Tag: termiticide

Beware: Termiticide treatment zone disruptions

September 26, 2019 By
Flooding and other effects from significant storms can disrupt termiticide treatment zones. If the termiticide layer is disturbed, the treatment zone may not be effective and the termiticide may need to be reapplied. The key factor that determines whether a... Read more»

Getting aggressive with an aerial colony

July 28, 2019 By
Carmen Clark, southern Alabama branch manager for Fairhope, Ala.-based Havard Pest Control, has more than a decade of experience in termite control. But as many pest management professionals (PMPs) can attest, he’s never too experienced to learn something new —... Read more»
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USFS Termiticide Report: Hurricane Michael ravages Florida test site

The U.S. Forest Service provides its termiticide testing report for 2018, despite the damage caused by the October 2018 hurricane. Read more»
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Exploring the termite/mulch connection

May 5, 2019 By
Should PMPs recommend mulch be eliminated from landscapes because it provides food, insulated soil and moisture for foraging termites? Read more»
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ProBest protects an architectural legacy

April 14, 2019 By
During his 70-year career, innovative and influential architect Frank Lloyd Wright designed structures and furnishings in harmony with their surroundings. ProBest Pest Management, Gilbert, Ariz., currently services 24 of the 30 Frank Lloyd Wright structures in Scottsdale, Ariz. Owner Keith... Read more»
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Tools for termites

March 24, 2019 By
Product manufacturers share what’s new, what’s coming, and their forecasts for 2019-2025. 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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FMC Professional Solutions: Reintroduced Dragnet SFR

October 17, 2018 By
Dragnet SFR Termiticide/Insecticide will be reintroduced to the U.S. market and made available to pest management professionals in early 2019. The multi-purpose insecticide is formulated with permethrin for fast-acting, cost-effective, long-lasting control of fleas, termites and 75 other pests. It... Read more»

How to apply termiticides during construction

August 8, 2018 By
Dr. Charles Silcox with AMVAC explains why applying termiticide applications during all construction phases is so important. Read more»
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Control Solutions Inc.: Fuse Foam

February 27, 2018 By
Fuse Foam is a Combination Chemistry product, featuring the same non-repellent active ingredients (fipronil and imidacloprid) as Fuse Termiticide/Insecticide, but in a ready-to-use foam that is easy to apply. With a 30:1 expansion ratio for direct injection into termite and ant... Read more»