ANNAPOLIS, Md. — The Entomological Society of America announced in March that “the spongy moth” had been officially adopted as the common name for the moth species. Lymantria dispar. ESA’s Management Board voted unanimously to approve the addition of “spongy moth” to ESA’s list of common names for insects and related organisms, completing a process …

Spring in the garden! Expect flowers. And the weeds. And the chicks. And aphids. I hope you have time this month to inhabit the garden and get in on the action. PLANTING: Hooray! Tomato time! Transplant tomato, pepper, eggplant, okra and sweet potato plants. Plant seeds or transplant seedlings of summer and winter squash (wait …

LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Franklin Pest Solutions continues its mission to empower more women to explore careers in science by sponsoring a student intern to help run the 32nd Bug Bowl event. Franklin’s sponsorship allowed Bug Bowl to hire 20-year-old Purdue sophomore Meghan Jerke for the job. “I’m so excited to be working on Bug Bowl,” …

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 …

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” …

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 …

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, …

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, …

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, …

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Police are reminding landlords not to let anyone into their homes that they haven’t hired. BRADENTON, Fla. — The Bradenton Police Department is looking for two men they believe are posing as employees of a pest control company to rob the homeowners. According to police, the burglaries took place between 9 a.m. and 12 p.m. …

Twitter / Lee County Mosquito Control If you’ve ever wondered what a million dead mosquitoes look like, you know it now. Absolutely no one asked, but the Lee County Mosquito Control District (LCMCD) in Florida wants everyone to know that they currently have 1 million dead mosquitoes on hand. The pest management agency …

Twitter / Lee County Mosquito Control If you’ve ever wondered what a million dead mosquitoes look like, you know it now. Absolutely no one asked, but the Lee County Mosquito Control District (LCMCD) in Florida wants everyone to know that they currently have 1 million dead mosquitoes on hand. The pest management agency …

EagleShield Pest Control is a premier pest control company. The agency shared how professional pest control companies ensure safety in a recent update. Fresno, California – February 18, 2022 – EagleShield Pest Control, in an article on the website, explained how Fresno’s professional pest control experts ensure safety. New and better pest control methods are …

Click to enlarge Photo via Lee County Mosquito Control/Twitter Absolutely no one asked, but the Lee County Mosquito Control District (LCMCD) wants everyone to know that they currently have 1 million dead mosquitoes on hand. The pest management agency recently shared photos showing the results of a two-year pest management project in Lee County. One …

Click to enlarge Photo via Lee County Mosquito Control District/Twitter Absolutely no one asked, but the Lee County Mosquito Control District (LCMCD) wants everyone to know that they currently have 1 million dead mosquitoes on hand. The pest management agency recently shared photos showing the results of a two-year pest control project in Lee County, …

VALLEY VIEW, Ohio – BJ Holloway, owner of Karma Pest Control Solutions, Rapid City, SD, is the winner of PCT’s 20th Annual Best Pest Photo Contest. Holloway won this year’s contest with his photo of a praying mantis atop an orange traffic cone. BJ Holloway Holloway said he “just encountered” the praying mantis while maintaining …

VALLEY VIEW, Ohio – BJ Holloway, owner of Karma Pest Control Solutions, Rapid City, SD, is the winner of PCT’s 20th Annual Best Pest Photo Contest. Holloway won this year’s contest with his photo of a praying mantis atop an orange traffic cone. BJ Holloway Holloway said he “just encountered” the praying mantis while maintaining …

FAIRFAX, Va. — The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has released its biannual list of vector areas in the 10 major U.S. cities with the greatest risk of increased vector pest pressure for the remainder of winter and into spring. It’s typical to see spikes in rodent pressure during the cool fall and winter months, …

FAIRFAX, Va. — The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) has released its biannual list of vector areas in the 10 major U.S. cities with the greatest risk of increased vector pest pressure for the remainder of winter and into spring. It’s typical to see spikes in rodent pressure during the cool fall and winter months, …

BIOCON LABORATORY. Department of Agriculture Region 13 Director Ricardo Oñate Jr. (4th from right) along with Cantilan Municipal Mayor Carla Lopez-Pichay (4th from left) and Representative of the 1st District of Surigao del Sur, Prospero Pichay (3rd from left) led the opening of the Biological Control (Biocon) Agent Laboratory in Cantilan, Surigao del Sur, Monday …

Bakersfield owner Lourdes Cahue had three choices regarding the orange tree that had become a problem in her garden near Karen Place. But only two of them were practical because leaving it as it was wasn’t really an option. The tree had become overgrown, not only encroaching on his roof, but actually enveloping the power …

Integrated pest management is a science-based pest management process that focuses on ecosystem management for the long-term prevention of pests and the damage they cause. The University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources has developed an IPM program dedicated to helping Californians “prevent and resolve pest problems with the least amount of unintended …

