Tag: mosquito

Ovi-Catch

Catchmaster: Ovi-Catch AGO Mosquito Trap

November 14, 2017 By
The Ovi-Catch is a low-cost, easy-to-use, mosquito surveillance tool proven effective by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the company says. The low-maintenance trap does not require electricity or pesticides. It’s designed to capture gravid female mosquitoes... Read more»
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VDCI

Rentokil acquires VDCI

November 13, 2017 By
Rentokil Initial plc has acquired Vector Disease Control International, a provider of mosquito control and lake management services. Paul Giannamore of The Potomac Co. represented and acted as VDCI’s exclusive financial advisor. Terms were not disclosed, but with VDCI’s 160+... Read more»
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MGK OneGuard

MGK: OneGuard Multi MoA Concentrate

November 9, 2017 By
OneGuard combines multiple modes of action — knockdown agent, long-lasting insecticide, synergist and insect growth regulator (IGR) — into one product with controlled-release technology. The result is knockdown within one hour, with kill and long-lasting control of mosquitoes and other labeled... Read more»
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Garden Girls Repellents: Mosquito-Free

October 13, 2017 By
Offer your customers a natural, effective adulticide for mosquito control, with cedar oil acting an a pheromone interruption agent. Also labeled for fleas and gnats, Mosquito-Free is labeled for both residential and commercial use. The Garden Girls Repellents line is... Read more»
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CLS SLAP

‘SLAP’ mosquito campaign nets award

September 15, 2017 By
Celtic Chicago Inc., a full-service marketing agency, has won awards in two categories of the 2017 Summit Creative Awards, an international competition evaluating creative and communication programs across 13 categories. Celtic was awarded with a “Silver” level distinction in the... Read more»
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How Harvey is hitting PMPs

August 28, 2017 By
Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone in the Greater Houston area this week, as well as in southern Louisiana, Mississippi and other areas in which Tropical Storm Harvey is threatening to dump dangerous amounts of rain. As I write... Read more»
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UCR, UC Davis to launch vector center

August 14, 2017 By
With an $8 million grant from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, researchers from the University of California’s Riverside and Davis campuses will launch the Pacific Southwest Regional Center of Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases later this month. The... Read more»
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ESA, CDC team on vector response

July 21, 2017 By
The public health community will soon be better equipped to respond to outbreaks of diseases spread by mosquitoes and other arthropod vectors, thanks to a contract awarded to the Entomological Society of America (ESA) Certification Corp. by the U.S. Centers... Read more»
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$14.9M grant for UC-R mosquito research

July 21, 2017 By
A University of California, Riverside scientist is leading a team of researchers that will receive up to $14.9 million from the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to be part of the “Safe Genes” program to study innovative genetic... Read more»
Dr. Stan Cope

Dr. Cope joins AP&G

July 10, 2017 By
Dr. Stanton Cope Jr. has joined AP&G as the Bayonne, N.J.-based manufacturer’s first VP of products and technical services. The role was created to gear up for AP&G’s rollout of new mosquito management products. Dr. Cope holds a master’s degree... Read more»
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