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Web Exclusive: Cockroach war stories, Part II

October 18, 2017 By
In the 2017 Cockroach Management Supplement of our September issue, we included “war stories” from pest management professionals describing their worst encounters with this pests. In our Sept. 25 post, we shared two more stories. But just like Blatella germanica, there’s... Read more»
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UCR, UC Davis to launch vector center

August 14, 2017 By
With an $8 million grant from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, researchers from the University of California’s Riverside and Davis campuses will launch the Pacific Southwest Regional Center of Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases later this month. The... Read more»
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Purdue statue salutes entomology

April 27, 2017 By
Purdue University now is home to the first statue dedicated to entomologists in the U.S. Dr. Tom Turpin, a professor of entomology at the West Lafayette, Ind., university, says that there are only two other known statues in the world... Read more»
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Copesan purchases BedBug University’s e-learning series

May 5, 2016 By
Copesan Services Inc. recently purchased BedBug University’s e-learning modules on bed bugs to expand the educational offerings to its network. Formed in 1958, Copesan is an alliance of regional pest management providers united to serve national accounts with local expertise.... Read more»
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Bell debuts Ditrac for ground squirrels

August 20, 2015 By
From the makers of PCQ, Bell Laboratories introduces new Ditrac Ground Squirrel bait, with the multi-feed, first-generation anticoagulant diphacinone. It can be used for the control of the California ground squirrel (Otospermophilus beecheyi) in California, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming, Utah, Nevada, New... Read more»
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