Momentum is on the side of women in pest management. Prominent female leaders, including Truly Nolen’s Scarlett Nolen, share why this is good for the industry and explore some of the hurdles they still face to achieve parity.
The 86th annual Purdue Pest Management Conference was held as both an in-person and virtual event.
Sylvia Kenmuir explains why her podcast is an effective learning tool for those taking ESA’s Associate Certified Entomologist exam.
We’ve all been hurt in different ways by COVID-19. But there is a silver lining. Many of the business practices PCOs have adopted during the past two years will shape the industry for the better in the coming years.
To reduce liability for termite service, PMPs say it is essential to perform thorough inspections and provide a service proven to deliver results.
A dynamic entomological research tool from the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History is now more easily accessible. What will you discover?
A look at current strategies and tips for how and when to use each.
Proven tips to help your team achieve success in the most challenging bed bug environments.
Your client has 12 specific needs when it comes to controlling bed bugs in multi-unit housing.
Unlike other human pests, bed bugs only feed on their hosts for a short time before moving away to hide until it’s time for their next meal. University of Kentucky entomologists have found this behavior is due to triglycerides on the skin surface that repel the bugs.
Don’t water down the inspection! Water can gather in many places you might not consider, including polluted water.
Whether it was his time spent in the U.S. Navy, or his role as president of Mosquito Joe, Lou Schager has dedicated his life to safeguarding others.
Researchers created mosquito-resistant clothing that prevented 100 percent of bites in trials.
Are you doing everything you should to prevent unwanted pesticides from making their way to the neighbor’s yard?
There are two primary issues with callbacks: the specific pest problem, and the customer’s reaction to their need for additional service. Resolving the pest problem can be straightforward. Making the customer happy in the process can be more challenging. Here are five questions/answers that may help lead to the successful resolution of a customer callback.
Aprehend is a very different solution — there’s nothing else like it for bed bugs in structural pest control. So, ConidioTec often gets some interesting questions and we thought they might be of use when explaining Aprehend to both residential and commercial clients.
Everyone hates a rain delay! Yes, precipitation can often ruin a route, but all-natural granules can help save the day. Here, Greg Pettis, vice president of business development, Nature-Cide, explains how PMPs can best use all-natural granules in wet conditions.
Electronic remote monitoring’s benefits are apparent to ActiveSense® users.
In an affordable housing community that experienced 80 incidents annually, slashing bed bugs to near zero over two years improved the quality of life of residents and staff.
Catchmaster’s Ovi-Planter Mosquito Trap makes mosquito management attractive.
FieldRoutes can help you adapt to a tech-focused world, streamline your business and provide more value to customers.
Need an efficient way to deal with your customers’ mosquito problems? FMC can help.
MGK helps PMPs combat cockroach bait aversion and behavioral resistance.
If you’re worried about retaining your workforce, Slingshot has some tips.
If callbacks are costing you, Demand CS can help.