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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»

Applying ‘the right termiticide dose to the right place’ critical to termite control

April 26, 2018 By
What’s the secret to successful termite control? Read more»
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USFS 2016 report marks new era for termiticide tests

In 2016, the USDA Forest Service installed a new test product for review. The number of products installed in the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Forest Service (USFS) Termiticide Testing Program each year is cyclical. In recent years, the installation of... Read more»
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Termite jobs: Follow these guidelines for success

May 24, 2017 By
The key to success in any termite job is to follow these principles: Choose appropriate products and follow label directions to the letter. Keep up-to-date with your state regulations. Follow personal protective equipment (PPE) requirements. Carry a spill kit, and... Read more»
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How to train technicians for termite inspections

May 17, 2017 By
Regardless of whether termite services function as a separate division within a pest management business, all technicians should receive regular, basic training about termite biology, behavior and control. Technicians who haven’t been trained how to recognize termite activity might be... Read more»
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PMP survey shows solid WDI revenue in 2017

March 1, 2017 By
PMP’s annual reader survey for termites and wood-destroying insects finds an optimistic industry, ready for action. Termites may be tiny, but they cause billions of dollars in damage to wood structures every year. Detection by pest management professionals (PMPs) is... Read more»
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Rockwell: OutLAST Pro Foaming Agent

February 28, 2017 By
OutLAST Pro Foaming Agent is a broad-use, proprietary adjuvant that can be used for foaming termiticides, insecticides and cleaning products, as well as foam marking. The formula features a Caution signal word and may be used at rates from 0.5 to 8 oz.... Read more»
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Rockwell Labs: OutLAST Pro Foaming Agent

December 26, 2014 By
OutLAST Pro Foaming Agent is a broad-use, proprietary adjuvant that can be used for foaming termiticides, insecticides and cleaning products, as well as foam marking. The formula features a Caution signal word, and may be used at rates from 0.5 to 8 oz.... Read more»
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