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The Syngenta Professional Solutions team at the 2019 RISE Annual Meeting: From left are Mike Kuflik, Dave Ravel, Tripp Trotter, Stephanie Schwenke, Scott Reasons, Matt Johnston, Steve Dorer and Gregg Wisniewski. Not pictured: David Crank. PHOTO: RISE

RISE volunteers aid Tucson food bank

December 26, 2019 By
Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment (RISE) initiated a charitable program to benefit the Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona. Read more»
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Going beyond pest control with holiday cards

December 23, 2019 By
We recently came across a great story about how a pest control technician helped a customer have a merry Christmas this year. During a routine quality check, Hope Adcock met Mary Laws, a long-term resident at a senior housing complex.... Read more»
Nibbles in full holiday mode in December 2018. IMAGE: BIG BLUE BUG SOLUTIONS

Deck the ‘bug’ with lights so jolly

November 27, 2019 By
The Boston Globe recently profiled Big Blue Bug Solutions, and how its team gets its giant rooftop termite mascot, Nibbles Woodaway, ready for the holidays. Read more»
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’Tis the season for holiday pests

November 6, 2019 By
With so many Americans choosing storage facilities to stash holiday decor and extra belongings, these locations serve as an opportunity to spread pests from one home to another. Read more»
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Meet some PMPs who are “Elf on the Shelf” enablers

December 14, 2018 By
In recent years, the Elf on the Shelf has given the Tooth Fairy, the Easter Bunny and even Ol’ St. Nick a run for their money, popularity-wise. The Elf hides in different (and creative) places around the house, so he... Read more»
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NPMA offers pest-free holiday tips

December 20, 2017 By
The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) recently put out a news release about simple holiday pest-proofing tips, and encourages pest management professionals to share the knowledge. Agawam, Mass-based Braman Termite & Pest Elimination, for example, garnered local TV news coverage... Read more»
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Caption This: Santa gets stuck in chimney

December 12, 2017 By
If we pick your entry, you’ll win a $50 VISA gift card. Some restrictions may apply. Read more»
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Schopen shares what he’s thankful for

December 1, 2017 By
"I could write a list of additional things to be thankful for that would rival a Stephen King novel in length." Read more»
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Senske to host annual charity holiday light show

November 28, 2017 By
Senske Services will host its 15th Annual Charity Holiday Light Show and Open House in partnership with Second Harvest 6-9 p.m. on Dec. 8 and 5-9 p.m. on Dec. 9. Read more»
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Join PWIPM for holiday painting party

November 8, 2017 By
Calling all women in pest management: On Dec. 8, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., support Toys 4 Tots with a holiday painting party taking place in Lansing, Mich. The event is sponsored by the Michigan Chapter of Professional Women... Read more»
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