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Highlights from the 83rd Purdue Pest Management Conference

March 8, 2019 By
The 83rd annual Purdue Pest Management Conference took place Jan. 7-9 on the West Layfayette, Ind. Read more»
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Dr. Gary Bennett, BCE: Five decades of conference leadership

March 5, 2019 By
Gary Bennett started in pest control at age 12 and it has evolved into a lifelong career. Read more»
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An industry tradition: Posing at Purdue

February 12, 2019 By
We highlight some of the Annual Conference Photos from the Purdue Pest Management Conference. Read more»
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Dr. Gary Bennett honored for attending 50th Purdue Pest Management Conference

January 15, 2019 By
On Jan. 7, 2018, PMP Hall of Famer Dr. Gary Bennett was honored by fellow PMP Hall of Famer Dr. Bobby Corrigan and by Rentokil-Steritech’s Gene White, BCE, for attending his 50th Purdue Pest Management Conference. Note that toward the... Read more»
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University testing proves efficacy of Pest Barrier’s Cimi-Shield

November 14, 2018 By
Cimi-Shield residues affect the ability of bed bugs to actively walk toward a heat stimulus after 72 hours of continuous exposure. Read more»

Scholarships a worthwhile way to further pest industry careers

March 6, 2018 By
Finding the funds for college is a challenge for many. Student loan debt in the United States has reached a whopping $1.4 trillion, reports Business Insider. If you find that figure alarming, consider lending a hand to college students pursuing... Read more»
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PMP’s 85th anniversary: From exterminators to pest management professionals

January 26, 2018 By
This year is Pest Management Professional’s 85th anniversary. Read more»
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Live from Purdue University Pest Management Conference

January 9, 2018 By
Strike up a conversation with anyone at the Purdue Pest Management Conference and you can’t help but ask, How may years have you been coming here? It’s a valid question, as a luncheon on the third and final day recognizes attendees for... Read more»
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Gary Bennett highlights Purdue urban IPM programs

May 17, 2017 By
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JfWrI83H3eo Gary Bennett, professor of urban pest management within the department of entomology at Purdue University, gives updates about the university’s urban integrated pest management (IPM) programs, including a new bed bug IPM course. Bennet was interviewed at the National... Read more»
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New York Pest Expo: ‘Young Guns’ arm PMPs with knowledge

December 21, 2016 By
Some of the industry’s youngest and brightest delivered educational presentations at the 14th annual New York Pest Expo, held on Veterans Day, Nov. 11. More than 500 pest management professionals (PMPs) and about 35 exhibitors attended the expo, which featured... Read more»