CURRENT READER POLL

PCT keeps a pulse on the industry with timely Reader Poll questions. Below is the most recent question for pest management professionals at www.pctonline.com: Which best describes your company’s business outlook for 2019?

READER POLL RESULTS

Here’s a look at results from a recent Reader Poll:

In the past year, do you feel the incidence of wildlife control problems has increased, decreased, or remained the same in your market area?

Number of respondents: 174 (those whose location offers wildlife control services) Source: Readex Research

PODCAST: Hear From ‘Rodents of Unusual Size’ Director Metzler

PCT reported on the recent nutria documentary “Rodents of Unusual Size” in this month’s Rearview (page 106). The film explores how these invasive rodents are damaging the wetlands of southeastern Louisiana, and what residents are doing to manage these rodents. PCT caught up with one of the directors, Chris Metzler (pictured, holding boom mic), for a podcast to learn about his experiences filming this award-winning documentary. Download the podcast from the PCT Online homepage.

VIDEO: PCT/Syngenta Crown Leadership Awards Ceremony

Karl Kisner, Dan Collins, Jerry Gahlhoff (pictured), Dave Fisher, and Dr. Faith Oi were honored as 2018 PCT/Syngenta Crown Leadership Award winners during a special ceremony at NPMA PestWorld 2018. Visit “online extras” on the PCT homepage for video coverage of this event.

FREE Online Label Training Courses From PCT

Visit PCT Online for FREE online label training courses. How it works? Created by Board Certified Entomologist and consultant Stoy Hedges, the courses use photographs, video clips and reference materials to challenge users’ knowledge, experience and problem-solving skills for a wide range of products and pest problems. Accessible by PC, tablet or smartphone, Distance Learning Center training is presented in modules designed to take a half-hour to an hour to complete. Get started.