A look at recently added news articles, podcasts, videos and more, recently posted to PCT Online by the PCT staff. Highlights this week include: genetically-modified-mosquito news; Ohio couple launch pest control business; and recognizing Canadian PMP Don McCarthy.
Those seeking science-based information about genetically modified mosquitoes can access a new, online resource from University of Florida scientists at the UF/IFAS Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory.
EPA Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Amendment to Experimental Use Permit for Genetically Engineered Mosquitoes
Once EPA finishes reviewing the proposed amendment and public comments, EPA will make a decision about whether to extend and expand the EUP.
Clark, longtime director of education and safety at Clark Pest Control (Bakersfield), died Aug. 29, at 69, from complications related to Parkinson’s disease.
Kyle and Kris Holden, who built and sold a pair of lawn care businesses, launched Essential Pest Control last year.
The award recognizes individuals for their contributions to the pest management industry in Canada and honors the memory of the longtime quality assurance manager at Abell Pest Control.