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Bring ’em back alive Posted on 07 Jul 2019 in the Bees & Stinging Insects categories.

Treating bee and other pollinator accounts is very different from traditional pest control, a topic we delve into starting on p. 38. When they become pests, they are not to... Read more»

Bee Nation rises up Posted on 06 Jul 2019 in the Bees & Stinging Insects categories.

On June 1, Eric “Critter” McCool entered into a new phase of his three-decades-plus pest management career. That was the official opening date of Bee Nation, his stinging insect research... Read more»

Drop, drop, fizz, fizz… Posted on 28 Jun 2019 in the Crawling the Web categories.

As we keep an eye on random pest-related stories for our Crawling the Web series on this very blog, three recent articles in particular “jumped” out at us this week:... Read more»

Protecting people and pollinators Posted on 25 Jun 2019 in the Bees & featured & Stinging Insects categories.

Meet the pest control pros who safely relocate pollinators and honey bees that threaten public health. And educate customers at the same time. Read more»

6 ways to improve online ratings Posted on 21 Jun 2019 in the Business & featured categories.

Here are six ways to bolster the number of online reviews your company receives, and thus improve your overall online rating. Read more»

5 questions with Pat Kelley Posted on 19 Jun 2019 in the Human Interest categories.

Pat Kelley, BCE, president of Insects Limited, explains how his company helps museums across the globe identify, treat for and prevent pests using IPM. Read more»

Watching the pest lineups change over time Posted on 17 Jun 2019 in the Ants & Bed Bugs & Termites categories.

The PMP team is in a reflective mood this issue, with “A Look Back” examining exactly when ants overtook termites as the top pest in modern memory for the pest... Read more»

Grab a beer in San Fran with your favorite rat Posted on 13 Jun 2019 in the Crawling the Web & featured & Rats & Rodents categories.

A rat-themed pop-up bar opens in San Francisco this week, where guests can enjoy the company of rodents and maybe even adopt one. Read more»

RISE’s Hobbs resigns Posted on 11 Jun 2019 in the News categories.

On June 10, RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment) President Aaron Hobbs tendered his resignation. Read more»

Bed bugs: Weapons to slay these vampire pests Posted on 10 Jun 2019 in the Bed Bugs & featured categories.

Pest management professionals now have many more treatment options than they did when the bed bug resurgence took hold more than a decade ago. Read more»