Tag: pests

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PMPs predict problem pests for 2017

April 10, 2017 By
Pest management professionals (PMPs) from around the country predict which pest or pests they foresee becoming the biggest problem for the industry and/or their service area in 2017. Read more»
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Ant service inspires gamemaker

March 1, 2017 By
Cleveland resident Michael McFarland had an ant problem and called on a pest management firm to do something about it. The resulting experience of watching the technician inspect and treat his home fascinated McFarland, who also happens to be a... Read more»
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Caption This: Pest gets caught in the crosshairs

April 11, 2016 By
You know you have a good quip for this pest in the crosshairs. Why not share it with the industry? Send us an email* with your idea to pmpeditor@northcoastmedia.net by April 22, 2016. We’ll print our favorite in the June... Read more»
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The Weather Channel Name-Checks NPMA, Provides Pest Control Advice

May 8, 2015 By
The National Pest Management Association gets a shout-out on The Weather Channel website, which lists the top pests to watch out for this spring. Those mentioned include termites, rodents, carpenter bees, cockroaches and mosquitoes. Readers are advised that “it’d be... Read more»
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FMC Professional Solutions: D-Force

October 31, 2014 By
For residual control of stored product pests, as well as more than 50 others that turn up in cracks, crevices and pantries, turn to D-Force insecticide. With residual action proven to last up to eight weeks, D-Force achieves extended control... Read more»
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Syngenta Professional Pest Management: Demand CS

August 27, 2014 By
Demand CS insecticide can provide effective control of spiders, as well as more than 30 other perimeter pests. The active ingredient in Demand CS, lambda-cyhalothrin, is protected with dual-walled iCAP microencapsulation technology. These microcaps of multiple sizes ensure a controlled... Read more»
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Zoëcon: Zenprox Aerosol

May 21, 2013 By
Zenprox Aerosol is a contact kill product from the Zoëcon Professional Products division of Central Life Sciences that unleashes quick killing action on a broad spectrum of pests, including bed bugs. Effective both indoors and out, this versatile formulation combines... Read more»
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GreenTech Heat Solutions: Titan DF

May 9, 2013 By
The Titan direct fired propane heater system for bed bugs and other pests. Each Titan DF treats from 750 to 1,800 sq. ft. with 500,000 BTU, offering many upgraded features not found in other models. The GTH-2500 package consists of... Read more»
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Tips and Tricks: Control Solutions Inc.

February 13, 2013 By
By Marie Knox, PCO Technical Service Manager Stored product pests offer several challenges for pest management professionals (PMPs). If they’re in a home, they’re generally brought in with the groceries — something the homeowner was unaware of and didn’t bargain... Read more»
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What makes a pest difficult to control?

February 1, 2013 By
There are many reasons why control of pest infestations can be difficult. If you review the variables and determine which one relates to your specific case, you’ll have a better understanding of how to correct the situation. With that in... Read more»