The Professional Pest Management Alliance is asking the industry to spread the word about termite threats during the annual observance from March 5 – 11.
Zachary Smith, Peter Perticone and Ian Wright were promoted to management positions.
Pi Chi Omega, the national fraternity for pest control professionals, is looking for qualified applicants for six scholarships. Pi Chi Omega has been awarding scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in urban and industrial pest management since 1976.
There are advantages and disadvantages to termite bait programs. And, of course, there are many situations where baits and traditional barrier treatments or spot treatments can be used together.
Cases where people insist they are being bitten in the absence of a biting arthropod is generally known as delusions of parasitosis Pest management professionals should be initially supportive when talking to such individuals but should insist on being able to find a target biting pest on the premises before applying any treatments.
The report offers up-to-date county-level maps of both where blacklegged ticks are prevalent and where they’ve been found infected with any of seven different disease-causing germs or pathogens.