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Dr. Dina Richman

5 tips for ant control

June 17, 2015 By
1. Identification is key. Different species require different treatment approaches. Knowing the characteristics of each ant species will help you gain faster, longer-lasting control. 2. Follow a line of ants. This helps to determine the origination of their nest(s). 3. Use... Read more»
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U.S. DoD selects EndZone product

June 16, 2015 By
The U.S. Department of Defense has selected FMC Professional Solutions’ EndZone Insecticide Sticker for authorized use by the Armed Forces Pest Management Board (AFPMB), and has assigned the stickers a National Stock Number (NSN). The product has been under consideration... Read more»
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FMC Professional Solutions: Spiders

June 25, 2013 By
By Dr. Dina Richman, Development Manager There are more than 2,000 species of spiders commonly found in the United States, but only a few indigenous species cause harm, including the black widow and brown recluse. Despite their usually harmless nature,... Read more»
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FMC Professional Solutions: Stinging Insects

April 29, 2013 By
By Dr. Dina Richman, Product Development Manager For all stinging species, the ultimate target is the queen. Application methods intended to eradicate “her highness” will prove more effective than methods targeting workers. Stinging insects are included in the order Hymenoptera,... Read more»
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FMC Professional Solutions: Ticks

March 29, 2013 By
By Dr. Dina Richman, Product Development Manager Let’s hope the 2013 tick population isn’t as bad as last year — but just in case, now is a good time to brush up on tick biology and control: Tick facts Ticks... Read more»
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Tips and Tricks: Be a bed bug detective

February 6, 2013 By
By Dr. Dina Richman Product Development Manager, FMC Corp. Bed bugs are still one of the biggest challenges for pest management professionals (PMPs). But the first step toward control is accurate detection. Like a private investigator, a PMP must use... Read more»
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FMC names Mount to pest post

November 30, 2012 By
PHILADELPHIA—FMC Professional Solutions has named Brian Mount as pest product development lead. In his new position, Mount will focus on developing products for the company’s general household pest, termite and consumer segments. His role includes developing and implementing research protocols,... Read more»
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Tips and Tricks: Treating large yellowjackets, other large nest builders

November 16, 2012 By
By Dr. Dina Richman Product Development Manager, FMC Professional Solutions For most people, a bee, ant or wasp sting is a minor nuisance — something that can happen when you are enjoying the great outdoors. For some, a more serious... Read more»

Tips and Tricks: Identifying red imported fire ants

November 16, 2012 By
By Dr. Dina Richman Product Development Manager, FMC Professional Solutions There are 360 species of ants in the United States, but only one red imported fire ant (Scolenopsis invicta). Here’s what to look for: • In lawns, fire ant mounds... Read more»
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