PMP 2019 State of the Industry (SOI)

PMP racks up writing, design awards

May 15, 2019 - By

Pest Management Professional magazine earned one national and nine regional awards from the American Society of Business Publication Editors. ...

acrobat ants infestation PHOTO: ANGEL "SETO" SOTO

Ant control — can we get an ‘A-Men’?

May 15, 2019 - By

A Cleveland, Ohio-based pest management professional shares his experience with an acrobat ants infestation. ...

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Test your knowledge of fleas and ticks

May 13, 2019 - By

Use these questions to see how much you really know about fleas and ticks and the differences between the two. ...

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Wil-Kil shares benefits of bed bug detection dogs

May 8, 2019 - By

Wil-Kil Pest Control experts have been partnering with certified scent detection canines for over 10 years to detect countless bed bug infestations. ...

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Test your termite knowledge

May 6, 2019 - By

Use these questions to see how much you really know about termites and termite control. ...

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Test your ant knowledge

April 29, 2019 - By

Use these questions to see how much you really know about ant and ant management. Editor’s Note: Questions for this ant test were contributed by Frank Meek, BCE. ...

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How to evaluate a detector dog for food drive

April 26, 2019 - By

This segment continues the process of evaluating detector dogs. This time we’ll focus on food-rewarded dogs. (Editor’s note: Read Part 1 – How to choose a dog for scent detection, Part 2 – Tips to evaluate a dog for scent detection and Part 3 – How to evaluate a detector dog for toy drive) First, let’s get something straight about one of... ...

Pests can cause seasonal allergies

April 22, 2019 - By

Warn your customers this spring that some of biggest allergy offenders include pests such as bed bugs and dust mites, not weeds or pollen. ...

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Insects Limited hosts IPM workshop for museum pests

April 19, 2019 - By

IPM in Museums and Historic Homes is an integrated pest management (IPM) two-day workshop for museum, library and archive professionals. Hosted by Insects Limited and MuseumPests Working Group, the most recent workshop took place March 11-12. Attendees learned about establishing or improving IPM programs. Rachael Arenstein, museum conservator, A. M. Art Conservation, and Insects Limited President Pat Kelley, BCE, taught... ...

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Event set for women in pest control

April 19, 2019 - By

The Women in Pest Control conference will be Aug. 23, in Austin, Texas, geared solely to the women who serve the pest management industry. ...