PCT keeps a pulse on the industry with timely Reader Poll questions. Below is the most recent question for pest management professionals at Which best describes your outlook for the U.S. economy in 2020?

Get Connected to PCT’s Social Media Sites

Connect with PCT on social media, including our Facebook page and Twitter feed, both great news outlets for mobile devices. Also, PCT’s LinkedIn page is ideal for networking.

Video: Trail Camera Captures Rats Chewing on Electrical Wire

Rodent control specialist Timmy Madere, New Orleans Mosquito, Rodent and Termite Control Board, captured rat footage on a trail camera. In the video on PCT Online, rats can be seen ignoring a pre-baited trap in favor of electrical wire. Download the video from the “online extras” section on PCT Online or directly at

Podcast: What to Know About Occasional Invaders

PCT caught up with Nathan Hall, a quality and training specialist at Wil-Kil Pest Control, for a timely podcast about common occasional invaders and best management practices for controlling these pests. Download the podcast from “online extras” on PCT Online or directly at

Video: Crown Leadership Awards Reception

Claudia Riegel, Gene White, Tom Jarzynka, Ben Walker and Ray Meyers were honored as 2019 PCT/Syngenta Crown Leadership Award winners during a special ceremony at NPMA PestWorld 2019. Visit “online extras” on the PCT homepage for video coverage of this event.