Brown Recluse Spiders

From the Field Editorial: U.K. Pest Control Short Course, Day 2 — The Spider Man Warns PMPs Not to Get Caught in a Web of Deceit

October 5, 2006 By
By: Marty Whitford Rich Vetter, aka The Spider Man, warns pest management professionals (PMPs) and their customers not to get caught up in a web of deceit when it comes to identifying (IDing) brown recluse spiders and their bites. Vetter of... Read more»
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Brown Recluse Spider Bites a Growing Concern

September 29, 2006 By
FORT PAYNE, Ala. — Several families in Valley Head, Ala., reported severe brown recluse spiders bites, according to the local Times-Journal newspaper, which highlights a growing problem with these dangerous pests. According to Fort Payne Cook’s Pest Control Service Manager Tony Bridges, the... Read more»
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Indiana Home Found Infested With Brown Recluse Spiders

July 14, 2006 By
The Evansville Courier and Press of Evansville, Ind., recently did an article on Jamel Sandidge of Kansas University and an industry leader on the topic of brown recluse spiders. Sandidge gave advice on how to prevent and control the dangerous... Read more»
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