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IMAGE: TARGETED SPECIALTY PRODUCTS Target Specialty Products will be hosting a free webinar on September 8 at 1:30 p.m. titled “Make your customers happy by seeing them less.” The webinar will include Matthew Remmen, Technical Manager at Bayer; Ryan Klein, Director of Sales at Target specialty products; and Blake Dotson, national accounts manager for Bayer. …

A distinct landscape of Lake Wakatipu, which embraces native planting and supports local wildlife, has won the top prize at the New Zealand Landscapes of Distinction Awards. The awards were presented in Auckland on Saturday evening and the garden of a Mt Creighton property won the top prize. The garden was created by Green Therapy, …

New York, Aug. 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the publication of the report “Smart Pest Monitoring Management System Market Forecast to 2028 – COVID-19 Impact and Global Analysis By Component and End User” – https: //www .reportlinker.com/p06316348/?utm_source=GNW Companies such as Pro AgroTech focus on creating automated insect pest monitoring technologies. The company aimed …

ReportLinker The intelligent pest monitoring management systems market is expected to reach US$1,219. 35 million by 2028 compared to US$805.06 million in 2022; it is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.2% from 2022 to 2028. New York, Aug. 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com announces the publication of the report “Smart Pest Monitoring …

ARILINGTON, Va. – RISE (Industry members responsible for a healthy environment gathered for the association’s 32nd annual meeting on waterfront property in Lake Oconee, Ga. More than 150 participants gathered for three days to actualize the five-year strategic plan goals of collaboration, engagement and coming together as an industry that serves as the voice of …

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will host the Central Texas Turf and Pest Control Officer Continuing Education Unit Workshop on September 13 in Hewitt. The Central Texas Turf and Pest Control Officer Continuing Education Unit Workshop will be held Sept. 13 in Hewitt. (Photo Texas A&M AgriLife) They are five Texas Department of Agriculture …

Gardeners planting crops for fall and winter need to make sure the flora gets enough sunlight, which can sometimes be hard to come by in Oklahoma. According to the Cherokee County Oklahoma State University Extension Office, plants have huge variation in the amount of sunlight they need, and flowering failure has often been attributed to …

Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co. increased its position in The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG – Get a rating) by 37.9% in the first quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The institutional investor held 3,214 shares of the basic materials company after purchasing an additional 883 …

For Pest Management Professionals (PMP), pollinators are usually not a priority, but they should be considered. Most discussions around pollinators take place in the agricultural and landscaping spheres, but many of the chemicals we rely on are used in all sectors of industry. New regulations or labeling requirements imposed on active ingredients may impact our …

Flea control service typically involves interior (91%) and exterior (78%) treatments, according to the 2022 PCT State of the Flea Control Market Survey. One-third (33%) of pest control companies also include follow-up inspections in their flea control protocol. When Bug Out Pest Solutions gets the call for flea control, it’s often for a major infestation. …

First Horizon Advisors Inc. reduced its stake in Terminix Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: TMX – Get a rating) by 41.9% in the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor held 777 shares of the technology company after selling 561 shares during the quarter. …

Forward Deployable Preventative Medicine Unit ONE TEAM (FDPMU-1), an operational medical platform comprised of public health experts from Navy Environmental and Preventive Medicine Unit TWO (NEPMU-2) Norfolk, VA , returned from Krakow, Poland on July 8, 2022, after a five-month deployment. The team deployed in support of the US Army’s Task Force Dragon shortly after …

A dappled lantern crawls across the ground during a baseball game in Pittsburgh in 2021. Keith Srakocic/AP hide caption toggle caption Keith Srakocic/AP A dappled lantern crawls across the ground during a baseball game in Pittsburgh in 2021. Keith Srakocic/AP Since the appearance of the spotted lanternfly in Berks County, Pennsylvania.in 2014 (arriving from its …

Teacher Retirement System of Texas increased its holdings of shares of Terminix Global Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: TMX – Get a rating) by 3.0% in the first quarter, according to its latest filing with the SEC. The company held 24,861 shares of the technology company after acquiring an additional 714 shares during the quarter. Teacher Retirement …

In the spring of 1992, I had the privilege of launching one of the most ambitious and focused applications of integrated rat management ever applied to a single major building. A monumental federal building designed in the Beaux-Arts style and completed in 1914, this six-story structure currently has 1.2 million square feet of floor space …

