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TBTC: Tick Box Tick Control System

January 8, 2019 By
Designed to be placed between landscaped and wooded areas, the non-toxic bait inside each plastic Tick Box attracts rodents living on and around the property. As each rodent moves through the box, it passes under a small applicator wick containing... Read more»
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Rockwell Labs: CimeXa Insecticide Dust

November 6, 2018 By
CimeXa Insecticide Dust’s engineered silica composition quickly kills bed bugs, fleas, ticks, cockroaches, ants, silverfish, spiders, mites and drywood termites by destroying the pest’s waxy cuticle — resulting in rapid dehydration and death. It is also effective on pyrethroid-resistant pests,... Read more»
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Mainely Ticks offers franchises

September 25, 2018 By
Windham, Maine-based Mainely Ticks is now offering franchises. Mainely Ticks Franchise Development Inc., led by Bob and Barb Maurais, provides the educational and scientific resources for franchisees to employ community-based tick management strategies, which increase awareness and protection beyond property... Read more»
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FlyFoe: Franchise opportunity

September 4, 2018 By
FlyFoe, a mosquito and tick control company, is a franchise new to the pest management industry. Founded by Mark Kushinsky, CEO of the franchised MaidPro, FlyFoe launched the business in Boston, Mass. FlyFoe franchise will operate independently from Kushinsky’s service... Read more»
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NPMA releases ‘Vector Sectors’ list

August 17, 2018 By
The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has released a new Vector Sectors list of the Top 10 U.S. cities with the greatest risk for increased pest pressure from vector pests, including ticks and mosquitoes. As vectors of disease, these pests are... Read more»
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Nature-Cide: Granular Insecticide

August 17, 2018 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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FlyFoe seeks mosquito, tick control franchisees

May 24, 2018 By
FlyFoe, a mosquito and tick control company, is a franchise new to the pest management industry. Founded by Mark Kushinsky, CEO of the franchised MaidPro, FlyFoe launched the business in Boston, Mass. FlyFoe franchise will operate independently from Kushinsky’s service franchise; however, many current franchisees have... Read more»
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Nature-Cide: Insecticidal Dust

March 28, 2018 By
Made in the USA, this new formulation of Nature-Cide controls bed bugs, ants, fleas, ticks and other labeled pests with lasting residual. Ingredients include geraniol, cornmint oil, diatomaceous earth, sodium bicarbonate, calcium silicate and calcium carbonate. The product is registered... Read more»
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Web Exclusive: How to safely and properly remove a tick

March 14, 2018 By
There are many old wives tales and folklore surrounding the correct way to remove a tick that has embedded itself into your (or another animal’s) skin. Living in the south, the at-home techniques I’ve heard over the years range from... Read more»
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Control Solutions Inc.: Tekko Pro

February 12, 2018 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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