Tag: IPM


BurrTec Co.: Expanded Burrcut line

October 25, 2019 By
Burrcut Flex Door Sweeps prevent the intrusion of insects and dust through gaps under doors. Easily mounted with screws, and featuring an easy-to-cut rubber frame in 82- or 16.4-foot lengths, it is now available in four bristle height sizes, as... Read more»
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Syngenta: SecureChoice Cockroach Assurance Program

September 26, 2019 By
The SecureChoice Cockroach Assurance Program gives pest management professionals (PMPs) a proven, integrated pest management (IPM) approach to tackling German and other prevailing cockroach species for guaranteed results. In addition to best practices tips, the program guides PMPs through three... Read more»
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From left are Frannie Miller and Brooke Garcia, co-authors of the K-State IPM card deck. PHOTO COURTESY OF FRANNIE MILLER

Innovative card deck teaches IPM concepts

September 18, 2019 By
Frannie Miller, pesticide safety and IPM coordinator at Kansas State University, came up with the idea of using a card deck to educate the public about IPM. Read more»

5 questions with Pat Kelley

June 19, 2019 By
Pat Kelley, BCE, president of Insects Limited, explains how his company helps museums across the globe identify, treat for and prevent pests using IPM. Read more»
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Team up with customers for better ant control

May 5, 2019 By
One of the core principles of IPM is that we should always make sure the customer cooperates in any pest management program we initiate. This is especially important when it comes to ant control. As with most other pests, we... Read more»

Use glue board monitors for cockroach management

April 20, 2019 By
Monitoring remains an important step in cockroach management. It saves you time and money, while reducing your environmental impact. Glue boards provide an effective surveillance tool capable of painting a picture of the micro-environments in your account. Use information gleaned... Read more»
Dr. Chris Keefer, Technical Services Manager, Professional Pest Management, Syngenta

4 tips for using residual insecticides for bed bugs

April 12, 2019 By
Residual insecticides can be a critical component in an integrated pest management (IPM) bed bug program. Here are four tips to maximize their use: Conduct thorough inspections. Identify all current and potential harborage areas, and use monitoring devices to enhance... Read more»
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Educate customers on threat of birds

February 27, 2019 By
Successful nuisance bird control involves addressing the issue quickly; however, many customers seem to delay because they don’t see birds as a threat. Read more»

IPM for Food Plants 2019 set for June

February 1, 2019 By
From June 11-12, 2019, the 2019 Integrated Pest Management (IPM) for Food Plants Seminar will once again take place at the Hershey Lodge, Hershey, Pa. It is intended for food safety and quality assurance managers, pest management professionals and other... Read more»
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Dr. Faith Oi: Education and research fuel the fire

January 14, 2019 By
Dr. Faith Oi guides entomology students, school faculty and pest management professionals on the reasons pest control is vital to public health. Read more»
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