Pest Control/Bugs have an alter ego

After 15 years in the Pest Control Industry I have seen a lot of interesting insect behavior. Granted, I have not spent much time observing the little critters but I have noticed different behaviors. For instance, when hit with pyrethrine, some roaches run right at you while others try to hide. My question has always been…is that a simple reaction or does the charging roach have a Napoleon complex? Turns out, insects in the same species may have actual personalities! As reported in this months PCT magazine, the article “Mr. Personality” spells out the research behind the claim.

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