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IPM House partners with PCI

September 18, 2018 By
The Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Experience House at Texas A&M University-Dallas is a unique training facility offering hands-on learning experiences for Texas pest management professionals (PMPs) conducting structural pest control. The experience now features TAP Pest Control Insulation. “The facility... Read more»
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Education boosts bed bug outcomes

September 15, 2018 By
Educating your customers about bed bugs and your processes can make be the biggest difference for a successful treatment. Read more»
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NWCOA to host event trio in September

September 11, 2018 By
The National Wildlife Control Operators Association (NWCOA) is holding the Midwest Regional Wildlife Control Training Event in Minneapolis, Minn., Sept. 21-24, 2018. It consists of three training events: NWCOA Bat Standards Certified, Part 1 – Sept. 21, 2018 NWCOA Wildlife... Read more»
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Making the case for traditional bed bug treatment

September 10, 2018 By
Eric Scherzinger advocates for using traditional treatment for bed bug management. Read more»
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Making the case for bed bug heat treatments

September 10, 2018 By
Kurt Scherzinger advocates for using heat treatment for bed bug management. Read more»
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Wildlife control is not for the novice

September 9, 2018 By
With wildlife control, a more specialized skill is needed. Read more»
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Continuously train, and test, your technicians

September 7, 2018 By
Raise your company's level of training, education and professionalism. Read more»
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Training detector dogs to alert at odor source

August 31, 2018 By
We haven’t yet, in this series on odor movement, discussed a training exercise to help your detector dog (and you) recognize the difference between a transient odor concentration and an odor source. It’s what’s called “the point,” and is demonstrated... Read more»
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NCPMA adds Riegel as presenter

August 24, 2018 By
The North Carolina Pest Management Association (NCPMA) has added Dr. Claudia Riegel as a presenter at its 2019 Pest Control Technician’s School. She will present “Covering Rodent Control.” Dr. Riegel became the principal research entomologist for the City of New... Read more»
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How to use detector dogs in office settings

August 24, 2018 By
Common obstructions in office settings change the way detector dogs are able to detect an odor source. Read more»
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