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Video: Will industry regulations increase or decrease?

September 28, 2017 By
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RpyAK6R52Q4 Pest management professionals (PMPs) predict whether industry regulations will increase or decrease over the next five years. The PMPs were interviewed at Pest Management Professional‘s inaugural PMP Growth Summit, which took place Jan. 31 to Feb. 2 in Orlando,... Read more»
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California PMPs: Know your licensed limits

September 12, 2017 By
In California, the Laws and Regulations Relating to the Practice of Structural Pest Control defines a structural pest as being one that is in, on or invading a structure. Roof rats damaging oranges in a tree about 100 ft. away... Read more»
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Q&A with Cramer Pest Control’s Chris Cramer

August 18, 2017 By
Our question-and-answer session this month focuses on Chris Cramer, owner of Cramer Pest Control in Fort Mills, S.C. For the first eight years, he did everything himself. Fast-forward 20 years, and the company now has 16 employees and projected revenues... Read more»
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PMPs discuss pros, cons of offering mosquito service

May 29, 2017 By and
ERIC: Kurt, I think we really need to ramp up our mosquito service and provide this quality service to all of our customers, as well as any new customers. KURT: We need to crawl before we run. Also, aren’t you... Read more»
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‘Change’ is the operative word at RISE Industry Issues Breakfast

February 9, 2017 By
“Where should we begin today?” RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment) President Aaron Hobbs asked a record number of members and superintendents attending the organization’s annual Industry Issues Breakfast Feb. 8 at the Golf Industry Show (GIS) in Orlando.... Read more»
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NPMA: IgCC evaluates termite control barriers

May 7, 2014 By
FAIRFAX, VA—The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has defeated a second addition to the International Green Construction Code (IgCC) at the code hearings in Memphis. Click here to download a PDF about the IgCC, as well as another code change defeated... Read more»
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Duke joins NPMA as director of regulatory affairs

April 8, 2013 By
FAIRFAX, VA.—The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has appointed Dr. Marcia Duke as director of regulatory affairs, a newly created position that will be responsible for the day-to-day management and execution of NPMA’s federal regulatory affairs program and collaborating with... Read more»
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