Fruit Fly Insect Control and Removal

Have you had an issue with a fruit flies infestation and require fruit fly pest control, proofing and removal? We have been servicing customers with pest control issues since 1976 throughout, Exeter, Plymouth, Barnstable, Taunton, Bridgewater, Bridport, Weymouth, Dorchester, Redruth, Truro, contact Valley Pest Control for help. 

Fruit Fly Insect Pest Control and Proofing Services

Fruit flies can be problematic in both domestic and commercial settings. If a fruit fly problem is not swiftly addressed, it can quickly become a serious fly infestation. posing a risk to food hygiene and health and safety standards. Don’t run the risk of a minor fly infestation spiralling out of control. Call Valley Pest Control for fruit fly pest control, proofing and removal services, before it gets out of hand.

Valley Pest Control, based in Cullompton, offer comprehensive pest control and removal services to combat fruit fly invasions. Our professional pest control services are available throughout the South West, including Exeter, Devon, Dorset and Somerset. So, if you have a fruit fly infestation, call Valley Pest Control for fast and effective pest control services.

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Free Fruit Fly Infestation Surveys

Here at Valley Pest Control, we offer free fruit fly infestation surveys to establish the extent of your fruit fly infestation. Our surveys are comprehensive, therefore, we will be able to identify the cause of the infestation and provide an accurate quotation for appropriate pest control services. In addition, we can offer sound advice on ways to prevent future fruit fly infestations, including information regarding our regular maintenance visits.

To book a free fly infestation survey contact us today.


FRUIT FLIES (Drosophila spp)

PEST NAME : FRUIT FLIES (Drosophila spp)

SIZE, SHAPE AND COLOUR : 2mm long. 3 to 4mm wingspan. Fat bulbous body, greyish yellow. Large often orange eyes. Simple wing venation. Feathery antennae. Cross striped abdomen.

BIOLOGY : 700 to 800 eggs laid at 20 to 25 per day in the foodstuff for the hatching larvae. Larvae have 3 moults and they migrate to pupate. The egg to adult stage can be a short as 8 days at 30oc.

PREFERRED FOODS : Varies but is usually sour mil, rotting and fermenting fruit e.g. grapes and bananas, fruit juices, tomatoes and dried fruits.

HABITAT : Vinegar factories, breweries, dried fruit washing plants, tomato processors, fruit drink producers and warehouses where spillage has occurred.

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Valley Pest Control Ltd

Post Cross Business Park,
EX15 2BB

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