OCTOBER 17, 2018
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You said it “Highly useful tips Mr. Dolshun! Naphthalene balls wrapped in clean clothes can be placed in strategic points inside cupboards to keep away moths, too. Wardrobes should be rearranged as much as possible.”

Stephanie Craft, Heritage Pest Control, Pompton Plains, N.J., regarding "Tips to solve a clothes moth infestation."
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View PMP's calendar for a full list of industry events. Email the editors to submit an event.
National Rodent Awareness Week
[Oct. 21-27]
PestWorld 2018
[Oct. 23-26 | Orlando, Fla.]
PestPac 2018
[Nov. 5-8 | New Orleans, La.]
UK Short Course
[Nov. 6-8 | Lexington, Ky.]
PMP Webinar - Termite Myths & Lies
[Nov. 8]
The New York Pest Expo
[Nov. 9 | Fort Lee, N.J.]
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Digital Edition [How weather affects mosquito populations]

[PMPs share pics of their uniforms]

[Earwig invasion mystery]

Products that are new to the pest industry
PestRoutes: Sentricon integration
Catchmaster: Catch Zone
Tri-Con Sprayers: PCI Rod
Syngenta: 2019 PestPartners 365 Program
LOGO: PPMA Get ready for #RodentAwareness
Now in its fifth year, the Professional Pest Management Alliance's Rodent Awareness Week program takes place Oct. 21-27, 2018.
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PHOTO: Latimer What distractions mean for detector dogs
By David Latimer
“Distractions” like car horns or a cat coming into view, for example, offer us a glimpse into how dogs think.
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PHOTO: iStock.com/stanley45 Pest control and public health
According to Dr. Stan Cope, PMP’s have to learn how to deal with situations involving delusory parasitosis, At the 2018 New York Pest Expo, Dr. Cope will demonstrate how pest control is a benefit from a public health, medical, environmental, economic and psychological standpoint.
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Real Green Real Green partners with equity firm
The industry software and marketing provider Real Green Systems, entered into a partnership with Serent Capital.
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PHOTO: Viking Termite Viking acquires Eliminex
Viking Termite and Pest Control, an Anticimex company, made its third New York State acquisition: Eliminex Pest Control.
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LOGO: Rentokil Rentokil purchases Liberty Pest
Rentokil North America puchased Liberty Pest Control, which was founded in 1959 and serves markets from Albany, N.Y. to Scranton, Pa.
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Amvac-Chemical Make bed bugs dead bugs with the AMVAC NUVAN Line
The NUVAN product line offers professional applicators a range of convenience and economy. They feature dichlorvos (DDVP), a non-residual insecticide that acts quickly on labeled pests.
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PHOTO: Loyal Termite VPMA honors Loyal Termite & Pest VP
Loyal Termite & Pest Control's Gena Lupini was recently honored by the Virginia Pest Management Association.
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PHOTO: Eco Serve Eco Serve says 'cancer is a pest'
Family-owned Eco Serve Pest Services, based in Orchard Park, N.Y., is "thinking pink" because October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
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Photo: Dr. Gerald Wegner Webinar will offer termite control tips
Dr. Janis Reed, BCE, Technical Services Manager for Control Solutions Inc., will cover several myths and lies you may have heard (or been told!) about structure-infesting termites.
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PHOTO: Arrow Ext. Arrow’s HR officer wins Hero Award
Arrow Exterminators' Shay Runion was awarded the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s inaugural 2018 HR Hero Award. See why she received recognition for her work.
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RELATED: Arrow recognizes 2018 top performers
PHOTO: Pest Pros Pest Pros adds partner
Sacramento, Calif.-based Pest Pros Pest Solutions named new Partner Brad Wolfgram as business development manager.
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PHOTO: Truly Nolen Truly Nolen promotes Green Valley manager
Tucson, Ariz.-based Truly Nolen Pest Control promoted industry veteran Kyle Wheelin to manager of its service office in Green Valley, Ariz.
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LOGO: GPS Insight GPS Insight: New CEO, promotions
Former CEO and Founder Rob Donat becomes chairman of the board as Gary Fitzgerald is promoted to CEO of GPS Insight.
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PHOTO: Potomac Potomac names director of M&A
Industry veteran Clyde King further strengthens The Potomac Co.’s Pest Control Group in the Southeast.
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PHOTO: Valley Ind. Valley Industries hires Comet leader
Pete Gustin joined Paynesville, Minn.-based Valley Industries as product manager for its Comet pumps and accessories in North America.
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