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PMP Hall of Fame Class of 2013 introduced

November 6, 2013 By
The Pest Management Professional (PMP) Hall of Fame was established in 1997 to recognize and thank those who led and continue to lead the pest management industry to new heights. This year, six industry icons — Greg Baumann, Bob Rosenberg,... Read more»
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headshot: Rock Harris

TAP Pest Control Insulation LLC: Ants

October 13, 2013 By
Carpenter ants are the largest of the species typically found in attics. Depending on your location, carpenter ants can be red, black or a combination of the two. They’re a wood-destroying organism (WDO), so it’s import to find the nest... Read more»
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Nisus Corp.: Ants

October 13, 2013 By
Ant identification is probably the most important aspect of an integrated ant management program. Through proper identification, you’ll know the biology of that ant, so you can ask the right questions about it: Does this ant nest outdoors to enter... Read more»
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Terminix: Ants

October 13, 2013 By
Three kinds of animals fight battles in formations: humans, crows and ants. Perhaps that’s why various species of pest ants still hold the title as the No. 1 invader of homes and businesses. Carpenter, Argentine, fire and pavement ants remain... Read more»
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FMC Professional Solutions: Ants

October 13, 2013 By
Tawny crazy ants (Nylanderia fulva), named for their golden-brown or reddish-brown color and erratic movements, are a new invasive ant species that has become a significant problem in Florida, Texas and other Southern states during the past few years. In... Read more»
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Bayer CropScience LP: Ants

October 13, 2013 By
Bait formulations clearly have demonstrated value to PMPs, not solely from the efficacy they deliver, but also by meeting requirements of a changing marketplace of political and regulatory trends. By definition, baits combine an active ingredient with an attractive food... Read more»
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Rockwell Labs Ltd.: Ants

October 13, 2013 By
Ants can be active and invade structures anytime the weather is sufficiently warm, typically 50°F or warmer. One of the best ways to prevent the formation of large colonies of pest ants is to use a weatherable granular bait in... Read more»
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Syngenta: Ants

October 13, 2013 By
Ant baits, one of the most commonly used tools to control ants, work well when ants come in direct contact with them. However, some baits won’t control entire ant colonies, so it’s important to choose a bait that employs horizontal... Read more»
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headshot: Dr. Jason Meyers, Market Development Specialist - BASF Pest Control

BASF Pest Control Solutions: Ants

October 13, 2013 By
On the long list of pests pest management professionals (PMPs) battle, ants have been, and probably will continue to be, at the top. Ants are the No. 1 reason why homeowners call PMPs, accounting for more new-customer calls than any... Read more»
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Control Solutions Inc.: Ants

October 13, 2013 By
Ant identification can begin several ways — with a call from a prospective or current customer, with a sample brought in by a technician or from a certain level of curiosity while spending time outside. Whatever the reason you’ve been... Read more»
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