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BLACK is a PMP Hall of Fame member (Class of 2019) and VP of quality assurance and technical service for Rollins Inc. She may be reached at

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When midges appear, customers seek control Posted on 21 Sep 2020 in the From the Magazine & Technical categories.

Judy Black, BCE, responds to a pest management professional who is getting customer complaints about midges on lakeside houses. Read more»

Web extra: Midge hatches are a sight to behold Posted on 11 Sep 2020 in the From the Magazine & Pest Talk categories.

Judy Black, BCE, recounts a gigantic midge hatch happening when she finally had the opportunity to fish the Animas River in Durango, Colo. Read more»

Follow labels for pet reintroduction Posted on 01 Jul 2020 in the Ask the Expert & Technical categories.

If you are wondering whether the application you are planning puts pets at risk, read the labels of the products for any specific instructions. Read more»

Opossum removal best, as they carry ectoparasites Posted on 06 May 2020 in the Ask the Expert & Technical & Wildlife categories.

Opossums (Didelphidae) are one of the most interesting species of wildlife pest management professionals deal with from a biological standpoint. Read more»

Take your snap trap training to the next level Posted on 30 Mar 2020 in the Ask the Expert & Technical categories.

"I’m tasked with training my fellow technicians on snap traps." Well, here are three tips on how to make snap traps as effective as they can be. Read more»

Demonstrate value, even in winter Posted on 29 Jan 2020 in the Ask the Expert & featured & Technical categories.

Our year-round job, regardless of pest pressure levels, is to educate our customers on the value we bring to prevent and remediate pests in their homes. Read more»