plants will be able to resist disease much better. This in itself, is an effective pest control remedy.
The above however does not hold true for the vegetable patch. The reason being that all vegetables tend to be tender and nutritious and apart from humans, insects love it too. The better the soil, the better the veggies and more abundant the insects. So in the case of your vegetable patch, a competent pest controller will offer either organic sprays or chemical sprays. Naturally, the organic sprays are eco-friendly but take a bit longer to get rid of the pests.
An integrated approach to pest management usually works best and your pest control expert for your garden can help you with this. They will usually suggest a diversity of plants and also landscape design. Landscape design because even a very small water pond will attract many insects. Likewise, if your garden has many flowering plants it will attract parasitic and predatory insects. As they say, there are two sides to every coin.
Not all pest control experts will recommend an instant treatment. In fact, after a brief study of your garden, some pest control experts might well recommend you do nothing and let nature takes its own course – this happens especially if they find that one pest is helping control another more damaging and harmful variety of pest. Also, organic pest control sprays usually work on certain types of pests only while chemicals may end up harming the very plants you are trying to protect. So another benefit of hiring a pest control expert for your garden, is to help identify the best approach.
In summary, the benefits of hiring Organic Pest Control expert for your garden include:
1. Identifying the source of the problem – soil nutrition or pest
2. Study and identify a course of action (or no action)
3. Where action required, recommend the type of action and reason for it
4. Recommend a long-term pest control plan and strategy
Philip subsequently sold over 500 franchises over the next 15 years, before selling the Jim’s Mowing South Australian Regional Franchise in 2005. Philip also developed the second largest Jim’s Customer Contact Centre in Adelaide servicing five States and Territories and over 600 franchisees before selling this in early 2007. From May 2007 thru to October 2009, Philip worked for Jim's Group as the Divisional Manager for Jim's Mowing. Philip also consulted to the Jim’s Group National Office from September 2011 thru to February 2012.