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Jul 18, 2017 7:12 PM CST Mosquitos
Do u have mosquitos over there ' how do u get rid of them ?
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Jul 19, 2017 3:02 AM CST Mosquitos
Dedovix
DedovixDedovixBig Place, Central Serbia Serbia27 Threads 1 Polls 9,578 Posts
ali110: Do u have mosquitos over there ' how do u get rid of them ?

I catch them and treten with a shotgun...they never return...professor
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Jul 19, 2017 3:49 AM CST Mosquitos
GUZMAN1
GUZMAN1GUZMAN1Barcelona, Catalonia Spain83 Threads 57 Polls 7,049 Posts
Dedovix: I catch them and treten with a shotgun...they never return...


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There are spray repellents for every mosquito variety.

Today, there are different species of mosquitoes flying by here, some of them potentially dangerous.
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Jul 19, 2017 3:50 AM CST Mosquitos
MikeD12
MikeD12MikeD12Broadstairs, Kent, England UK24 Threads 3 Polls 5,227 Posts
ali110: Do u have mosquitos over there ' how do u get rid of them ?

Not many - and I don't destroy beautiful aircraft either grin cheers


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Jul 19, 2017 5:15 AM CST Mosquitos
daniela777
daniela777daniela777Mi Paraiso, Murcia Spain47 Threads 3,294 Posts
ali110: Do u have mosquitos over there ' how do u get rid of them ?



You can get a chameleon and you´ll never have any insects in the house!
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Jul 19, 2017 8:52 AM CST Mosquitos
Yes Florida has mosquitoes. We don't have snow plows but we have mosquito trucks we can call if they get bad. It is a public service paid for by tax dollars.
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Jul 19, 2017 11:37 AM CST Mosquitos
Yes they are all over the World. They are the most dangerous creatures on earth According to the World Health Organization, about 725,000 people are killed every year by mosquito-borne diseases. Malaria alone affects 200 million, of which an estimated 600,000 die. Mosquitoes also carry dengue fever, yellow fever and encephalitis.and now the ZIKA Virus.
I consider myself to be fairly knowledgeable about Mosquito's because killing them is sort of a hobby of mine. I've been able to reduce the population of Mosquito's in my surroundings by waging a constant battle against them. I don't use chemicals of any kind rather I use their own instincts against them. A few facts about Mosquito's; Only the female stings.
Mosquito's don't "Breed" in water. The female lays her eggs in water. Without water, Mosquito's have no place to lay their eggs. The easiest way to kill a lot of Mosquito's is to invite them to lay their eggs in a bucket that YOU can control. Make certain there are no other sources of stagnant water around for them to lay their eggs in. You can harvest the floating egg "rafts" and smoosh them between your fingers or let them hatch out into larvae which you can screen through a fine mesh splatter guard used for frying bacon etc. Knock the Larvae off the screen onto the ground so they can bake in the Sun. Set up 1 bucket of stinky water and 1 empty bucket. Every 2-3 days pour the water from 1 bucket to the next through the screen. Dispose of the wiggling Larvae on the screen as mentioned.

An alternate method is to put a goldfish in the bucket. They will eat the Larvea.
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Jul 19, 2017 11:52 AM CST Mosquitos
Bogart_1960
Bogart_1960Bogart_1960Ask me !, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur France44 Threads 1 Polls 13,525 Posts
ali110: Do u have mosquitos over there ' how do u get rid of them ?



deported them to Pakistan . laugh
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Jul 19, 2017 1:39 PM CST Mosquitos
ali110: Do u have mosquitos over there ' how do u get rid of them ?


Hey, Ali.... we smog them out and get rid of all unwanted standing surface-water which is necessary for the little critters to survice



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Jul 19, 2017 5:17 PM CST Mosquitos
Bill Gates endorses genetically modified mosquitoes to combat malaria

Bill Gates endorsed the use of a powerful and controversial new gene-editing tool to create malaria-resistant mosquitoes in an interview with Bloomberg News today.



The world’s deadliest creature isn’t what you might expect. A 2016 graphic from Bill Gates’ blog outlined the number of deaths per year related to animals. You’ll see the biggest offender: mosquitoes.

Bill Gates: Some People Think Eradicating Mosquitoes With Genetics Is Scary, But

The mosquito laser is a device invented by astrophysicist Lowell Wood to kill large numbers of ... In 2007, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation requested Intellectual Ventures LLC to find a way to fight and eventually end malaria.

Bill Gates drops $1m on laser-based malaria fighter
Mosquitoes repelled by 'light wall'



Bill Gates Doubles His Bet on Wiping Out Mosquitoes with Gene Editing

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation plans to double the sum it is spending to create a mosquito-killing technology that relies on CRISPR gene editing.

The technique, called a gene drive, is a way to spread traits through wild populations of animals, but its ability to alter nature is drawing opposition from some environmental groups.



Gates Foundation Commits $258.3 Million for Malaria Research and Development

Funding to support R&D on a malaria vaccine, new drugs, and improved mosquito control methods

New report finds malaria R&D spending totals $323 million annually



Tomatoes, mosquitoes and lasers: bizarre projects receive Gates grants

Can tomatoes be taught to make antiviral drugs for people who eat them? Would zapping your skin with a laser make your vaccination work better? Could malaria-carrying mosquitoes be given a teensy head cold that would prevent them from sniffing out a human snack bar?

These are among 81 projects awarded $100,000 grants today by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation in a bid to support innovative unconventional global health research.



get some stolen computer money back from thief Gates Ali any way thought you can think of probably do
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Jul 19, 2017 5:33 PM CST Mosquitos
ali110: Do u have mosquitos over there ' how do u get rid of them ?


Apparently swatting the b*tch doesn't work, you're still here. boxing
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Jul 19, 2017 5:34 PM CST Mosquitos
Lilith10
Lilith10Lilith10unknown, Alberta Canada32 Threads 2,661 Posts
GUZMAN1: There are spray repellents for every mosquito variety.

Today, there are different species of mosquitoes flying by here, some of them potentially dangerous.



Post #3..laugh

But so true! There are some big buggars about this year, and whoa do they ever bite!very mad


Funny cartoon Guzman laugh
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Jul 20, 2017 3:25 AM CST Mosquitos
Hi everybody

Thank you so much for useful information wine handshake
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Jul 20, 2017 4:01 AM CST Mosquitos
in bigger Ponds,artificial or natural you could populate them with Guppies or other similar small Fish,depending on the Climate you are in!
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Jul 20, 2017 5:05 AM CST Mosquitos
GUZMAN1
GUZMAN1GUZMAN1Barcelona, Catalonia Spain83 Threads 57 Polls 7,049 Posts
Lilith10: Post #3..

But so true! There are some big buggars about this year, and whoa do they ever bite!


Funny cartoon Guzman


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