Orkin Announces 2014 IPM Partner Awards
IPM is an environmentally responsible pest management approach that emphasizes multiple methods of non-chemical pest control and prevention. The winning facilities were honored for their demonstrated commitment to comprehensive IPM programs that ...
UC Davis Academic Federation honors entomologist Flint
UK Pest Control Market Research Report Released
The industry has continued to grow through an uncertain economic period with changes in regulation, working practices and supply structur, including to a new report from Research and Markets. | November 26, 2014 ...
Research and Markets: UK Pest Control: Market Insight 2014
FPMA Announces New EVP
The Executive Committee performed the final in-person interviews in October during the NPMA's Pest World in Orlando. After much consideration, the decision was made to select Sandra to assume this vital role starting December 1, 2014. Sandra is joining ...
888/Pest-Control Donating to St. Jude's
Andrew Miller, the firm's director, says companies that use “unforgettable” numbers like 888/Pest-Control in their advertising and marketing materials increase response rates by 25 to 50 percent. Miller adds that consumers trust companies that are more ...
[Workplace Issues] Service Technician Safety: A Different Perspective
When considering applicator safety we usually think of safety associated with pesticides, despite the fact most injuries associated with pest control technicians are related to vehicle use and slips, spills and falls. Our vocation is unique because we ...
[On the Road] Pollinator Health Dominates ASPCRO Annual Meeting
The conversation at the 58th Annual Conference of the Association of Structural Pest Control Regulatory Officials had a familiar buzz (excuse the pun) — the issue of pollinator health. Members of the ASPCRO community certainly have had their hands ...
Lawsuits claim homes ravaged by termites despite pest control contracts
Georgia is a termite hot zone -- Termites.com estimates Georgians spend $200-$300 million per year controlling the pests and repairing the damage they cause. Protecting your home means the right treatment combined with proper inspections, and a solid ...
India hospital riddled with rats hires pest control
A government hospital in the central Indian city of Indore is trying to rid itself of tens of thousands of rats overrunning its premises. Pest control workers say they have killed more than 2,500 rats at the Maharaja Yeshwantrao hospital so far. Nearly ...