Secret Site Map
Friday, March 27, 2015

Home News Rutgers Releases Bed Bug Videos

Rutgers Releases Bed Bug Videos

Bed bugs

Rutgers University, in cooperation with the U.S. EPA and the Northeastern IPM Center, has enhanced its bed bug resources page with new videos.

| May 9, 2013

Rutgers University, in cooperation with the U.S. EPA and the Northeastern IPM Center has enhanced its bed bug resources page, http://njaes.rutgers.edu/bedbug with a trio of instructional videos:

Bed Bugs and Integrated Pest Management, a seven-minute overview of the biology, behavior and control options 

Las Chinces de Cama y el Manejo Integrado de Plagas, a Spanish version of the seven-minute English video 

Bed Bug Management for Professionals, a 40-minute video that details how a pest management professionals, which details how a PMP conducts a bed bug service. 

Rutgers’ Rick Cooper explained the value of the videos, "The 40-minute video is good for both new technicians and those who have been working in the pest management industry. We are using the seven-minute video to train housing managers, staff and residents. The video delivers the messages in a concise manner that keeps their attention as much, and sometimes more, than an in-person presentation.”

Top news

Pair of Destructive Termites Create New Hybrid Colonies

Two of the most destructive termite species in the world -- responsible for much of the $40 billion in economic loss caused by termites annually -- are now swarming simultaneously in South Florida, creating hybrid colonies that grow quickly and have the potential to migrate to other states.

ESA Announces New BCEs, ACEs and First ACE-International

The Entomological Society of America announced the following: Nine people passed their BCE exam; two ACEs added a "BCE" to their credentials; two people passed the BCE-Intern exam; 23 people passed the ACE exam; and one person passed the new ACE-International exams.

Pollinator Health Issue Takes Center Stage at NPMA Legislative Day ’15

Ongoing efforts to raise awareness and educate congressional representatives about pollinator health and the structural pest control industry was a major focus of this year’s NPMA Legislative Day, held last week in Washington, D.C.

NPMA Board of Directors Approves Pollinators BMPs

During its meeting in Washington, D.C., on March 14, the National Pest Management Association's (NPMA) Board of Directors approved the organization's Pollinator Best Management Practices (BMPs).

Terminix Acquires Two Canadian Pest Control Companies

The company expands its footprint in Canada with acquisitions of Excel Pest Control (New Brunswick) and Cabot Pest Control (Newfoundland).

x