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  • Fri Feb 17 2017

    New York City Investigating Three Cases of Leptospirosis

    New York City is investigating three recent cases — one of them fatal — of a rare disease transmitted through rat urine that have occurred in the Grand Concourse neighborhood of the Bronx, according to the Department of Health and Mental Hygi...

  • Fri Feb 17 2017

    Dublin, Ga.-Based Allgood Pest Solutions Changes Name to Cingo

    DUBLIN, Ga. — Allgood Services, Inc., based in Dublin, Ga., has a new name: Cingo. The company has done business as Allgood Pest Solutions for 40 years. Only the name is changing — the experience built during those years, the commitment to ...

  • Fri Feb 17 2017

    EPS Recognized with Pair Of Business Awards

    TAMPA, Fla. – Environmental Pest Service has been recognized by The University of Florida and the Tampa Bay Business Journal for its rapid growth and the financial acumen of CFO, David Bradford, respectively. This is the 2nd year the company ...

  • Thu Feb 16 2017

    UF Entomologist Working on Zika Detection

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. – A University of Florida Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences entomologist will use a $200,000 grant from the Florida Department of Health to improve tests for the detection of Zika virus. In 2016, Florida saw 1,27...

  • Thu Feb 16 2017

    PCT Announces Winner of 15th Annual Photo Contest

    Ed Freytag, senior entomologist at the New Orleans Mosquito, Termite and Rodent Control Board, wins PCT’s annual contest with a photo he submitted of an acorn weevil. Freytag took this photo in late August at the Rockbridge Rainbow Trout an...

  • Wed Feb 15 2017

    NPMA Announces 2017-2018 Board of Directors Nominees

    The NPMA Board of Directors has ratified the candidates recommended by the NPMA Nominating Committee for the national offices of the Board of Directors. The following is a list of nominees for 2017-2018 Board of Directors. SECRETARY The...

  • Wed Feb 15 2017

    Stuart Mitchell Earns Fellow Status in American Psychotherapy Association

    DES MOINES, Iowa — Dr. Stuart Mitchell of Des Moines, Iowa, has been awarded Fellow status in the American Psychotherapy Association. Fellow status is reserved for individuals who meet the stringent requirements of the association in areas of...

  • Wed Feb 15 2017

    CDC Issues Zika Virus Update for Spring Travelers

    CDC warns that there could be chances that the Zika virus might be active again in Spring. The CDC previously warned people travelling in Brazil and the Caribbean because of the Zika Virus outbreaks. Zika virus prone areas lost 30% of their r...

  • Tue Feb 14 2017

    Time Was Right to Sell, said Chuck Tindol

    Editor’s note: Last week, Rentokil announced the acquisition of Allgood Pest Solutions, Duluth, Ga. This acquisition marks a significant expansion for Rentokil Steritech in the southeast United States. (Note: Not included in the deal was the ...

  • Tue Feb 14 2017

    Trending on PCT's Social Media Outlets

    Stay on top of the market with PCT’s social media updates, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and more. Get your PCT news updates on-the-go by subscribing to PCT’s Twitter feed https://twitter.com/PCTMagazine. The feed includes the latest ...

  • Sat Feb 11 2017

    Truly Nolen Promotes Blair to District Manager, Southern California

    TUCSON, Ariz. – Truly Nolen Pest Control recently announced the promotion of Lee Blair to District Manager of Southern California, which encompasses service offices from San Diego to Anaheim. His office will be based out of the company’s San ...

  • Sat Feb 11 2017

    Inspect-All Services Named to the Bulldog 100

    ATHENS, Ga. — Inspect-All Services, headquartered in Conyers, Ga.,, was recognized as the No. 41 fastest growing business owned or operated by a University of Georgia graduate during the 2017 Bulldog 10 Celebration on February 4 at the Marrio...

  • Sat Feb 11 2017

    NPMA Announces Public Health Vector Control Workshops

    In light of the recent concern about Zika and other mosquito-borne disease issues, NPMA is hosting a unique one-day workshop in Florida to focus on public health pest control, with an emphasis on the structural pest management industry’s role...

  • Sat Feb 11 2017

    Killroy Expands Staff and Expertise

    CAMPBELL, Calif. — Killroy Pest Control, Campbell, Calif., is expanding its staff, and our expertise, Killroy announced that its Green Pest Services Specialist, Laura Hammon, has earned the title of Board Certified Entomologist in Urban and...

  • Fri Feb 10 2017

    Enviro Safe's Trombetti Part of Leadership Henderson Class of 2017

    HENDERSON, Nev. — Kurt Trombetti, president of Enviro Safe Pest Control, Las Vegas, Nev., was recently named to the Leadership Henderson class of 2017, the 17th graduating class of the program offered by the Henderson Chamber of Commerce Foun...

  • Thu Feb 9 2017

    Seven New Label Training Modules Now Live on PCT's DLC!

    PCT’s Distance Learning Center continues to expand with the addition of the following label training modules: AMVAC Nuvan Fog 5% BASF Termidor SC Termiticide/Insecticide – Part 1 BASF Termidor SC Termiticide/Insecticide – Part 2 BASF ...

  • Thu Feb 9 2017

    Terminix Service Offers Four Keys to Controlling Winter Pests

    COLUMBIA, S.C. – As an unseasonably warm winter continues in the Southeast, the pest professionals at Terminix Service, are sharing four simple steps that everyone can take to reduce the risk of pest infestation. “As fluctuating winter temp...

  • Thu Feb 9 2017

    Larvanator Reviewed at Purdue Conference

    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — As diseases like Zika virus and West Nile virus become more widespread, customers are coming to pest management professionals seeking solutions. Fortunately for PMPs, manufacturers are coming up with solutions to addres...

  • Wed Feb 8 2017

    Bobby Corrigan Receives Excellence in IPM Award

    GENEVA, N.Y. — For Robert Corrigan the moment was pivotal. Enchanted from childhood by the story of iconic oceanographer Jacques-Yves Cousteau, Corrigan enrolled at the State University of New York at Farmingdale with one dream: to be the nex...

  • Wed Feb 8 2017

    Rentokil Acquires Atlanta-Based Allgood Pest Solutions

    Rentokil announced the acquisition of Allgood Services (which trades as “Allgood Pest Solutions”), headquartered in Atlanta and also operating in Tennessee. Allgood Pest Solutions is a $26 million company that ranked #29 on last year’s PCT ...