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  • Fri Jan 13 2017

    EPA Finalizes Bee Protection Plan

    EPA’s is releasing a final policy that describes methods for addressing acute risks to bees from pesticides. Applications of acutely toxic pesticides would be prohibited under certain conditions when bees are most likely to be present. Whil...

  • Wed Jan 11 2017

    Purdue Conference Dedicated to Longtime Planning Committee Chair Campbell

    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Pest management professionals from across the country, as well as several countries, gathered in West Lafayette, Ind., for the 81st annual Purdue Pest Management Conference, one of the industry’s premier educational eve...

  • Wed Jan 11 2017

    Amid Zika Concerns, Mosquito Sessions Take Center Stage at Purdue

    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — With Zika virus grabbing headlines throughout 2016, many pest management professionals found themselves on the frontline as public health protectors, whether it was providing mosquito control services and/or educating t...

  • Sat Jan 7 2017

    Additional CEU Approvals Bring Greater Value to PCT’s Label Training Program

    VALLEY VIEW, Ohio — PCT’s Distance Learning Center continues to expand as Arizona and New Jersey have approved online label training courses — 45 in Arizona and 12 in New Jersey. With these new additions, eight states now have approved onli...

  • Sat Jan 7 2017

    QualityPro Certifications for December 2016 Announced

    FAIRFAX, Va. — The National Pest Management Association announced a trio of certifications in December. The following companies became QualityPro certified • Dirks Pest Management Specialist LLC of Royersford, PA • Pest Detective of Nor...

  • Sat Jan 7 2017

    Lyme Disease Found in Nine U.S. National Parks

    Lyme disease has been spreading across the United States over the past several decades, and a new study has confirmed that ticks carrying the disease are present in eastern national parks, ESA reported. According to the study published in t...

  • Sat Jan 7 2017

    New Book Helps PCOs Navigate the World of M&A

    WINTER PARK, Fla. — Veteran industry professional, Kemp Anderson, president of Kemp Anderson Consulting, announced the publication of “Level the Field!” The book can be purchased from his website. Anderson’s book is an updated and revised v...

  • Sat Jan 7 2017

    Univar Product of the Month: PT PI Pressurized Contact Insecticide

    The Univar Product of the Month for January is PT PI Pressurized Contact Insecticide from BASF. From Jan. 1 to Jan. 31, PMPs can receive $2 off per 18 ounce can. The premier contact aerosol in the industry Fast kill Small droplet suspen...

  • Sat Jan 7 2017

    2017 IPM for Food Plants Seminar Announced

    HERSHEY, Pa. — RK Pest Management Services is bringing together experts in the industry to share their knowledge with those interested in improving understanding of science-based pest management strategies and advancing their programs. Listen...

  • Sat Jan 7 2017

    Avitrol Offers Bid Calculator for Bird Control

    TULSA, Okla. — Avitrol announced the release of a bid calculator for bird control. The new tool provides PMPs with the ability to determine labor hours, material costs, estimate job time and more. In addition, the calculator is both desktop...

  • Sat Jan 7 2017

    TAP Introduces Hatchmaster Attic Stairway Insulating Cover

    The TAP Hatchmaster Attic Stairway Insulating Cover provides a new revenue opportunity for pest management professionals. Incorporating the TAP Hatchmaster as an add-on service provides customers with a more comfortable home and is a natura...

  • Sat Jan 7 2017

    Truly Nolen Indoor Blimp Debuts at Arizona Wildcats Game

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Seven years after debuting an 11-foot-long remote controlled mousecar-looking blimp that appears during Arizona Wildcat basketball games, Truly Nolen launched a new blimp shaped like a bee to kick off Arizona’s Pac-12 home sch...

  • Fri Jan 6 2017

    Go-Forth Expands to the Triangle

    HIGH POINT, N.C. — Go-Forth Pest & Lawn announced the opening of its newest location at Suite 116 on 6104 Westgate Road in Raleigh, N.C. The suite is a branch office for Go-Forth and will service ares such as Raleigh, Chapel Hill, Cary and Du...

  • Fri Jan 6 2017

    Active Sponsors Insect Exhibit at Georgia Aquarium

    ATLANTA – Georgia-based Active Pest Control will serve as the title sponsor of the Active Pest Control Insect Exhibit effective January. “Active Pest Control is excited and honored be a part of the Georgia Aquarium family,” said Active Pest...

  • Fri Jan 6 2017

    Orkin Releases New Top 50 Bed Bug Cities List

    ATLANTA – Orkin released is Top 50 Bed Bug Cities list, which is topped by Baltimore. In the six years Orkin has released the bed bug city rankings, this is the first time Baltimore has made the top five, moving up nine spots since last yea...

  • Fri Jan 6 2017

    SenesTech Hires Dr. Sandra Alcaraz

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — SenesTech, a developer of novel proprietary technologies for managing animal pest populations through fertility control, announced the hiring of Dr. Sandra Alcaraz as vice president, regulatory affairs. The company also p...

  • Fri Jan 6 2017

    Don Wiggins Joins Flock Free

    LAKEWOOD, N.J. – Flock Free Bird Control Solutions recently announced the hiring of Don Wiggins to its sales force. Wiggins will be located out of Las Vegas to better serve the western part of the U.S. Wiggins began his career in the pest c...

  • Fri Jan 6 2017

    Valley Industries Introduces New HardCore Hose Reels

    PAYNESVILLE, Minn. — Valley Industries introduces new reels featuring a hard, durable core, which the company calls HardCore Technology. It comes with a lifetime warranty. “We set out to design the most durable fluid handling hose reels in ...

  • Thu Jan 5 2017

    NPMA Executive Leadership Program Class of 2017 Announced

    FAIRFAX, Va. — The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) announced selection of the association's Executive Leadership Program (ELP) inaugural class of participants, marking an important strategic step toward cultivating a representativ...

  • Thu Jan 5 2017

    Get Listed on the PCT Top 100 List!

    PCT magazine is in the process of identifying the largest 100 pest management firms in the U.S., based on 2016 revenues. Please fill out the form and send it back to PCT. You can either download a PDF of the form and fax it to PCT at 216/52...