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Joe Barile

Tips & Tricks: Bed Bug Infestations

November 12, 2015 By
Bed bugs are one of the most difficult pests that pest management professionals are asked to eradicate. They are cryptic, finding harborage in sites difficult to locate and treat. These parasites live around and in and on personal items. Remember... Read more»
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Joe Barile

Tips & Tricks: Powered Mist Blowers Provide Efficient Mosquito Control

April 3, 2015 By
Pest professionals can increase their presence with customers (and revenue, too) by offering relief from the nuisance of mosquitoes. This add-on service typically consists of barrier treatments of appropriately labeled insecticides where mosquitoes rest and shelter on the property. Such... Read more»
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Tips & Tricks: Old-School Observations Contribute to Success

December 26, 2014 By
Although the following cockroach management observations and tips might be considered old school, this information will continue to contribute to a pest management professional’s (PMP’s) success. ■ Remember the three fundamental resources cockroaches must have to thrive: food, water and... Read more»
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Tips & Tricks: Consider Ant Baiting

December 12, 2014 By
Ants are reported as the most common nuisance pest in the United States. Pest professionals understand that to satisfy their customers they must focus on colony elimination. As outdoor insecticide application regulations tighten, consider the contribution ant baiting can provide... Read more»
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2014 New York Pest Expo

2014 New York Pest Expo Wrap-Up

November 19, 2014 By
NEW YORK CITY — More than 500 pest management industry manufacturers, distributors, business owners and technicians filled the Fort Washington Avenue Armory in Manhattan on Nov. 13 for the 2014 New York Pest Expo, an annual event held by Bug... Read more»

Tips and Tricks: Train Technicians to Recognize Termite Activity

August 2, 2014 By
General pest technicians who haven’t been trained on how to recognize termite activity might be costing companies new business. Training should include how to inspect firewood piles, scrap lumber and building materials, as well as alternative sources of cellulose that... Read more»
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Tips and Tricks: Fleas and Ticks

March 1, 2013 By
Environmental Science, a Division of Bayer CropScience, LP By Joe Barile, Technical Services Support Pest management professionals (PMPs) have recently been reporting increases in service requests for flea and tick management. Although the treatment processes for both pests are individually... Read more»