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  • Thu Apr 13 2017

    Cooper Pest Solutions Now Offering Green Services

    LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. — Cooper Pest Solutions announced the offering of a green pest control service for homeowners throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Developed by entomologist Dr. Richard Cooper, the company believes that the environmenta...

  • Thu Apr 13 2017

    Bed Bugs Show Early Signs of Resistance to Pair of Insecticides, Researchers ...

    As reported by Entomology Today, new research from Purdue University shows early signs of resistance developing among bed bugs to two commonly used insecticides. In a study published this week in the Journal of Economic Entomology, research...

  • Thu Apr 13 2017

    UMass Lab Joins Tick Research Project

    AMHERST, Mass. – The Laboratory of Medical Zoology (LMZ) at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, a national tick testing lab, recently was chosen by Battelle, the world’s largest independent, non-profit research and development organizati...

  • Thu Apr 13 2017

    Bayer Announces Spring 2017 Promotion

    RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. – The Professional Pest Management business of Bayer, within the company’s Environmental Science Unit, announced a Spring pest promotion, offering pest management professionals (PMPs) instant savings on a suite of...

  • Wed Apr 12 2017

    Target Specialty Products Rebrands

    SANTA FE SPRINGS, Calif. — Target Specialty Products announced its comprehensive rebranding effort and introduces a refreshed logo and upgraded website. Redesigned with customers in mind, the revamped website will serve as a source of valuabl...

  • Wed Apr 12 2017

    USA Today’s Snapshot Made with a NPMA Assist

    The April 8 USA Today included a “Destructive Pests” infographic publicized the well-known industry fact that “Termites cause more than $5 billion in property damage each year in the USA” — information provided the National Pest Management As...

  • Wed Apr 12 2017

    Newly QualityPro Members for March 2017 Announced

    FAIRFAX, Va. — The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) announced five companies recently earned QualityPro accreditation while another company became GreenPro certified. The following companies have proven their professionalism thro...

  • Wed Apr 12 2017

    Pelsis Offers SX Dotz Bait Platform

    Pelsis offers SX Dotz, a professional polymer platform onto which ant and cockroach gel baits can be applied. They incorporate a technology that allows them to be attached to flat smooth surfaces without tearing or leaving any residues when r...

  • Tue Apr 11 2017

    PCT Announces Million Dollar Club Virtual Event

    PCT’s Million-Dollar Club Virtual Conference, sponsored by Arrow Exterminators, will focus on business development/growth initiatives specifically for pest management companies in the $500,000 to $2 million range. CLICK HERE to register. Co...

  • Tue Apr 11 2017

    Specialty Consultants: U.S. Structural Pest Control Market Surpasses $8 Billion

    The United States structural pest control industry is comprised of an estimated 19,820 pest control firms. Mild summer and winter weather, increased insect pest and rodent pressure, and expanded service offerings for public health pests like ...

  • Tue Apr 11 2017

    PPMA Kicks Off Bug Barometer Initiative

    FAIRFAX, Va. — The Professional Pest Management Alliance announced the release of its spring Bug Barometer, a forecast of what Americans can expect in terms of pests in each region of the country based on past and current weather patterns. In...

  • Tue Apr 11 2017

    Industry Mourns Loss of Norm Cooper

    RYE, N.Y. — Norm Cooper, whose 63-year pest control career included time spent as a PCO, consultant, and NPMA President, passed away on April 5, at 85. Cooper had been suffering from a blood disorder called MDS for about a year. Widely consid...

  • Tue Apr 11 2017

    Rentokil Steritech Acquires Heron Home & Outdoor

    READING Pa., and APOPKA, Fla. — Rentokil Steritech has acquired Apopka, Fla.-based Heron Home & Outdoor, a $20 million business that ranked #42 on the 2016 PCT Top 100 list. The acquisition strengthens Rentokil Steritech’s presence in Florida...

  • Tue Apr 11 2017

    Manage menacing scorpions and spiders with new SecureChoice™ programs from Sy...

    • New assurance programs offer guaranteed control of scorpions and spiders• Mosquito and flea and tick programs are also re-launching in 2017• All SecureChoice programs offer application recommendations, marketing and technical supportAdding ...

  • Tue Apr 11 2017

    New name, same trusted formulation for Weatherblok® XT rodenticide from Syn...

    • Weatherblok® XT rodenticide now known as Talon Weatherblok® XT• All Syngenta rodenticides now under the Talon® brand name• Designed for extreme weatherability without compromising rodent acceptanceTo help streamline information for Pest Man...

  • Sat Apr 8 2017

    Jeffrey White Discusses Super Lice with Dr. Oz

    LAWRENCEVILLE, N.J. — Jeffrey White, entomologist for BedBug Central and Cooper Pest Solutions, was featured as a guest on the Dr. Oz Show regarding super lice and the implications they pose to families. When asked to be a guest on the Dr. ...

  • Sat Apr 8 2017

    Tim Julien, a NWCOA Founding Father, Passes Away

    One of NWCOA’s founding fathers and its first president, Tim Julien, 59, of Indianapolis, Ind., passed away on April 3. Julien served as NWCOA’s president for 10 years and was instrumental in the creation of NWCOA’s first Goose training. ...

  • Sat Apr 8 2017

    Male Jumping Spiders Court Whomever, Whenever; Females Decide Who Lives, Dies

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Male jumping spiders will try to mate with any female, but that lack of discretion could cost them their lives, says a University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences researcher. In a newly published st...

  • Fri Apr 7 2017

    ODH Seeking Vector Control Contractors in Response to Zika

    The Ohio Department of Health (ODH), Zoonotic Disease Program, is seeking one or more contractors to provide vector control in response to a mosquito-borne outbreak of Zika virus. The contractor(s) must be able to provide services throughou...

  • Fri Apr 7 2017

    Goodnature's A24 is a Self-Resetting Rodent Trap

    Now available in the U.S., the Goodnature A24 is a self-resetting trap that can kill 24 times before needing to be reset, the manufacturer reports. It's powered by compressed gas and uses long-lasting, pest-specific lures. When a pest brushes...