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  • Tue Nov 29 2016

    Thermal Remediation Announces 2017 Bed Bug Conference

    BURNSVILLE, Minn. — Thermal Remediation from Temp-Air announced it will be hosting the 2nd bi-annual Thermal Remediation Bed Bug Conference. The conference will be held March 5-7, 2017, at the Hilton Charlotte University Place in Charlotte, N...

  • Tue Nov 29 2016

    Another Species of Varroa Mite Threatens European Honeybees

    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – A sister species of the Varroa destructor mite is developing the ability to parasitize European honeybees, threatening pollinators already hard pressed by pesticides, nutritional deficiencies and disease, a Purdue Unive...

  • Tue Nov 29 2016

    Video: PCT, Syngenta Honor Crown Leadership Award Recipient Dennis Judy

    Video: PCT, Syngenta Honor Crown Leadership Award Recipient Dennis Judy In October, PCT and Syngenta held a reception to honor the 2016 Crown Leadership Award winners, including Dennis Judy, director of education and quality assurance for A...

  • Tue Nov 29 2016

    NWCOA Advanced Wildlife Control Operator Certification Course Now Available

    FREDERICKSBURG, Va. — The NWCOA Certified Advanced Wildlife Control Operator Training Course will be offered for the first time in conjunction with the Wildlife Expo 2017 in Memphis, Tenn., on Feb. 7-8, 2017, by NWCOA. This new certification ...

  • Tue Nov 29 2016

    Senske to Host Annual Charity Holiday Light Show and Open House

    KENNEWICK, Wash. — Senske Services is once again partnering with 2nd Harvest for its 14th Annual Charity Holiday Light Show and Open House. The Open House events will be held Friday, Dec. 9, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., as well as Dec. 10, from 5 p...

  • Tue Nov 29 2016

    Reminder: Enter Your Top Pest Photo in PCT's Annual Contest

    PCT announces the call for entries for our 15th annual Best Pest Photo Contest. The contest is your chance to be recognized alongside your peers for having taken one of the best photographs in the pest control industry. The winning photograph...

  • Tue Nov 29 2016

    Zika No Longer a Global Emergency, WHO Says

    Zika, the mosquito-borne virus that can cause severe birth defects in the infants of infected mothers, is no longer a “global health emergency,” the United Nation’s World Health Organization (WHO) declared Friday. A WHO advisory panel said ...

  • Tue Nov 29 2016

    Lawsuit Challenges Montgomery County (Md.) Lawn Care Ban

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment) joined six local businesses and seven residents of Montgomery County, Maryland, in filing a lawsuit that challenges the passage of the county’s lawn care product ban. Th...

  • Tue Nov 29 2016

    Video: PCT, Syngenta Honor Crown Leadership Award Recipient Adam Jones

    In October, PCT and Syngenta held a reception to honor the 2016 Crown Leadership Award winners, including Adam Jones, vice president of quality assurance, Massey Services, Orlando, Fla. CLICK HERE to watch Jones's acceptance speech.

  • Tue Nov 29 2016

    Poll Question: Busy with Wildlife Work?

    Poll Question: Busy with Wildlife Work? In the past year, has your company experienced an increase in the amount of wildlife management service requests? PCT keeps a pulse on the pest control industry with our timely reader poll questions...

  • Tue Nov 29 2016

    Happy Thanksgiving!

    The staff of the PCT Media Group would like to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving! We are thankful to all of the industry professionals who've shared their stories with us during the past year. We also thank our readers for providing us with ...

  • Tue Nov 29 2016

    ACE Crosses the 1,000 Mark

    VENTURA, Calif. — On Nov. 16, 2016, Rudy Ayala, owner and operator of Spearhead Pest Control in Ventura, Calif., passed his Associate Certified Entomologist exam, becoming the 1,000th ACE. Ayala, a U.S. Army veteran and vice chair of Pest Con...

  • Tue Nov 29 2016

    Heron Launches New All-Inclusive Pest Control Program

    ORLANDO, Fla. – Heron Home & Outdoor, an Orlando-based provider for indoor and outdoor home services recently introduced Pest Max, a comprehensive, all-inclusive pest control program. Heron wanted to make a big impact on the community and con...

  • Tue Nov 29 2016

    Advion Ant Gel Label Training Module Now Live on PCT's DLC

    CLEVELAND, Ohio — PCT’s Distance Learning Center continues to expand with the addition of a label training module for Advion Ant Gel from Syngenta. Visit https://training.pctonline.com and get started on the module.This and other label traini...

  • Tue Nov 29 2016

    Federal Court Blocks New DOL Overtime Rule

    A federal judge in Texas issued a nationwide injunction on Nov. 22 against a controversial Obama administration regulation that would extend overtime pay to 4.2 million U.S. workers — one of the administration's most significant moves to addr...

  • Sat Oct 29 2016

    Study Proves Bed Bugs Can Induce Potentially Deadly Systemic Reactions in Humans

    A new report demonstrates that bed bugs (notably the common bed bug, Cimex lectularius) can induce a potentially dangerous (and possibly even deadly) systemic reaction in individuals repeatedly exposed to bed bugs. SUMMARY: Two bed bug rese...

  • Sat Oct 29 2016

    Lemasters, Beard Finish First in PWIPM 5K

    SEATTLE, Wash. — About 40 runners and walkers participated in the Professional Women in Pest Management (PWIPM) 5K Fun Run/Walk for Breast Cancer Awareness on Friday, Oct. 21 at NPMA’s PestWorld in Seattle. The 7th annual PWIPM 5K Run/Walk ...

  • Fri Oct 28 2016

    Rollins Reports Record Third Quarter And Nine Months 2016 Financial Results

    ATLANTA — Rollins reported unaudited financial results for its third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2016. The company recorded third quarter revenues of $424 million, an increase of 6.1% over the prior year's $399.7 million. Ro...

  • Fri Oct 28 2016

    Terminix Releases Top 10 Cities for Roof Rats

    MEMPHIS, TN — Move over, clowns. Something much scarier is popping up across the country. Things that go bump in the night might be in your attic— and they could be roof rats. Leading pest control provider Terminix today announced the top 1...

  • Fri Oct 28 2016

    Bora-Care with Mold-Care Now Packaged in Blue Bottles

    ROCKFORD, Tenn. – Nisus Corporation announced that its Bora-Care with Mold-Care product will begin shipping in blue bottles within the next few months. There is no change in the product or the package except for the color. “Bora-Care with M...