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Product Development Manager, AMVAC Environmental Products

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Control flying insects with a multi-method program Posted on 03 Mar 2019 in the Flies & Tips and Tricks categories.

Effectively controlling flying insects like flies, gnats, mosquitoes and moths is best accomplished by developing a program that includes physical, cultural and chemical control methods. Many products are available to... Read more»

Strategize when spraying for spiders Posted on 15 Nov 2018 in the Spiders & Tips and Tricks categories.

Applications should be directed at typical locations that spiders inhabit. Read more»

Using aerosol sprays for controlling stinging insects Posted on 08 Nov 2018 in the Stinging Insects & Tips and Tricks categories.

Appropriately labeled contact aerosol sprays can be very effective for controlling stinging insects in residential, commercial and institutional areas, including decks and patios, playgrounds, docks, outdoor refuse areas, attics and... Read more»

How to apply termiticides during construction Posted on 08 Aug 2018 in the Termites & Tips and Tricks categories.

Dr. Charles Silcox with AMVAC explains why applying termiticide applications during all construction phases is so important. Read more»

Ant management: Traditional insecticides play important role Posted on 17 Jan 2018 in the Ants & Tips and Tricks categories.

The insecticide may be applied to the outside surfaces of labeled structures and into wall voids. Read more»