Secret Site Map
Thursday, March 05, 2015

Home News Dates Set For 23rd Annual University of Florida School of Fumigation

Dates Set For 23rd Annual University of Florida School of Fumigation

Industry Events

The University of Florida’s Fort Lauderdale Research and Education Center will be hosting the 23rd Annual University of Florida School of Fumigation Nov. 15-19, 2010. The exam takes place on Nov. 20.

| July 26, 2010

The University of Florida’s Fort Lauderdale Research and Education Center will be hosting the 23rd Annual University of Florida School of Fumigation Nov. 15-19, 2010. The exam takes place on Nov. 20.

The UF School of Structural Fumigation is the only program of its kind in the world.  The passing rate for the State of Florida certification and SPID exam greatly exceeds that of the standard exam venue.  Since 1989 over 850 students have attended this program from Florida, 17 other states and from 19 countries.

Online registration opens Aug. 15 for Florida residents and companies at http://conference.ifas.ufl.edu/fumigation/

For further information contact Dr. Bill Kern at 954-577-6329 or Dr. Rudi Scheffrahn at 954-577-6312.

Top news

Rollins Acquires Critter Control

Critter Control is 100% franchised with 114 franchises operating in 40 states and two Canadian provinces. It is the largest wildlife control company in the United States.

Rentokil Acquires Buffalo Exterminating

Rentokil North America has acquired Orchard Park, N.Y.-based Buffalo Exterminating, a leading pest control company in Western New York. The deal closed on Jan. 6, and terms were not disclosed.

Gerbils, Not Rats, May Have Caused Black Death

Black rats may not have been to blame for numerous outbreaks of the bubonic plague across Europe, a new study suggests.

More 2014 Angie’s List Award Winners Announced

Angie’s List recently announced the following companies as 2014 Super Service Award winners: Arizona Pest Control, Tucson, Ariz.; Braman Termite and Pest Elimination, Agawam, Mass.; Inspect-All, Conyers, Ga.; and Gannon Pest Control, Solvay, N.Y.

Vetter Pens New Book on the Brown Recluse Spider

‘The Brown Recluse Spider,’ a new publication from spider expert Rick Vetter being published by Cornell University Press, educates readers regarding the biology of the spider and medical aspects of its bites, to reduce the incidence of misdiagnoses, and to quell misplaced anxiety.

x