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How to evaluate a detector dog for toy drive

March 1, 2019 By
Latimer shares how to test a potential detector dog for toy drive in a few simple steps. Read more»
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Tips to evaluate a dog for scent detection

February 22, 2019 By
Here's how to evaluate potential detector dog candidates. Read more»
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Ensystex: ACCUTHOR XL

February 20, 2019 By
New ACCUTHOR XL high-performance spray rigs are built with all-aluminum frames, base plates and hose reel stands to provide years of trouble-free service. All spray rigs use Maruyama MSD41 triplex piston pumps powered by Honda GX160 engines. Each unit comes... Read more»
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BASF: Termidor HE High-Efficiency Termiticide

February 8, 2019 By
Applications of Termidor HE termiticide use half the water of other products, the company says, with no reduction in active ingredient to the soil. It allows for 77 percent smaller trenches, 33 percent fewer drill holes, and 50 percent shallower... Read more»
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Control Solutions Inc.: FUSE Termiticide/Insecticide

January 28, 2019 By
FUSE Termiticide/Insecticide is a proprietary Combination Chemistry product containing 21.4 percent imidacloprid and 6.6 percent fipronil. FUSE offers multiple modes of action to fight resistance and provide a powerful tool for termite and perimeter pest control applications. Available in 7.5-,... Read more»
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How to choose a dog for scent detection

January 23, 2019 By
I’m frequently asked if I prefer a certain breed of dog for scent detection. My answer is always the same — no, not really. Breed choices are mostly arbitrary in my opinion and are usually based on the person’s pre-conceived... Read more»
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FLIR Systems: Bluetooth moisture meters

January 18, 2019 By
The new FLIR MR55 Pin Moisture Meter (left in photo) and FLIR MR59 Ball Probe Moisture Meter (right in photo) are accurate, professional, easy-to-use inspection tools for reading moisture measurements from a mobile device. The MR59 is a pinless moisture... Read more»
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Syngenta: Altriset

January 14, 2019 By
Altriset termiticide can provide long-term structural protection from Eastern subterranean, Formosan and drywood termites. Altriset halts feeding by paralyzing termites’ mouthparts within hours of exposure. Its delayed toxicity means exposed termites can still walk, groom and aggregate for an extended... Read more»
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Overcome termite control challenges

January 8, 2019 By
We asked Pest Management Professional‘s columnists and editorial board members what they thought the most challenging aspect of termite control is and how they work to overcome it. Here are some of their responses — including a few extra that... Read more»
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BASF: Termidor HP II High Precision Injection System

January 4, 2019 By
Hydraulic trenching with the Termidor HP II Precision Injection System removes the need for manual trenching, drilling and rodding in most applications, the company says. Treatment to depth is no longer required in most instances. The system’s onboard computer consistently... Read more»
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