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Control Solutions Inc.: Tekko Pro

November 2, 2019 By
Tekko Pro is an insect growth regulator (IGR) with two modes of action. Control Solutions Inc. uses the power of Combination Chemistry to formulate a product with both a juvenile hormone analog (pyriproxyfen) and a chitin synthesis inhibitor (novaluron). Together, these prevent the formation... Read more»
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Fungi could be the answer to winter ticks, new research shows

October 10, 2019 By
Back in 2015, we featured the horrific plight of so-called “ghost moose,” so named “for the light patches of skin showing as a result of their attempts to remove tens of thousands of ticks attached to their skin by rubbing... Read more»
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Nature-Cide: Insecticidal Dust

July 25, 2019 By
Made in the USA, this new formulation of Nature-Cide controls bed bugs, ants, fleas, ticks and other labeled pests with lasting residual. Read more»
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New coalition to combat vector-borne diseases

July 22, 2019 By
The Vector-Borne Disease Network will advise and support federal policymakers in confronting diseases spread by insects and related arthropods. Read more»
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Nature-Cide: Granular Insecticide

July 6, 2019 By
Nature-Cide Granular Insecticide is labeled for tick control, as well as for several other crawling pests and emerging larvae. The water-activated formula, which has 25(b)-exempt status, can be applied in the rain. It also can be added to fertilizer for... Read more»
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Control Solutions Inc.: Cyzmic CS

June 14, 2019 By
Cyzmic CS Controlled Release Insecticide controls tough pests like darkling beetles, ticks, flies, fleas, scorpions, bed bugs, and many more. Available in 8-fluid-ounce, and 1-quart containers, Cyzmic CS contains 9.7 percent lambda-cyhalothrin. ControlSolutionsInc.com   Read more»
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New tick-borne virus discovered in China

June 7, 2019 By
A new virus has been discovered in China that can be transmitted by the tiny arthropods, ticks. Read more»
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Syngenta: SecureChoice Tick Assurance Program

May 29, 2019 By
The SecureChoice Tick Assurance Program from Syngenta can help reduce outdoor tick populations around customers’ properties on a 90-day treatment cycle. It features Demand CS insecticide, which is formulated with the power of proprietary iCAP technology. Unique microcapsules in iCAP... Read more»
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Rockwell Labs: EcoVia MT Mosquito & Tick Control

May 27, 2019 By
EcoVia MT Mosquito & Tick Control is among the latest of Rockwell Labs’ research-based botanical insecticides, featuring naturally derived active ingredients. It is exempt under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) 25(b) provision. EcoVia MT is designed for... Read more»
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CSI: ProFlex

April 8, 2019 By
ProFlex is in Control Solutions Inc.’s (CSI’s) Encapsulated Solutions family. Ideal for mosquito season, ProFlex features Combination Chemistry, Encapsulated Solutions, Tekko Technology, and has three active ingredients — one adulticide and two insect growth regulators (IGRs) — in one convenient... Read more»
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