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PPMA adds to board of directors

May 17, 2019 By
The Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA) appointed Ben Walker of Greenville, S.C.-based Gregory Pest Solutions to its board of directors. Read more»
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Bed Bug Awareness Week set for June

April 23, 2019 By
The Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA), which serves as the public outreach arm of the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), sets Bed Bug Awareness Week for June 2-8. Read more»
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PPMA: Relaunched website

March 6, 2019 By
The Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA) has unveiled several design upgrades to its exclusive subscription website, PPMAMainframe.org. Mainframe is a digital marketing service available to pest management companies actively investing in consumer education programs and initiatives powered by PPMA. It... Read more»
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PPMA research fine-tunes rodent trapping

November 13, 2018 By
In new research funded by the National Pest Management Association’s (NPMA’s) Pest Management Foundation and with support from the Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA), scientists studied individual rats to better understand rodent behavior using scent detection and radio frequency identification... Read more»
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Get ready for #RodentAwareness 2018

October 9, 2018 By
The Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA), which serves as the public outreach arm of the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), is working to spread consumer awareness about the health and property threats posed by rodents during Rodent Awareness Week, Oct.... Read more»
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PPMA revamps website for kids

August 9, 2018 By
The Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA), which serves as the public outreach arm of the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), has announced functionality and design updates to its children’s website, PestWorldForKids.org. The educational website, originally developed for children in grades... Read more»
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2018 HoF Inductee: Tom Fortson

May 9, 2018 By
Tom Fortson Jr., vice chairman of Terminix Service Inc. (TSI), is a third-generation pest management professional who is overseeing the fourth and fifth generations at the Columbia, S.C.-based company. Founded in 1947 as a franchise of what’s today known as... Read more»
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Are you celebrating National Pest Management Month?

April 2, 2018 By
The Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA), which serves as the consumer marketing and public outreach arm of the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), is working to spread awareness about the importance of partnering with a licensed pest management professional during... Read more»
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PPMA unveils Tiny Termite House project

January 25, 2018 By
The Professional Pest Management Alliance (PPMA), which serves as the public outreach arm of the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), has announces its latest research project. The Tiny Termite House was designed to show the destructive nature of termites in a... Read more»
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PMPs: Teach the value of rodent service

November 29, 2017 By
A survey found that 37 percent of homeowners have seen a rodent in their home during the past year. Read more»
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