WARR ACRES, Okla. (KFOR) – A family in Warr Acres are over the moon on Monday as a bed bug problem they’ve been battling for nearly a year begins to come to an end, thanks to a free extermination offer from a local specialist pest control. Last week, KFOR received a call about a family …

Using select traits from native and wild plants, Texas A&M AgriLife researchers combine expertise in corn breeding and entomology to tackle some of the major problems in corn production in the United States. The two-year project, funded by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture’s Competitive Grants Program for Crop Protection and Pest Management of …

Aug. 11 – MEMPHIS, Tennessee – Key EPA officials will visit South Georgia cotton farms Aug. 15-17 to hear first-hand how growers are tackling weeds and other control issues. cotton pests that threaten their viability. The National Cotton Council is coordinating farm tours as part of the Cotton Foundation’s 2022 educational outreach program, according to …

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Key EPA officials will visit South Georgia cotton farms Aug. 15-17 to hear first-hand how growers are tackling weeds and other threatening cotton pest management challenges their viability. The National Cotton Council is coordinating farm tours as part of the Cotton Foundation’s 2022 educational outreach program, according to an NCC press release. …

I love every part of my house, but my favorite place by far is my covered outdoor patio. As soon as the weather permits, I am the first to leave and the last to return. I love the fresh air, the view, and knowing which neighbors come and go. I like to hear the birds …

Navel Orangeworm. Photo: USDA Navel orangeworm (NOW) is one of the important pests that attract the attention of nut growers throughout the season. Although the economic damage may not be significant each year, the unpredictability associated with this pest makes it difficult for growers and PCAs to relax some of their pest management practices. Current …

Envestnet Asset Management Inc. reduced its stake in FMC Co. (New York Stock Exchange: FMC – Get a rating) by 48.9% in the first quarter, according to its latest filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The company held 99,204 shares of the basic materials company after selling 94,848 shares during the quarter. Envestnet Asset …

In cooperation with IAEA and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (CAM), scientists were able to use a nuclear-based Sterile Insect Technique (SIT) developed by the UN to eradicate the Mediterranean fruit fly, more commonly known as the fruit fly. Threatening farmers’ livelihoods The Colima outbreak, detected in April 2021 in the …

In cooperation with IAEA and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (CAM), scientists were able to use a nuclear-based Sterile Insect Technique (SIT) developed by the UN to eradicate the Mediterranean fruit fly, more commonly known as the fruit fly. Threatening farmers’ livelihoods The Colima outbreak, detected in April 2021 in the …

Through their work this summer in the College’s community gardens and student farm, Albion students from the Center for Sustainability and the Environment are developing flexible tools for professional and personal success. August 4, 2022 Installing the deer fence in the Albion Community Gardens (left to right): Professor Trisha Franzen; Sheridan Leinbach, ’24; Justin Loukotka, …

When Neil Baker’s wife Michelle looked out the kitchen window at breakfast earlier this year, she spotted something unusual towards the riverside apartments on the family farm in northern New South Wales. Not quite able to make out what it was, she took out a pair of binoculars to get a closer look. What she …

Insects like biting flies and cockroaches are not likely to spread the COVID-19 agent to humans, according to a recently published paper by Texas A&M AgriLife Research scientists. Experts and public health officials now know much more about the spread of COVID-19, but concerns remain about how the virus spreads indirectly from human to human …

LOWELL — A resident of the Highlands neighborhood was so fed up with the rodent problem in her yard that she allegedly grabbed and bagged three of them to be picked up by the town’s animal control officer . Rats are a problem normally associated with downtown areas, but Councilwoman Rita Mercier said the pests …

The 31-year-old faces three counts of burglary at occupied accommodation and three counts of fraud. BRADENTON, Fla. — A man accused of impersonating a pest control officer to rob elderly residents of apartment buildings now faces charges in connection with three different burglaries, the Bradenton Police Department reports. Sean Frank, 31, of Pompano Beach, has …

Arizona State Retirement System has lifted its stake in Rollins, Inc. (NYSE: ROL – Get a rating) by 2.2% during the 1st quarter, according to its last filing with the SEC. The institutional investor held 61,635 shares of the business services provider after acquiring an additional 1,345 shares during the period. The Arizona State Retirement …