Dr. Eric Smith, director of technical services with Dodson Pest Control, Lynchburg, Va., reviews this invasive species that is becoming problematic, particularly in mid-Atlantic states.
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Bert Dodson, owner of Dodson Pest Control, Lynchburg, Va., announced on June 7 that he is running for a newly created and open Virginia State Senate seat (22nd district). Find out more about his campaign in the following podcast.
Debug the Myths, a consumer education program sponsored by RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment), recently returned from a West Coast trip. The tour made stops in Fresno, Stockton and Sacramento. The campaign is designed to engage consumers through fun, educational activities designed to help people understand the benefits of pest management and plant health products. In addition to the below slideshow, multimedia coverage includes
In July PCT included the feature “Rodenticide Label Quandry,” an update on tough decisions facing EPA regarding professional-use rodenticides.
- A short story about how the Rodenticide Risk Mitigation Decision affects product labeling in regards to commensal rodents
- Additional comments from industry rodenticide manufacturers
- A link to EPA
IRONTON, Ohio — It's time to get out the bug spray. Bug bites during the summer of 2011 may be worse than normal in some towns and cities.
Rick Fraley with Ohio Pest Control has been spraying the city of Ironton for mosquitoes.
"They hatch every six days once you have rain," Fraley said. "Even rain can get in the leaves of the trees and lay there, and the larvae can hatch out."
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