April 2017



Sustainable Development: Driving Business

It’s not just a buzzword. Sustainability is here to stay. And products with reduced levels of active ingredient top the “wish list” of pest management professionals who feel that tightening regulations will reduce their ability to operate their businesses over the next five years.


Annual Ant Control Issue

Focus on Bird Control

Mosquito Control Supplement

Job 1: Eliminating Conducive Conditions

The number one conducive condition for mosquitoes is standing or stagnant water. Here’s what you need to do to help customers and employees find and remove such environments.

Case Study: Surveillance & Control Operations in Harris County, Texas

Government mosquito boards don’t just trap and count mosquitoes. They perform research, partner with universities, and educate residents on diseases and disease prevention. Here’s a brief history of how officials in Harris County, Texas, protect the public and industry from mosquitoes.

Quick Fix

A UF/IFAS entomologist earns a $200,000 grant to help develop a rapid Zika detection test.