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October 7, 2021


PCT keeps a pulse on the industry with timely Reader Poll questions. Here is the most recent question for pest management professionals. Has your company experienced delays in receiving pest control products due to problems with the supply chain? Click here to participate.


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Podcast: RISE Update

PCT caught up with Megan Provost, president of Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment (RISE), for an update, including findings from the association’s recent public opinion research about specialty pesticide regulation. Download directly.

Call for Entries for PCT’s 20th Annual Photo Contest

PCT announces the call for entries for our annual Best Pest Photo Contest. This is your opportunity to be recognized for having taken one of the best photographs in the pest control industry. Photos will be judged on color, clarity and content. The winning photographer will receive $500. In addition to the photo, please provide: (1) Identification of the pest; (2) Location of where the photo was taken; (3) Anything else unique about the photo or circumstance under which it was taken. Upload your entry here, send your entry* via email to or mail to: PCT Online, c/o Brad Harbison, 5811 Canal Road, Valley View, OH 44125. Deadline is Dec. 8.

*Important note: There is a limit of one photo per entrant.

Shane Robertson, a service professional with Brody Brothers Pest Control, Owings Mills, Md., won last year’s photo contest with this photo of a robber fly on a blade of grass.

Slideshow: Third Annual PCT Vehicle Wrap Contest

PCT recently announced Kat’s Pest Solutions (pictured) as the winner of our third annual Vehicle Wrap Contest. Visit PCT Online for a slideshow featuring the winning wrap and 10 finalists from this year’s contest, which was sponsored by Oldham Chemicals. Download directly.