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Web Exclusive: Experts weigh in on joining groups

February 7, 2018 By
On p. 14 of the February issue, you’ll see great responses to our question of the month from Stuart Aust, Dan Gordon and Frank Meek. But five more of our contributors pondered the topic of “What are the benefits of... Read more»

Experts recommend industry apps

July 12, 2017 By
As you can see on p. 14 of our July print issue, Dr. Jim Fredericks, Dr. Austin Frishman and Frank Meek each suggested a helpful smartphone app for pest management professionals. But Meek had a couple to add, and so did... Read more»
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Web Exclusive: Which pest is most often misidentified?

June 12, 2017 By
The June issue’s Question of the Month (p. 14) features responses from Paul Hardy, Ray Johnson and Mark “Shep” Sheperdigian, but several other PMP contributors weighed in (and so did Shep, for a second time!): Dr. Jim Fredericks: The most... Read more»
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Michigan Pest Management Association celebrates successful ACE Workshop

March 6, 2017 By
On Feb. 22, the Michigan Pest Management Association (MPMA) sponsored its first Associate Certified Entomologist (ACE) Workshop, in conjunction with its annual winter meeting in Battle Creek. The morning workshop was designed to help pest management professionals (PMPs) become qualified... Read more»
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NPMA to host Zika event May 4

April 13, 2016 By
On Wednesday, May 4, the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) will host a virtual workshop titled “Zika: What You Need to Know.” Beginning at 1 p.m. ET on May 4, the 3.5-hour workshop is designed to deliver business, technical and... Read more»
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ESA announces 2015 Certification awards

September 24, 2015 By
The Entomological Society of America Certification Corporation (ESACC) is proud to name the winners of the 2015 Certification Awards. These include two professional awards, and one student award. The winners will be recognized at Entomology 2015, ESA’s 63rd Annual Meeting... Read more»

Ticks, Lyme disease never went away

June 3, 2015 By
A long, cold winter doesn’t have the chilling effect on tick populations you might expect. In fact, experts agree that a heavy-snow winter serves better to insulate the Lyme disease vectors until they can emerge in full force during the... Read more»
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Harrington, NPMA part ways

March 10, 2015 By
FAIRFAX, VA—Gene Harrington has left his position as vice president of government affairs for the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) to accept the position of director of state advocacy for state government affairs, food and agriculture for the Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO). The NPMA... Read more»

NPMA undergoes strategic reorganization

March 25, 2014 By
FAIRFAX, VA—In an effort to best serve its membership and take advantage of the organization’s staff assets, the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has announced a significant staff reorganization to ensure that the organization is durable and poised to meet... Read more»
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NPMA seeks staff entomologist

November 20, 2012 By
FAIRFAX, VA.—The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) is seeking an entomologist to join its team. Reporting to the director of technical services, the staff entomologist is an integral part of providing technical services to association members. The position includes the... Read more»