Tag: Rodent Management

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McNeely Pest Control conquers infestation of 3,000 mice

November 6, 2018 By
About a year or so ago, Wayne Grush received an unusual call. The technical director of Winston-Salem, N.C.-based McNeely Pest Control was used to troubleshooting hard-to-crack accounts, but this one was a doozy: More than 3,000 field mice were infesting... Read more»
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Why your rodent treatment failed

September 14, 2018 By
Analyze your challenges during a rodent infestation to ensure your treatment can be successful. Read more»
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Rodent control: Electronic sensor suppliers weigh in

March 13, 2018 By
This discussion will help PMPs better understand electronic remote monitoring systems. Read more»

Rat infestations soar in Dublin

August 11, 2016 By
Pest management professionals (PMP) in Dublin, Ireland, have treated for more rat infestations than for insects this summer, reports the Irish Daily Mirror. Normally, pest control companies see a higher number of calls for insect pest treatments through the summer... Read more»
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Reassessing Rodent Management Techniques

March 10, 2016 By
The evolution of five approaches to rodent management. When I was a young technician, our rodent control program consisted of applying rodenticide indoors and on the exterior. We expected a good kill and the inevitable odor that comes with the... Read more»

Tips and Tricks: Approach Rodent Management with All Your Senses

September 19, 2014 By
Approach rodent management with all your senses. ■ Vision is critical because not all rodent control signs are obvious. Use a strong light, but move it and yourself around at different angles. Get as much of the scene in your... Read more»
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Rodent Control in High-Security Facilities

June 12, 2012 By
Editor’s note: This is part three of a six-part rodent management series. Several months ago, I received a call regarding an ongoing rodent problem at a military facility. There had been a history of rodent intrusion, including mice and Norway... Read more»
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How to Optimize Bait Station Efficiency

May 12, 2012 By
Editor’s note: This is part two of a six-part rodent management series. PMPs should keep abreast of all new rodent management technologies, techniques and regulations. Optimizing rodent bait station efficiency requires pest management professionals (PMPs) carefully study, select, place, and... Read more»
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