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To kill hornets nesting in the ground, locate the nest entrance during the day, and wait until dark to pour a powdered insecticide recommended for hornets into the nest entrance. When approaching the nest, move slowly, a... More »

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Ground-nesting bees can be encouraged to move to another location by sprinkling water on their nests. These docile bees do not form colonies and each nest is home to a solitary bee. However, they do tend to nest close to... More »

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The most effective method for killing bees, hornets, wasps and yellowjackets is using an insecticide, according to the University of Minnesota Extension. However, the type of insecticide and how it is applied depends on ... More »

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To get rid of a yellow jacket nest in the ground, pour soapy water into the nest's entrance, or treat the nest with commercial insecticide. Treating the nest can be completed in a few minutes, but some insecticides may r... More »

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To remove a hornets nest, mark the affected area, purchase hornet jet spray, prepare for extermination, spray the nest, and remove the nest. The best time to exterminate hornets is at night, when they are less active and... More »

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To remove multiple hornet nests from a bush, locate the nest entrances, clear an escape path, don protective clothing, spray insecticide into the nest entrances, and monitor them for residual activity. You need insectici... More »

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African hornets keep their stingers after striking a person. This fact, along with their aggressive behavior, means that they can sting an individual more than once. This is especially dangerous for anyone who is allergi... More »

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