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Test your bird knowledge

April 18, 2019 By
Use these questions to see how much you really know about birds and bird control. Editor’s Note: Questions for this bird test were contributed by: Stuart Aust; Dr. Gary Bennett, BCE; Judy Black, BCE; Doug Foster; Dr. Faith Oi; Mark... Read more»
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Bug Off: MGK Bed Bug Workshop

April 10, 2019 By
Presented by MGK’s Brian Cooney, “Bed Bugs: What’s the Latest?” will provide attendees with an update of new research and a demonstration of cutting-edge tools. Attendees must register in advance; no at-door registration will be provided. It will take place... Read more»
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The Pest Posse: Pest Posse Academy

April 4, 2019 By
The Pest Posse, a San Jose, Calif.-based weekly YouTube series dedicated to the pest management professional (PMP), has created a plug-n-play, video-based training system called Pest Posse Academy. The system offers four different courses each month, on safety, pest identification,... Read more»
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5 questions with Michael Patterson, Pest Pro Solutions

March 26, 2019 By
Michael Patterson, owner of Pest Pro Solutions, Shelbina, Mo., has an unusual tale of acquiring his company. Read more»
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Losing staff, Schopen makes a music playlist

March 25, 2019 By
During the past nine months, Pete Schopen had five employees leave his company. Read more»
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Bug Off: Nisus Small Flies Workshop

March 21, 2019 By
Presented by Nisus Corp.’s Scott Posocco, “Small Flies, Big Problems” will provide attendees with advanced training for small flies and their control in residential, commercial and healthcare facilities. Attendees must register in advance; no at-door registration will be provided. It... Read more»
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2019 PMP Growth Summit, continued

The PMP Growth Summit began Wednesday, March 13. See details and photos from day 1 here. The second day of the PMP Growth Summit kicked off with breakfast roundtables. Pest management professionals (PMPs) and partners met and discussed topics including:... Read more»
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2019 PMP Growth Summit, Day 1

The third annual Pest Management Professional (PMP) Growth Summit got underway the afternoon of Wednesday, March 13, with its first-ever Boardroom Presentations. Taking place once again at the Reunion Resort in Orlando, Fla., the presentations were delivered by the following... Read more»
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Rollins named top training organization

March 11, 2019 By
Rollins Inc., a global consumer and commercial services company, earned a slot as one of the Top 125 training organizations in the world, according to Training magazine. Rollins is the only pest control company named to the list. Training magazine... Read more»
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Education is key for flying insect control

March 5, 2019 By
Most PMPs will agree that flying insect treatments consist of identifying pest and harborage areas, treating those accordingly, and educating the customer on cleaning. Continued success, however, comes from creating programs for each individual customer. For example, how many times... Read more»