Tag: Wisconsin

Wil-Kil Pest Control

Wil-Kil wins local honors

June 9, 2015 By
Wil-Kil Pest Control, headquartered in Sun Prairie, Wis., was recognized as a winner at the Dane County Small Business Awards. The awards breakfast was held on June 4 at the Sheraton Madison Hotel, and headlined by keynote speaker Peter Gunder,... Read more»
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Batzner

Batzner rebrands as Batzner Pest Control

May 7, 2015 By
On May 6, New Berlin, Wis.-based Batzner Pest Management announced it is changing its name back to Batzner Pest Control as part of a multifaceted rebranding effort. Founded as Batzner Pest Control in 1946, the restoration of the original name... Read more»
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Throwing the Book at Bed Bugs: Legislatures Wage War

June 12, 2014 By
Recent U.S. state and local statutes are beginning to reflect how legislatures are waging war against the resurgence of bed bugs. So far, Hawaii (2006), Kansas (2007), Virginia (2009), Illinois (2010), Maine (2010, 2011), New York (2010, 2011), Arizona (2011),... Read more»

Football, flies and a Wisconsin research fund

December 10, 2013 By
When it comes to iconic football imagery, few scenes can top the frozen tundra of Lambeau Field. In addition to a storied football tradition, Wisconsin also is responsible for one of the most widely recognizable and historically important pest management... Read more»
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Beetles vs. Invasive Plants

August 1, 2012 By
Purple loosestrife, an invasive plant that chokes out native vegetation in western Wisconsin wetlands, might have met its match in a bout with the loosestrife beetle. The pretty but aggressive flowers have been choking the life out of native vegetation... Read more»
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