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Which ant species are most often misidentified?

July 24, 2019 - By

We asked pest control experts: "Which ant species are most often misidentified?" ...


Synchronous firefly event draws hundreds

July 23, 2019 - By

Smokey the Bear, make room for Sparky the Firefly. At least, that’s what some of our young, future entomologists thought when they witnessed a truly spectacular display put on by Mother Nature this June. For a second year in a row, members of the pest management industry got a first-row seat to the Synchronous Firefly Event in the Great Smoky... ...

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Web Exclusive: Crisis communications

July 22, 2019 - By

Harvey Goldglantz suggests revisiting you crisis communication plan and what you have in place should the unthinkable happen ...

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Test your knowledge of bed bugs

July 18, 2019 - By

Use these questions to see how much you really know about bed bugs. ...

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Chemotecnica’s Jornadas Técnicas Integrales para Empresas de Control de Plagas

July 15, 2019 - By

Andy Linares, founder of Bug Off Pest Control, shares details of his trip to Chemotecnica's 2019 Jornadas Técnicas para Empresas de Control de Plagas. ...

David Fleming

Sprayer system designed with techs in mind

July 10, 2019 - By

David Fleming, owner of Pest Management Solutions, created a custom compressed air sprayer system to make the work easier for himself and his technicians. ...


Truly Nolen participates, wins during 2019 Mascot Games

July 9, 2019 - By

Truly Nolen’s public relations and communications manager gives PMP readers an exclusive behind-the-scenes look during the 2019 Mascot Games. ...

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Truly Nolen’s president: Strive for positive interactions across every medium

June 19, 2019 - By

Truly Nolen's president explains why good communication and training is key for top-notch customer service in this digital age. ...

The state of ant management, 1998

June 16, 2019 - By

Pest Management Professional’s (PMP’s) annual State of the Industry survey tracks key metrics for pest management professionals (PMPs). Year after year, ants rank as the top profit- and revenue-generating pest, outstripping other major business generators like bed bugs, cockroaches, rodents and termites. The pattern has become so status quo that those who are new to the industry may assume ants... ...

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Sentricon termite tour gives to communities in 22 states

June 11, 2019 - By

This year, the Sentricon System Deader Than Dead Tour traveled across the nation and served communities in 22 states in less than six weeks. ...

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