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By Matt Reese Harold Watters, a retired agronomist from Ohio State University Extension, has worked with Ukrainian farmers and agronomists for more than a decade. He has traveled to Ukraine several times to teach agronomy in person, but had switched to virtual teaching since 2020. Watters was finally expected to return in person late last …

FAIRFAX, Va. — On March 29, Rep. Rodney Davis (R-IL) introduced a bill in Congress that would codify the federal pesticide preemption as a national standard, ensuring the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the main state agency jointly regulate pesticide use. The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has announced its full support for the bill, …

FAIRFAX, Va. — On March 29, Rep. Rodney Davis (R-IL) introduced a bill in Congress that would codify the federal pesticide preemption as a national standard, ensuring the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the main state agency jointly regulate pesticide use. The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has announced its full support for the bill, …

FAIRFAX, Va. – On March 29, Rep. Rodney Davis (R-IL) presented to Congress a bill this would codify the federal pesticide preemption as a national standard, ensuring that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the responsible state agency jointly regulate pesticide use. The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has announced its full support for the …

Members of Black Ownership Matters at the March 13 legislative dinner. PHOTO: BLACK OWNERSHIP MATTER Black Ownership Matters (BOM) held its Legislative Day dinner event in Washington, D.C. on March 13. BOM members from across the county gathered to discuss growing the business – MBE certificatesroute optimization and succession planning – and next steps for …

High Path Avian Influenza (HPAI) has now been confirmed in Ohio and many states around us. HPAI is not a high risk of animal-to-human transmission and it is important to know that poultry products cooked to the correct temperature are safe for human consumption. PREVIOUS DOUG FOXX COLUMN:4-H prepares youth to be engaged citizens However, …

Applied research has played an important role in the Western Gulf Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Diseases, as the institution spearheads efforts to control mosquitoes, ticks and other vectors of human and zoonotic diseases. After five years of research, Phillip Kaufman, Ph.D., head of Texas A&M’s entomology department, said the projects laid the foundation for …

Applied research has played an important role in the Western Gulf Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Diseases, as the institution spearheads efforts to control mosquitoes, ticks and other vectors of human and zoonotic diseases. After five years of research, Phillip Kaufman, Ph.D., head of Texas A&M’s entomology department, said the projects laid the foundation for …

Applied research has played an important role in the Western Gulf Center of Excellence for Vector-Borne Diseases, as the institution spearheads efforts to control mosquitoes, ticks and other vectors of human and zoonotic diseases. After five years of research, Phillip Kaufman, Ph.D., head of Texas A&M’s entomology department, said the projects laid the foundation for …

Stiles Howard Williams (SWH) has been appointed on a two-year contract to manage The Arcade and all of its associated services. The property management company will assume control of all service contracts on site, including security, fire, cleaning, waste services and pest control. Register to our daily newsletter SussexWorld Today The newsletter mute the noise …

Czech authorities have asked companies to pay more attention to maintenance and hygiene after 21 sites closed in January. This is the highest monthly number of establishments closed in the past five years. During the same period in 2021, inspectors from the Czech Agriculture and Food Inspection Authority (SZPI) closed six establishments and in January …

“MarketsandMarkets™” According to MarketsandMarkets, the global Insect Pest Control market size is estimated at USD 12.3 Billion in 2021 and is projected to reach USD 15.8 Billion by 2026, registering a CAGR of 5.1% during the forecast period. According to MarketsandMarkets, the global market Insect Pest Control Market the size is estimated to reach USD …

Views : 78 Posted: Tuesday, March 22, 2022. 10:44 a.m. CST. By Aaron Humes: As part of the Resilient Rural Belize (RRB) program, farmers were trained in climate-smart crops and integrated pest management during a 4-day theoretical and practical workshop from March 14-17 at Belize’s central campus. University of Belize. The program helps …

Supplier Information The global Pest Control Services market is fragmented and the vendors are deploying various organic and inorganic growth strategies to compete in the market. The increasing competition in the market forces the providers to adopt various growth strategies such as promotional activities and advertising expenditures to improve the visibility of their services. Some …

The Government of Canada has released a discussion paper and launched a public consultation to undertake a review of specific provisions of the Pest Control Products Act. The review, listed in the Minister of Health’s mandate letter, seeks ideas and input from Canadians and stakeholders on how the Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) can “transform” …

WASHINGTON, DC — After a year due to COVID-19, NPMA Legislative Day activities resumed in-person March 14-15, with Capitol Hill tours conducted virtually March 16. FMC was again the main sponsor of Legislative Day. Participants gathered at the Capital Hilton in Washington, DC to hear from leading policy experts and strategize for their virtual Congressional …

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.- Termites abound in South Florida. This is what scientists from the University of Florida have been observing since the last week of February in Fort Lauderdale. The rest of the state will see termite activity kick up from mid-April to early May, while spring is in full swing. “March through June is …

