Tips and Tricks

Tips to solve a clothes moth infestation

September 27, 2018 By
A surge in clothes moth calls has been reported in recent months. Read more»
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Tips when using pheromone traps for Indianmeal moth infestations

September 25, 2018 By
It is important to remember that pheromone monitoring systems are just monitors for the adult male Indianmeal moth. Read more»
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4 main groups of stored product pests to know

September 20, 2018 By
Create an effective integrated pest management plan for stored product pests by understanding the four main groups. Read more»
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Consider all SPP sources before treating

September 18, 2018 By
Consider all options of a stored product pest cause before jumping the gun and doing a treatment. Read more»
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Eliminate previously infested food to prevent spreading SPP

September 13, 2018 By
Take steps to remove previously infested food to help prevent spreading or continuing an infestation of stored product pests. Read more»
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Stored product pest identification is key

September 11, 2018 By
While you are busy locating the source of a stored product pest infestation, be sure to educate and inform your customers about the pest. Read more»
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Use snap traps inside bait stations

September 4, 2018 By
One big benefit to using snap traps inside bait stations is that the rodent cannot move or drag off the trap after it has been triggered. This method also allows you to use attractants behind the snap trap, pushing the... Read more»
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Effective rodent control with inspections

September 3, 2018 By
The range of house mice can be about 30 feet — but in reality, their range depends on the distance between a good place to live and a preferred food source. This might be 30 inches, 30 feet or even... Read more»
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Setting traps with an expanded trigger

September 2, 2018 By
When speaking with PMPs, it surprises me how many are unaware of what the “F&S” stamped on the yellow expanded trigger of many snap trap brands stands for. It does not stand for “fast and slow,” but rather “firm and... Read more»
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Identify foraging locations before placing bait

September 1, 2018 By
Studies on foraging behavior have shown that rats prefer to eat in areas where they feel safe from predators. Preferred foraging locations are often under or close to cover, where the rats feel safe to feed. These may or may... Read more»
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