Tag: rodent

Norway rat, illustrated for the Truman's Guide. (Art: North Coast Media)

California SPAR talks about what’s next

September 18, 2019 By
Our September issue is devoted to coverage of the close call pest management professionals (PMPs) had in California with a proposed ban of second-generation anticoagulant rodenticides (SGARs). In mid-August, a proposed bill known as AB 1788 was shelved for approximately... Read more»
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Massachusetts eyes creation of commission to study rodenticides

September 18, 2019 By
California isn’t the only state dealing with activists opposed to the use of rodenticides. In Massachusetts, the state legislature’s Joint Environment Committee recently examined HB 3714, an act to create a special commission to study the effects of rat poison... Read more»
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Catchmaster: Dual Action Twin Catch

September 3, 2019 By
The new Catchmaster Dual Action Twin Catch trap has a raised roof that increases trapping options. With extra clearance, the trap accommodates up to two Catchmaster 605P Easy Set snap traps. In addition, a Catchmaster 72TC glue board can be... Read more»
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PelGar USA: New pail size

September 2, 2019 By
Now available in a 16-pound pail, ready-to-use Brigand Soft Bait (SB) is formulated specifically for the U.S. market. Food-grade wheat, oats, chopped grain, soft lard and synthetic peanut flavoring combine to produce a high-calorie, high-energy rodenticide. The synthetic peanut flavoring... Read more»
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Neogen: SureKill Fall Rodenticide Promotion

August 29, 2019 By
From Aug. 1, 2019, through Sept. 30, 2019, receive a $10 rebate for every pail of SureKill Command, Assault or Guardian purchased. Redemptions must be submitted by Oct. 15, 2019. Please allow four to six weeks for processing and delivery.... Read more»
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California’s proposed rodenticide ban bill on hold

August 28, 2019 By
The California Ecosystems Protection Act, or bill AB 1788, that would ban the use of certain rodenticides in the state, has been put on hold for now. Read more»
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Kness Mfg.: KritterSense

August 22, 2019 By
KritterSense is an electronic monitoring device that features two different types of sensors, hall effect (magnetic) and a PIR (passive infrared), that allow it to connect to snap traps, multiple-catch traps, live animal cages or bait stations. It even can... Read more»
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Liphatech announces winners of Soft Bait Slam Dunk Challenge

August 14, 2019 By
Liphatech announced winners of its Soft Bait Slam Dunk Challenge which focused on FirstStrike, Resolv and TakeDown soft bait rodenticides. Read more»
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Corteva Agriscience: ActiveSense

August 13, 2019 By
The ActiveSense system enables remote monitoring 24/7 to provide insights and analytics into pest activity, device tampering, temperature and system health to keep you a step ahead. Its streamlined, highly accurate infrared sensor features an internalized antenna, so it can... Read more»
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California moves closer to rodenticide ban

August 10, 2019 By
California's ban on second-generation anticoagulant rodenticides for use in the state, and first-generation anticoagulant rodenticides for use on state-owned property, is moving closer to becoming law. Read more»