Tag: cockroach

sugar cubes laced with poison pesticides

Cockroaches and Darwin

Cocky cockroaches In Metro today, a news snippet that US cockroaches have been observed learning to avoid poison bait and are apparently developing an averison to the taste of glucose which is added to the bait to disguise the taste and tempt them in.  The trait seems to be inheritable and so we can look forward to […]


Crunchy cockroaches

Would You Eat A Cockroach? We like our insects here at InsectHouse.co.uk, but we mainly like to look at them and talk about them.  We don’t like to eat them very much and we certainly don’t like to eat them raw and wriggling.  Apart from being very icky, that would also be a bit cruel. […]