Mosquitoes

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UF study finds IGRs integral to mosquito control

May 23, 2018 By
A study from the University of Florida found that using insect growth regulators is a good way for PMPs to practice integrated pest management. Read more»
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CDC: US mosquito, tick and flea illnesses on the rise

May 11, 2018 By
A total of 642,602 cases of disease caused by the bite of an infected mosquito, tick or flea. Read more»
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Mosquitoes are here to stay

May 10, 2018 By
Mosquitoes have been on the planet 400 million years. Read more»
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Sanitation best method for reducing mosquitoes

May 9, 2018 By
Having one’s yard sprayed will help reduce both larval and adult population levels. Read more»
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PMP mosquito survey shows disease prevention drives demand

May 3, 2018 By
Customers have compelling reasons for requesting mosquito control, PMP’s survey shows. Read more»
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Web Exclusive: True mosquito risk

April 30, 2018 By
On p. 12 of the April issue, you’ll see great responses to our question of the month from Frank Meek, Eric Scherzinger and Pete Schopen. But here’s what other PMP Magazine contributors suggest as a good way to convey the... Read more»

AMCA offers mosquito management training, tools

April 27, 2018 By
Pest management professionals (PMPs) who want to enter the mosquito management business or brush up on their training should check out the American Mosquito Control Association (AMCA) website at Mosquito.org. Under the “Resource Center” tab, you can access online training... Read more»
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Why mosquitoes are a historically interesting insect

April 19, 2018 By
This small elegant and beautiful animal has been credited with good and bad works, both natural and human-driven. Read more»
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Mosquitoes: IPM practices reduce client confusion

April 4, 2018 By
Properly educating customers, along with a thorough inspection and treatment plan, will help lead to maximum mosquito control. Read more»

Get ahead of mosquito populations this spring

April 2, 2018 By
As temperatures begin to rise, overwintering mosquitoes will start to emerge out of the dormant stage. Read more»