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Heather Gooch is the editor for PMP magazine. She can be reached at hgooch@northcoastmedia.net or 330-321-9754.

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Tylenol: The headache and snake medicine? Posted on 24 Jan 2020 in the Crawling the Web & featured categories.

Mice full of acetaminophen were used by the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Wildlife Service to battle the invasive brown tree snake in Guam. Read more»

A closer look at Purdue’s entomology sculpture Posted on 21 Jan 2020 in the featured & Pest Talk categories.

PMP's Heather Gooch takes a closer look at “The Entomologist,” a bronze sculpture that resides on the main campus of Purdue University. Read more»

2020 Purdue Conference packs informational punch Posted on 08 Jan 2020 in the featured & News categories.

More than 300 pest management professionals gathered on the main campus of Purdue University for the 2020 Purdue Pest Management Conference. Read more»

Dr. Bennett gets roasted Posted on 08 Jan 2020 in the featured & Roadtrip Roundup categories.

To mark the end of an era, a special retirement reception and "roast" of Dr. Gary Bennett took place during the 2020 Purdue Pest Management Conference. Read more»

Exhibitors from the 2020 Purdue Pest Management Conference Posted on 08 Jan 2020 in the News categories.

Purdue University's 84th annual Pest Management Conference took place Jan. 6-8, 2020, and more than 30 exhibitors participated. Read more»

Pi Chi Omega hosts annual bowling bash Posted on 05 Jan 2020 in the featured categories.

On Jan. 5, several members of pest control industry fraternity Pi Chi Omega got together at the Rack & Roll Bowling & Billiards center for a party to “Help Strike... Read more»

Jenkins brothers share the ABCs of growth Posted on 02 Jan 2020 in the Business categories.

The legacy of Robert Jenkins Sr., a Pest Management Professional (PMP) Hall of Famer (Class of 2005), clearly survives and thrives through his sons Bobby, Raleigh and Dennis. Bob Sr.... Read more»

Study: Hairy situation creates toeless pigeons Posted on 18 Dec 2019 in the Birds & Crawling the Web & featured & Pigeons categories.

French scientists studied pigeons in urban areas that don't have a full set of "toes." These toeless pigeons appeared in neighborhoods with hair salons. Read more»

5 questions with Sandy Honess Posted on 16 Dec 2019 in the featured & Pest Talk categories.

We catch up with Sandy Honess, who co-owns Ladybug Pest Management with her husband, Frank. In the past 10 years, the Delmar, Del.-based company’s bed bug services have increased to... Read more»

Why Pest Solutions is feeling festive Posted on 11 Dec 2019 in the Crawling the Web & featured categories.

Normally in this space, you’ll find me talking about industry stuff I’ve found on the Internet that I thought might make our readers chuckle (or give pause, or celebrate, or... Read more»