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CURRENT ISSUE ONLINE EXTRAS PCT PODCASTS MESSAGE BOARD OCTOBER 11, 2010
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ONLINE POLL

In the past year, has your company experienced in increase in the amount of wildlife management service requests?

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PHOTO CONTEST

PCT Launches Ninth Annual Photo Contest
PCT announces its ninth annual Best Pest Photo Contest – your chance to be recognized alongside your peers for having taken one of the best photographs in the pest control industry. Gather up those photos you’ve taken of unusual-looking creatures in picturesque settings, and send the best of these photos to PCT for a chance to win $500.MORE >>

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HEADLINE NEWS

EPA Pesticide Database Lists Products Registered for Bed Bug Control
The new search tool will let users choose an EPA-registered bed bug product that meets their needs and is safe if properly used according to label instructions.

Dold Picks up Chicago Tribune Endorsement
Bob Dold, president of Rose Pest Solutions, and candidate for the 10th Congressional District in Illinois, picked up an important endorsement – the Chicago Tribune, one of Chicago’s largest newspapers.

Another Bill Exempting Pesticides From CWA Permit Requirements Introduced in Congress
House Agriculture Committee Chairman Collin Peterson of Minnesota introduced on Sept. 30 a bill exempting pesticides applied in accordance with federal pesticide law from Clean Water Act permitting requirements.

Veteran PCO Robert Dixon Passes Away
Dixon, founder of Dixon’s Termite & Pest Management and an industry veteran of 40-plus years, died on Sept. 24.

Small Businesses Get a Nearly $1-Billion Boost From U.S.
Nearly 2,000 loans worth $970 million have been approved for small-business owners across the nation, the Small Business Administration said Tuesday.

The Exterminators, a Sri Lanka Company, Wins Small Business Brand of the Year 2010
The company was presented the award at the SLIM BRAND EXCELLENCE AWARDS 2010, held earlier this month at Water’s Edge Colombo.

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REGIONAL NEWS

Virginia PMPs Benefit from National Speakers
The 5th annual Virginia Pest Management Association (VPMA) State Technical Meeting included a full day of business management training, followed by a full day of technical training by nationally renowned speakers.

Truly Nolen of America Announces Marco Island Branch Manager Promotion
Gary Popdan will monitor and evaluate administrative staff and technicians, and handle the day-to-day operations of the branch.

Bug Doctor Makes Appearance on Local ABC Affiliate
President Stuart Aust and Sales Coordinator Justine Boone were interviewed recently for a segment on bed bugs in New York City.

Pestmaster Services of the Hudson Valley Adds Second Bed Bug Detection Dog
Paul Alley, president of Pestmaster Services, Kingston, N.Y., announced that Pestmaster Services of the Hudson Valley has added a second bed bug detection dog team to its staff.

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MULTIMEDIA

Sponsored Podcast: Ant Bait Updates from Cisse Spragins
In a podcast sponsored by Rockwell Labs Ltd, Dr. Cisse Spragins provides updates on the company's ant baits. Click here to listen.


WEBINAR

Reminder: Spider Webinar to be Held Thursday
Consultant Austin Frishman and Joe Barile, technical service lead, Bayer Environmental Science, will present a webinar hosted by PCT, this Thursday, Oct. 14, 2010 at 2 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time). The webinar will cover basic biology, behavior and management tips.


SUPPLIER NEWS

Matt Elderbrook Joins Bell Labs’ Technical Sales Team as Canadian Territory Manager
Elderbrook represents Bell’s rodent control products to Canada’s professional pest control industry.

Nisus Hires JP Franz as Area Manger in Mountain Region
Franz will be responsible for working with pest control companies and distributors in Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, and Utah.

New Website for Insects Limited
The company's website has a new modern look and is more user friendly.

Exosex SPTab Receives Additional European Registrations
Exosect announced Ireland as its most recent regulatory approval for Exosex SPTab.

Capital Risk Underwriters Announces Billy Craft as Director of Marketing
Craft is a 12-year insurance veteran.


EVENTS

Bed Bug Symposium to be Held in Cleveland on Nov. 4
The seminar takes place at the Museum of Natural History in University Circle and its goal is to increase the awareness of the depth of the bed bug problem.

TPCA Annual Convention Set for Nov. 4-5 in Houston
The Texas Pest Control Association announced that its 2010 Annual Convention will be held Nov. 4-5, at the Doubletree Hotel Intercontinental Airport in Houston.


STORE SPECIAL

Bed Bug Handbook and 100 Copies of Your Guide to Bed Bugs
Battling bed bugs?  Here is the educational package that you have been looking for. The package includes the Bed Bug Handbook and 100 copies of Your Guide to Bed Bugs, a handy eight-page handout for your customers. Click here to learn more.

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