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PMP unearths historical letters during inspection

April 11, 2017 By
Pest management professional Tim Owens of TJ’s Pest Control discovered thousands of telegrams and ledgers under an old postmaster’s house in Morgan, South Australia, during an inspection. Owens handed off the 138-year-old documents after realizing their significance to the town.... Read more»
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Technician follows instincts, saves a life

March 22, 2017 By
Pest Management Professional (PMP) magazine has long used the name “Mrs. Johnson” to illustrate a typical customer. We like to think that she, Mr. Smith and Mrs. Jones get together every so often to discuss how great their respective pest... Read more»
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Video: Town and Country tech assists choking man

January 12, 2017 By
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=egZ1vyQeaLs Town and Country Pest Solutions Inc. technician and past “Ninja Warrior” contestant Pavel Fesyuk helped save a man’s life Jan. 10 in Rochester, N.Y. While on the job, Fesyuk approached a man hunched over behind his car at a... Read more»
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The downspout, deconstructed: Avoid a pest breeding site

October 14, 2016 By
At first blush, it may not appear that too much is wrong with this construction, but if we think about what we are seeing, several issues come into focus. Right off the bat, most trained pest management professionals would note... Read more»
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VPMA designates Eroh, Wallace as Master Technicians

November 18, 2015 By
The Virginia Pest Management Association (VPMA) has designated two new Master Technicians to a growing group of Virginia pest management professionals (PMPs), bringing the total number to 77. Master Technicians have successfully completed at least four individual workshops focusing on... Read more»
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TPCA Announces 2014 Technician of the Year

December 9, 2014 By
HUMBLE, TEXAS—The Texas Pest Control Association (TPCA) named Andrew White, a  27-year-old service professional with BugMaster Termite & Pest Control, based in Humble, Texas, as its 2014 Technician of the Year. The presentation was held Dec. 5, at the Doubletree... Read more»
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