Bed Bugs

Bug-and-Breakfast, Anyone? No Thanks!

January 18, 2017

While the home-sharing model is popular, it certainly isn’t perfect. Sponsoring companies do screen hosts and offer guidelines for both hosts and travelers, but properties are not inspected or required to comply to safety and sanitation standards as hotels are. Read More

Tropical Bed Bug Reappears After 60-Year Absence

Tropical Bed Bug Reappears After 60-Year Absence

November 10, 2016

For the first time in 60 years, a tropical bed bug has been confirmed in Florida. In 2015, a family in Brevard County reported tropical bed bugs in their home, said Brittany Campbell, a UF/IFAS doctoral student in entomology. Read More

AMVAC Establishes R&D Venture

AMVAC Establishes R&D Venture

August 5, 2016

American Vanguard Corporation announced that its international subsidiary, AMVAC Netherlands BV, has joined forces with Shanghai Focus Biological Technology Co., Ltd., subsidiary of China-based Huifeng Agrochemical Company to establish a technology R&D-focused joint venture based in Hong Kong. Read More