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NCPMA event underway

January 30, 2019 By
The North Carolina Pest Management Association (NCPMA) kicked off the 69th Annual Pest Control Technician’s (PCT) School in Durham, N.C., on Tuesday, Jan. 29. The three-day event has attracted nearly 1,000 pest management professionals from across the state for education,... 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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Ag Secretary applauds entomologist as USDA nominee

July 18, 2018 By
On July 16, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue applauded President Donald Trump’s selection of Dr. Scott Hutchins to be Undersecretary of Research, Education and Economics (REE) for the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). Following the announcement, Secretary Perdue issued... Read more»
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Termites classified as cockroaches: ESA updates insect database

March 22, 2018 By
News regarding the ESA's update has spread, appearing in headlines across the country. Read more»
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ESA’s Fall 2017 ACEs, BCEs

November 27, 2017 By
The Entomological Society of America (ESA) Certification Corp. offers two certification programs, the Associate Certified Entomologist (ACE) and the Board Certified Entomologist (BCE). Since July 2017, here are the latest professionals to earn these prestigious distinctions: ACE Alexander Bayless, Joshua’s Pest Control, San Diego, Calif. Forrest... Read more»
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Roland Rhodes, seated, is surrounded by (from left) Hall of Famer Vernon McKinzie (Class of 2013), Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kan.) and Nancy McKinzie.'Photo: Courtesy of Deborah Ball

2017 PMP Hall of Fame inductee: Roland Rhodes, an advocate for education

October 11, 2017 By
Rhodes started his business when he realized the need for distribution in the Midwest while working at Cook Chemical. Read more»
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‘American Entomologist’ seeks insect cover photos

October 3, 2017 By
The Entomological Society of America (ESA) is searching for dynamic, unique photos of insects to appear on covers of its membership magazine, American Entomologist. The ESA requests to only submit photos of living insects in sharp focus, and in portrait orientation.... Read more»
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ESA dishes out 2017 professional entomology awards

September 14, 2017 By
The Entomological Society of America (ESA) revealed the winners of its 2017 awards, which recognize scientists, educators and students who have distinguished themselves through their contributions to entomology. The winners will be honored at Entomology 2017, the organization’s annual meeting... Read more»
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OPMA to host ACE prep course Dec. 5

September 12, 2017 By
The Ohio Pest Management Association (OPMA) will host an all-day test preparation course on Dec. 5, 2017, and facilitate testing for the Associate Certified Entomologist (ACE) exam certification Dec. 6, 2017, in Columbus, Ohio. Both days will be proctored and... Read more»
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ESA, CDC team on vector response

July 21, 2017 By
The public health community will soon be better equipped to respond to outbreaks of diseases spread by mosquitoes and other arthropod vectors, thanks to a contract awarded to the Entomological Society of America (ESA) Certification Corp. by the U.S. Centers... Read more»
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