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Thriving young professionals group injects new life into AMCA

August 20, 2018 By
Few industries are immune to the challenges that accompany an aging workforce. Industries and organizations lacking an influx of interested, talented young people can lose momentum and become less effective at meeting the needs of their constituents. That’s the scenario the... Read more»
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Answering client’s mosquito control questions

August 13, 2018 By
Be prepared to answer client questions for an effective mosquito control program. Read more»
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9 considerations before offering mosquito management services

July 11, 2018 By
Here are nine questions to consider before you offer mosquito service. Read more»
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MGK study reveals why IGRs work

June 28, 2018 By
Let mosquitoes pick up where you left off, literally. A Rutgers University study published by PLOS: Neglected Tropical Diseases in late 2016 looked at the feasibility of what’s known as the “auto-dissemination” approach to mosquito control. The approach is based... Read more»
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Quiz: Test your knowledge of mosquito facts

June 19, 2018 By
Test you knowledge on these disease-ridden pests. Read more»
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Mosquito Battles: Lou Schager of Mosquito Joe turns to Control Solutions Inc.

June 5, 2018 By

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Florida county to use drones for battling mosquitoes

May 24, 2018 By
Lee County, Florida, was selected by the federal government to test and use drone technology for pest control management. Read more»
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FlyFoe seeks mosquito, tick control franchisees

May 24, 2018 By
FlyFoe, a mosquito and tick control company, is a franchise new to the pest management industry. Founded by Mark Kushinsky, CEO of the franchised MaidPro, FlyFoe launched the business in Boston, Mass. FlyFoe franchise will operate independently from Kushinsky’s service franchise; however, many current franchisees have... Read more»
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CDC: US mosquito, tick and flea illnesses on the rise

May 11, 2018 By
A total of 642,602 cases of disease caused by the bite of an infected mosquito, tick or flea. Read more»
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Mosquitoes are here to stay

May 10, 2018 By
Mosquitoes have been on the planet 400 million years. Read more»
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