The Formosan subterranean termite is an invasive species introduced to the continental United States in the 1950s. In Louisiana, it was first reported in Lake Charles and New Orleans in the 1960s.
BATON ROUGE — This is the time of year when you can expect to begin seeing swarms of Formosan subterranean termites.
BATON ROUGE — Discover proven ways to keep your home cool, dry and free of destructive termites at the spring open house at the LSU AgCenter LaHouse Home and Landscape Resource Center from 10 a.m.
BATON ROUGE — Many south Louisiana residents expect to see the first major termite swarm around Mother’s Day, but an LSU AgCenter expert says earlier swarms are not unusual.