Category Archives: Pest Control Industry News


Zika Virus – Did You Know?

Zika Virus – Did You Know? Zika was first discovered in 1947. Zika, doesn’t infect the same mosquitoes as West Nile virus (the Culex species spreads West Nile). Aedes aegypti mosquito transmits Zika. The Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus mosquitoes … Continue reading


Southern and Sovereign Pest Control Rise in Top 100 Pest Control Companies

Southern and Sovereign Pest Control Rise in Top 100 Pest Control Companies Southern and Sovereign Pest Control were recently named one of Pest Control Technology’s (PCT) Top 100 pest management firms in North America. The award recognizes pest control businesses … Continue reading


Fun Fact Friday – Zika Virus

Fun Fact Friday – Zika Virus The Zika Virus is spread through mosquito bites. The illness is mild with symptoms often lasting less than a week. Approximately one in five people infected with the virus show symptoms. Currently, no vaccine … Continue reading


Guess who else is tired of winter and ready for spring? Subterranean Termites!

Subterranean termites spend winters underground but come springtime they begin to swarm once the ground warms to approximately 70 degrees and after the last winter freeze. When forming new colonies; flying male and female “Swarmer” termites break off their wings, … Continue reading


Sovereign & Southern Pest Control Announce New Location in Nashville, TN

It is with great anticipation and excitement that we announce the opening of Southern & Sovereign Pest Control’s newest location in Nashville, TN effective March 17th 2014. The new premises will be located on 301 South Perimeter Park Drive, Suite … Continue reading


Mosquito Bites

The warm summer weather is finally here and so are those pesky mosquitoes. Please view the link below to a press release from the Virginia Department of Health on the infestation of the Asian Tiger Mosquito. There are two main … Continue reading