Click To Call NPC

Fruit Flies

Call for a free quote on 0115 9872968 or Contact us online.

Fruit flies whilst attracted to ripened fruits and vegetables will also breed in drains, empty bottles, cans, mops and cleaning rags.

In fact, all that is really required for fruit fly development is a moist film of fermenting material.

single fruit fly on the wild nature

single fruit fly on the wild orange nature

Like all flies, the fruit fly will develop through a complete metamorphosis. The fruit fly eggs are usually laid near or on top of fermenting materials. The mature larvae of the fruit fly will then emerge from the breeding material seeking a dry spot in order to pupate.

Unfortunately, the first indication of a fruit fly infestation is usually when the fruit fly are viewed flying around.

In domestic properties, this is more often to kitchen areas but unfortunately in business establishments not only to kitchen areas but bar areas which can cause enormous concern, especially to customers.

It is important therefore that all areas should be kept clean and this applies to counters as fruit fly will eat spilled food and not just fruit, they will eat just about anything.

 

.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

NPC specialise in all forms of pest management, including bird control, proofing to buildings and environmental services

All personnel are DBS (CRB) checked.


Essential guides to pest problems from NPC

Rodent Issues? NPC Provide Free Surveys

As we are fast approaching the colder months' and the temperature drops. The threat from rodents entering premises increases. Rats ...
Read More

Wasp Nest Activity During October

During the month of October, if the weather is fairly warm then activity will be seen with respect to wasps ...
Read More

Flying Insects

Wasp with a Fruit Fly Whilst the term “flying insects” includes the wasp and hornet. It could be said that ...
Read More