The Hayes Lake Cats, Scratchy and Whiskers, teased the rabbits “like popcorn,” which is a key part of a tongue-in-cheek management plan. The 4-year-old felines live with Rutherford Rd residents Ralph, Gill, Finn (13) and Ciaran (9) Henderson. Cats’ rabid desire for rabbits has been so constant that Mr Henderson included their activities in his …

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.- Termites abound in South Florida. This is what scientists from the University of Florida have been observing since the last week of February in Fort Lauderdale. The rest of the state will see termite activity kick up from mid-April to early May, while spring is in full swing. “March through June is …

Elanco Animal Health Incorporated has announced a new name for Tempo SC Ultra Premise Spray and Tempo SC Ultra Pest Control Concentrate as CyLence Ultra Premise Spray and CyLence Ultra Pest Control Concentrate. CyLence insecticide has long been a standard for ear tags and pour-ons to control flies and ticks on cattle and dairy operations. …

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.- Termites abound in South Florida. This is what scientists from the University of Florida have been observing since the last week of February in Fort Lauderdale. The rest of the state will see termite activity kick up from mid-April to early May, while spring is in full swing. “March through June is …

The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) offers full endorsement of its efforts to support the environment. CSIRO is the Australian government agency responsible for scientific research. Barrier Termite and Pest and John Pocock are pleased to announce that Brisbane Pest Control Society is fully approved by the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization …

Madison, MS – Pests are a nuisance anywhere and require immediate attention to keep them under control whenever an infestation breaks out. However, there is little the average person can do to control a large pest infestation before the situation spirals out of control. Luckily for residents of Jackson, MS, and surrounding areas, Synergy(2) is …

A bridge is decorated with the logo of a Bayer AG, a German pharmaceutical and chemical manufacturer in Wuppertal, Germany August 9, 2019. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Bayer’s net debt increased by 10% to 33 billion euros at the end of 2021 Bayer’s Crop Science division focuses on …

Jax Pro Pest Control, a leading pest control company in Mesa, Arizona, celebrates 10 years of service to local Banner hospitals. Jax Pro Pest Control, a leading pest control company in Mesa, Arizona, celebrates 10 years of dedicated service to Banner hospitals in the Phoenix, Arizona area. Nora Wiseman, owner of Jax Pro Pest Control, …

Photo: rarrarorro/iStock/Getty Images Plus/Getty Images A bill currently being considered by the West Virginia legislature would negatively impact public health and safety, as well as the regulation of commercial pest control applicators in the state. HB 4644 proposes that people be able to apply pesticides commercially without a license and without meeting the minimum federal …

The Oklahoma House of Representatives on Monday approved a bill to decriminalize low-level possession of psilocybin and promote research into the psychedelic’s therapeutic potential, sending it to the Senate. The legislation, sponsored by Rep. Daniel Pae (R), cleared the chamber in a 62-30 vote. This comes a month after the measure advanced by the House …

Share this Item You are free to share this article under the Attribution 4.0 International License. Biodegradable banana ‘paper’ can protect potato seeds from potato cyst nematodes, dramatically increasing potato size and yields, research shows. Posted in Natural durability, the recent study shows that banana paper helps disrupt signals between plant and worm, blocking pathogen …

Wrapping potato seeds in biodegradable paper made from unusable parts of banana plants reduces the infestation and harmful effects of a harmful plant pathogen – a worm called potato cyst nematode – and greatly increases the size and yields of potatoes. Posted in Natural durability, a recent study shows that banana paper helps disrupt the …

WASHINGTON – An invasive pest that directly attacks pollinators is indirectly threatening plant health and American agriculture. This is where the USDA’s Plant Protection and Quarantine Program (PPQ) comes in. The Plant Protection Act (PPA) authorizes USDA APHIS to regulate direct and indirect plant pests. This is a key responsibility when it comes to pollinators, …

Smithereen Pest Management Services, an integrated pest management provider since 1888, announced the acquisition of Sheboygan-based Pro-Tec Pest Control Services. While Smithereen has historically served customers in Wisconsin, this acquisition strengthens Smithereen’s coverage in Sheboygan and East Central Wisconsin. Pro-Tec is one of the oldest pest control companies in the Sheboygan area. Pro-Tec’s specialties beyond …

WASHINGTON – An invasive pest that directly attacks pollinators is indirectly threatening plant health and American agriculture. This is where the USDA’s Plant Protection and Quarantine Program (PPQ) comes in. The Plant Protection Act (PPA) authorizes USDA APHIS to regulate direct and indirect plant pests. This is a key responsibility when it comes to pollinators, …

WASHINGTON – An invasive pest that directly attacks pollinators is indirectly threatening plant health and American agriculture. This is where the USDA’s Plant Protection and Quarantine Program (PPQ) comes in. The Plant Protection Act (PPA) authorizes USDA APHIS to regulate direct and indirect plant pests. This is a key responsibility when it comes to pollinators, …

Rodents and pests can seem to enter any building, whether residential or commercial, city or country. Eliminating these rodents, whether small or large, can cause a lot of turmoil for owners. Read on to learn more about safely removing wildlife. Who are the pests? Rats, mice and squirrels will find their way into the house, …