Rodents

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Update on NPMA-supported research that will impact pest control

November 6, 2019 By
PMP columnist Dr. Jim Fredericks, and VP of technical and regulatory affairs for the National Pest Management Association, shares some of the latest research being funded by the Pest Management Foundation, including Dr. Niamh Quinn’s research on rodenticides. (Intro background... Read more»
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’Tis the season for holiday pests

November 6, 2019 By
With so many Americans choosing storage facilities to stash holiday decor and extra belongings, these locations serve as an opportunity to spread pests from one home to another. Read more»

Rodent control solutions

November 4, 2019 By
Product manufacturers share what’s new — and their forecasts for 2019-2025. We spoke with nine industry suppliers about their strategies and products to assist pest management professionals (PMPs) at rodent accounts. Read on for their insights and announcements. We also... Read more»
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Fighting extreme measures

October 29, 2019 By
You don’t have to live in a big city to know rodents are everywhere. That’s why a legislative-led state-wide ban on certain rodenticides seems extreme when federal and state agencies have the power to regulate these products. California pest management... Read more»
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Catchmaster unveils Dual Action Twin Catch trap

October 24, 2019 By
Jim Shaver, Western U.S. and Canada regional manager for Catchmaster, introduces the Dual Action Twin Catch trap. Learn more about this new multi-catch trap. Read more»
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Kness’ Krittersense captures attention

October 18, 2019 By
Nick Fugate with Kness Manufacturing shares the company’s newest monitoring product, Krittersense. Click here to see more coverage from PestWorld 2019. (Background image: iStock.com/Evgenii_Bobrov) Read more»
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New and upcoming products from PelGar

October 16, 2019 By
Live from PestWorld 2019, Andrej Branc, the Americas Business Manager for PelGar International, talks about the company’s new and upcoming products. He shares details about Rodent Stop, a completely green exclusion compound. Watch for a sneak peek about a new... Read more»
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Industry advocates weigh in on California’s proposed rodenticide ban

September 26, 2019 By , and
Pest control industry advocates share their perspectives on California's proposed legislation to ban second-generation anticoagulant rodenticides. Read more»

Irony (and rodents) at work: Cal EPA building in Sacramento battles infestation

September 26, 2019 By
Rats reportedly infested California’s Environmental Protection Agency property, ironically during proposed legislation to ban rodenticides in the state. Read more»
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California SPAR talks about what’s next

September 18, 2019 By
Our September issue is devoted to coverage of the close call pest management professionals (PMPs) had in California with a proposed ban of second-generation anticoagulant rodenticides (SGARs). In mid-August, a proposed bill known as AB 1788 was shelved for approximately... Read more»