Both beetles and rodents can become a nuisance for neighbors, resulting in complaints to the grower and broiler integrator. Migration of darkling beetles from litter spead on fields has resulted in a number of lawsuits.

In addition, insects and rodents can carry disease. Control of such pests is an important factor in any biosecurity program.


Lesser mealworms or litter beetles

Fly  control around horse barns and stables

How far can house flies fly?

Biological control of flies