Communication and collaboration were the key takeaways from a global pest management summit hosted by CEPA and NPMA.
PMPs across the country are battling the brown marmorated stink bug. Here’s what you need to know about these invasive pests — and how to develop a plan of action.
Speakers at the UPFDA Spring Conference look to our nation’s capital for insights about future regulatory trends, Office of Pesticide Program funding, and Zika control efforts.
Attention, bosses: Why angry employees are bad for business.
Tips for resolving conflict within your business, especially when it is repetitive and with the same people.
Whether there’s too much or not enough water in your customer’s pipes, both have pest consequences that can be prevented.
In some areas, large numbers of cluster flies can end up indoors when temperatures drop in early fall.
Pest control professionals’ control measures must include a varied approach aimed at small fly larvae and adults, with sanitation being key.
Using temperature and precipitation data to predict stable fly populations.
What happens when drain flies invade an entomologist’s bathroom? An experiment happens, of course! Find out the results of using a bacterial drain cleaner product to control a moth fly infestation.
Research out of New Mexico State University discusses control of pyrethroid-resistant bed bug strains with a combination of ß-cyfluthrin and imidacloprid, and how surface materials greatly affect residuality and toxic activity of insecticides.
With research from Dr. Gail Ridge of the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, PMPs can learn the surprising (and shocking) behaviors bed bugs utilize to survive one more day.
Researchers at North Carolina State University are discovering bacteria in bed bugs that potentially degrade insecticides.
PMPs often give generously of their time. But they need to establish at the outset exactly what type of bed bug control services they can and are willing to donate.
Plunkett’s Pest Control's multi-unit, full-building, proactive bed bug inspections are a win-win. And clients are saving money.
Wil-Kil canine Max retired. His replacement, Jack, is the company’s fourth dog.
The pests account for 21% of liability claims, according to insurance provider Allianz.
PCOs must devise site-specific protocols for bed bug control in commercial accounts.
A review of news and product information from industry suppliers.