Tag: Entomological Society of America


Wil-Kil director earns BCE certification

October 15, 2019 By
Shane McCoy, quality and technical training director for Wil-Kil Pest Control, was certified as a Board Certified Entomologist (BCE). Read more»
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ESA names next executive director

October 11, 2019 By
The Entomological Society of America (ESA) promoted Chris Stelzig from director of strategic initiatives to executive director. Read more»
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New coalition to combat vector-borne diseases

July 22, 2019 By
The Vector-Borne Disease Network will advise and support federal policymakers in confronting diseases spread by insects and related arthropods. Read more»
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MPMA to host ACE workshop

July 19, 2019 By
The Michigan Pest Management Association (MPMA) will hold its second Associate Certified Entomologist (ACE) workshop for 2019-20 this fall. Read more»

Mosquito-fighting bacteria shows promise, study finds

May 9, 2019 By
The Entomological Society of America's publication "Entomology Today" reports "encouraging results" from the program using Wolbachia-infected mosquitoes. Read more»

QualityPro launches public health certification

April 9, 2019 By
QualityPro is now accepting applications for the QualityPro Public Health certification program for mosquitos and rodents. Read more»

Achieve your winter training goals

December 12, 2018 By
Winter months mean cool weather and fewer pests — the perfect time to expand your knowledge of pest control. Don’t neglect to incorporate training and education into the wintertime to-do list for your company. Take the time to develop training... Read more»
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ACE applicants can now apply online

July 26, 2018 By
Pest management professionals can now apply for the Associate Certified Entomologist program online. Read more»
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Cigarette, drugstore beetles see the (UV) light

December 19, 2017 By
A recent study published in the Journal of Economic Entomology finds that the cigarette beetle (Lasioderma serricorne) and drugstore beetle (Stegobium paniceum) are more attracted to ultraviolet (UV) light over blue (mercury vapor) light. The researchers, based in Japan, note... Read more»
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Photography: A value-added service

July 17, 2017 By
Last month at the North Central Branch of the Entomological Society of America event, I had the privilege of preparing “What’s in a Picture,” a presentation detailing the history of photography, its present and future, and how it relates to... Read more»
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