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Fumigants & Pheromones Conference Set for May in Indianapolis

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The conferece will be held May 16-18, 2012 at the University Place Conference Center in downtown Indianapolis. It is organized by Insects Limited and Fumigation Service & Supply.

| January 13, 2012

INDIANAPOLIS — The 10th Fumigants & Pheremones Conference will be held May 16-18, 2012 at the University Place Conference Center in downtown Indianapolis. It is organized by Insects Limited and Fumigation Service & Supply.

This pest conference will review new and practical pest management applications. Click here to download the informational brochure about this conference.

Conference speakers consist of international experts including keynote speaker Dr. Gebisa Ejeta, 2009 World Food Prize Laureate from Purdue University. Speakers will explain and demonstrate how to protect stored products like food, grain, wood, tobacco, structures, and fiber under varied conditions and regulations.

Conference chairman David Mueller stated: “Throughout the past 20 years, this conference has followed the guiding principal of ‘Sharing Through Education.’ It promises to be different from any educational conference you have ever attended.” The previous conference in Valencia drew attendees from 44 countries.

The month of May is a special time in Indianapolis with the running of the Indianapolis 500 and all the festivities surrounding the race.  A special conference dinner will be held inside the Speedway at the Indianapolis 500 Museum.

Plan to attend the 10th Fumigants & Pheromones International Conference and Workshop in Indianapolis. Contact Barbara Bass at 317/896-9300 to register.

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