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University of Kentucky Announces 43rd Annual Program

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This year's conference will be held Oct. 1-3, in Lexington, Ky.

| June 10, 2013

LEXINGTON, Ky. — The 43rd Annual University of Kentucky Pest Control Short Course will be held Oct. 1-3, in Lexington, KY.  The conference includes a money-back satisfaction guarantee and features one of the strongest programs in the country. Topics include safeguarding the family business, finding and keeping good employees, the business of bed bugs, battling brown recluse spiders, termite lessons of a lifetime, suburban mosquito control, a day without pesticides, managing mystery bites, the bed bug house of learning, and useful sessions on managing rodents, flies, bats and yellowjackets. Featured speakers include Jerome Goddard, Brian Forschler, Paul Hardy, Norm Cooper, Greg Clendenin, Donnie Blake, Jim Fredericks, Kathy Heinsohn, Dan Collins, Cisse Spragins, and Jamel Sandidge.

For more information visit http://www.ca.uky.edu/entomology/shortcourse/index.asp, contact Dr. Michael F. Potter, Department of Entomology, S-225 Agric. Sci. Bldg. N, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40546-0091; Phone 859-257-5955; Fax 859-323-1120; E-mail dthorpe@uky.edu.
 

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