Termites

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Have confidence when identifying cause of wood damage

August 1, 2018 By
Identification is key in making a management plan — and the first step in determining whether a management plan is necessary. Read more»
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Encouraging detector dogs to think, not react

June 8, 2018 By
Here's how to encourage your dog to make the right choice based solely on the presence of odor. Read more»
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Scherzinger-Sentricon, Photo: Scherzinger Pest Control

Scherzinger Pest Control’s day 1 of termite tour

May 31, 2018 By
Here's what happened on day 1 of Scherzinger Pest Control hosting the Sentricon Deader Than Dead Tour. Read more»
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Photo: Pest Management Professional Magazine, June 1972 archives

Web Exclusive: Vintage termiticide reports

May 23, 2018 By
Our May issue highlights the U.S. Forest Service’s latest report on termiticides. You can read the coverage here, but as promised in the “Word on the Web” section of our May issue, click here to view a PDF of a report... Read more»
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USFS Termiticide testing program reaches 80-year milestone

The U.S. Forest Service testing program has provided standardized test data on soil-applied termiticides for eight decades — and counting. Read more»
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Applying ‘the right termiticide dose to the right place’ critical to termite control

April 26, 2018 By
What’s the secret to successful termite control? Read more»
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Video shows subterranean termite’s damage to a house

March 27, 2018 By
The video represents an analogy of damage the Formosan subterranean termite can have to a structure. Read more»
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Property upgrades can affect termite protection

March 22, 2018 By
After entering a structure, termites become even more difficult to detect when they hide behind drywall, carpets and other construction materials. Read more»
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Illustration: Leo Michael

Caption This: Finish the termite limerick

March 15, 2018 By
You know you have a funny quip for this Leo Michael panel. Why not share it with the pest control industry? Read more»
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Photo: Gary Alpert, Harvard University, Bugwood.org

13 techniques for tweaking termite baiting

February 22, 2018 By
As with any relatively new control technique, one learns how to improve upon it over time and trial. Read more»
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