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PestWorld 2016 – A busy third day of learning for attendees

October 20, 2016 By
Wednesday’s PestWorld 2016 events kept our staff plenty busy. There’s so much to see, do and learn that we wonder how individual attendees are able to soak it all up. Here’s a brief rundown of some of the events this... Read more»
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Callback Cures: Bed Bugs

November 20, 2015 By
Controlling bed bugs that aren’t there. Bed bug callbacks can be time consuming and costly. Because of the emotional impact bed bug infestations can have on clients, pest management professionals (PMPs) are conditioned to respond quickly to customer concerns when... Read more»
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NPMA Tips: Reflections on Brazilian Mirror Turtle Ants

November 25, 2014 By
Researchers from the George Washington University, in cooperation with Brazilian biologists, recently identified a new ant species in the Brazilian savanna region. The research, published in the October 2014 issue of the scholarly journal The American Naturalist*, highlights the discovery... Read more»
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NPMA Tips: When a Pollinator is a Pest

October 25, 2014 By
The go-to speech for elementary school career day presentations is often about good bugs vs. bad bugs; and pollinators, particularly honey bees, are referred to with special reverence as one of the good guys. These school-age interactions usually are punctuated... Read more»

What’s new in bed bug control?

February 1, 2013 By
One of the most exciting results of the bed bug resurgence has been the development and introduction of new pest management products, equipment and research. Claims of the “next big thing” abound in the industry and popular press. Consumers and... Read more»

Changes to Rodenticide Labels will Fortify Control Measures

April 12, 2012 By and
Editor’s note: This is part one of a six-part rodent management series. The recent revisions to rodenticide product labels — the second in the past several months — is the culmination of more than a year of dialogue among the... Read more»