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Shay Runion

Shay Runion and the GPCA

December 15, 2016 By
Through the Georgia Pest Control Association’s (GPCA’s) Professional Women group, Shay Runion and her team encourage males to participate in activities, too — and bring their daughters, wives, mothers and sisters. “I love being able to discuss what we do and what... Read more»
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Photo: Will Nepper

Carpenter bees: A game of hide-and-seek

August 16, 2016 By
Carpenter bees (Xylocopa spp.) can nest where you least expect it. To be honest, I wasn’t thrilled to be going on a ride along for a carpenter bee job. Ever since a childhood birthday party was overcome by a siege... Read more»
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2016 Legislative Day

2016 NPMA Legislative Day wrap-up

March 16, 2016 By
The upcoming presidential election made this year’s event especially important — and entertaining. Another National Pest Management Association (NPMA) Legislative Day, held at the Capital Hilton in Washington D.C., has come and gone, and this being an election year, made... Read more»
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Getting to Know the Brown Recluse Spider

March 1, 2016 By
PMP sits down for an exclusive interview with a brown recluse spider (Loxosceles reclusa). Pest Management Professional (PMP): Thanks for agreeing to meet with me. Brown recluse (BR): No worries. I hope you didn’t mind meeting me here in my... Read more»
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Safely Surfing Your Wi-Fi Wave

December 18, 2015 By
Most homes with Internet access also have Wi-Fi routers that send movies, TV shows, music and other data to every corner of our living space — and sometimes beyond its walls. After all, it’s data sent through the air, and... Read more»
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Music City Marvelous

November 17, 2015 By
Another fantastic PestWorld, hosted last month by the National Pest Management Association (NPMA), is behind us. There was so much to see, do and cover that we will be bringing you news about it for issues to come! The highlight... Read more»
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Termite Management: PMPs Share Their Don’ts

October 7, 2015 By
According to our experts, there are several things you should avoid doing if possible. Here is their collective list of Don’ts: “Don’t do partial jobs because the client doesn’t want to pay for the job to be done the way... Read more»
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Termite Management: PMPs Share Their Dos

October 6, 2015 By
Our surveyed experts weigh in on the most essential Dos when it comes to termite management. “When conducting a termite renewal inspection, take time to make sure there haven’t been any additions or changes to the structure made since your last... Read more»
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Smart Practices for Using Cloud Technology

September 24, 2015 By
Editor’s Note: This is the second of a two-part series. Please see PMP’s August 2015 issue for Part I. The cloud makes business data storage and delivery a breeze, but there are pitfalls to note, prepare for and avoid. As you... Read more»
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Webinars: Education On Demand

September 10, 2015 By
The Pest Management Professional (PMP) staff knows our readers function in an industry that requires continual education. New technologies, new rules, innovations, obstacles — it’s a lot to keep up with. We do our best to supply you with information... Read more»
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