Tag: flies

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PestWest: Mantis Sirius

April 16, 2019 By
Mantis Sirius is a discreet, sleek flying insect management system that is ideal for front-of-house locations in restaurants and hotels. Available in white, black and stainless steel (pictured), it can be mounted horizontally or vertically. To see Sirius in action,... Read more»
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Bug Off: Nisus Small Flies Workshop

March 21, 2019 By
Presented by Nisus Corp.’s Scott Posocco, “Small Flies, Big Problems” will provide attendees with advanced training for small flies and their control in residential, commercial and healthcare facilities. Attendees must register in advance; no at-door registration will be provided. It... Read more»
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Why fly species ID was — and is — important

March 10, 2019 By
In the April 1959 issue of what was then known as Pest Control magazine, Dr. Arthur Smith tackled “Fly Control: Is Species Important?” At the time, Dr. Smith was a technical fly consultant for the Bureau of Vector Control, California... Read more»
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Dr. Jamel Sandidge, BCE Research Entomologist, Rockwell Laboratories

Get control of a phorid fly infestation

March 6, 2019 By
When the call comes in to eliminate an infestation of Phoridae — phorid flies, also known as humpback, scuttle or coffin flies — you may have a lengthy battle on your hands. Phorid flies reproduce rapidly, and have the ability... Read more»
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Product Development Manager, AMVAC Environmental Products

Control flying insects with a multi-method program

March 3, 2019 By
Effectively controlling flying insects like flies, gnats, mosquitoes and moths is best accomplished by developing a program that includes physical, cultural and chemical control methods. Many products are available to control these pests in the various environments they inhabit. In... Read more»
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Dr. Cassie Krejci, Animal Health Technical Field Specialist, MGK

Tips for successful house fly control

March 2, 2019 By
Successful house fly control requires a multi-pronged approach. Read more»
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3 steps to limiting inside fly populations

March 1, 2019 By
Follow these three steps to limit fly populations and give your customers some relief from these nuisance pests. Read more»
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Stripes may be a natural fly repellent

February 28, 2019 By
In recent years, scientists have been able to confirm that zebras’ stripes protect them from biting flies. Read more»
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Thorough inspections for small flies

January 14, 2019 By
As with so many other pests, identification is of paramount importance in small fly management. A newer small fly is becoming a big problem in many commercial accounts – the dark-eyed fruit fly. Often confused with phorid flies, as well... Read more»
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AMVAC: NUVAN Line

December 10, 2018 By
The NUVAN product line is intended to offer professional applicators a range of convenience and economy, regardless of the situation. The product line — NUVAN Prostrips, NUVAN Prostrips+, NUVAN Directed Spray Aerosol, NUVAN Fog 5%, NUVAN Fog 4EC and NUVAN... Read more»