Campaign aims to fund multi-faceted services of Chucks Pest Control in Chicago Pests are the most unwanted guests in homes and business premises. From rats and mosquitoes to insects, fleas, ants, ticks, bed lice and more, the mere thought of encountering one of these parasites is enough to whiten the skin. In 2021, Chicago was …

EL PASO, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection agriculture specialists working at ports of entry in the El Paso area are busy tapping and shaking cut flower shipments this week to ensure that personal and commercial imports of Valentine’s Day flowers are free of insects, pests, and diseases that could harm the agricultural and …

The FCT administration’s Agriculture and Rural Development Secretariat (ARDS) on Tuesday launched an aggressive awareness campaign against the scourge of invasive insects among farmers to promote food security in the territory. The Secretariat’s Mandate Secretary, Malam Abubakar Ibrahim, stating that the outreach program was open to the Kwali Regional Council, said it was part of …

Since its first event in 1988, the National Pest Management Association’s annual Legislative Day, sponsored by FMC, has become one of the association’s most important efforts to promote and protect the pest management industry. Over the course of two days, attendees hear from dynamic speakers – both from within and outside the industry – discuss …

Bedbugs can cause problems for renters who tend to hoard things or who are unclean about how they maintain the apartment or rental. But when the units are left alone, the problems can be just as serious. Although an empty apartment may seem easier to control and deal with, sometimes it’s harder to find the …

Oparent company rkin rollin (NYSE: ROL) has experienced strong growth over the years through a roll-up strategy, buying smaller companies and integrating them. In this episode of “Beat and Raise” recorded on January 27Fool contributors John Bromels and Brian Withers explain how this strategy paid off for Rollins and whether the combination of the No. …

WASHINGTON- Since its first event in 1988, the National Pest Management Associationis annual Legislative daysponsored by FMC, has become one of the association’s most important efforts to promote and protect the pest control industry. Over the course of two days, attendees hear from dynamic speakers – both from within and outside the industry – discuss …

WASHINGTON – Agriculture specialists at U.S. Customs and Border Protection across the United States are busy tapping and shaking cut flower shipments to ensure Valentine’s Day flowers are safe for the American public. Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day and Easter Holidaysweekends are the busiest times of the year for CBPAgricultural specialists. “With the high demand for …

WASHINGTON- Since its first event in 1988, the National Pest Management Associationis annual Legislative daysponsored by FMC, has become one of the association’s most important efforts to promote and protect the pest control industry. Over the course of two days, attendees hear from dynamic speakers – both from within and outside the industry – discuss …

WASHINGTON- Since its first event in 1988, the National Pest Management Associationis annual Legislative daysponsored by FMC, has become one of the association’s most important efforts to promote and protect the pest control industry. Over the course of two days, attendees hear from dynamic speakers – both from within and outside the industry – discuss …

WASHINGTON- Since its first event in 1988, the National Pest Management Associationis annual Legislative daysponsored by FMC, has become one of the association’s most important efforts to promote and protect the pest control industry. Over the course of two days, attendees hear from dynamic speakers – both from within and outside the industry – discuss …

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Native Pest Management donated $2,000 to Furry Friends Adoption, Clinic & Ranch. The company thanked the efforts of its management team and the participation of employees and their guests in the annual employee appreciation party. “We are humbled by the generosity of Native Pest Management,” said Jason Gluck, executive director, …

PREPARED FOR THE SEASON – The University of Arkansas Agriculture System Division’s most-used publications have been updated for 2022 with the latest research-based recommendations for managing pests, weeds, and insects. weeds and diseases in row crop agriculture, as well as fruit, vegetable and garden manufacturing. (Image from Agriculture Division) LITTLE ROCK – The most widely …

ATLANTA – In early January, two new Orkin business locations opened in Naples and Jacksonville, Florida. The expanded branches were opened to accommodate the company’s growing team and to offer business-specific business services in each local market. The new Jacksonville Business Branch, located at 529 Stuart Ln., will continue to provide pest control services to …

TUCSON, Arizona – Arizona Pest Control is celebrating 75 years in business by launching an all-new digital collector project, based on modern technology called NFT. “Our goal is to tie real-world use to these digital collectibles and provide tangible service to their respective owners,” said Caleb Tennenbaum, marketing director at Arizona Pest Control. “Owners of …

TUCSON, Arizona – Arizona Pest Control is celebrating 75 years in business by launching an all-new digital collector project, based on modern technology called NFT. “Our goal is to tie real-world use to these digital collectibles and provide tangible service to their respective owners,” said Caleb Tennenbaum, marketing director at Arizona Pest Control. “Owners of …

TUCSON, Ariz., January 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Arizona Pest Control is celebrating 75 years in business by launching an ALL NEW digital collectible project, based on modern technology, called NFT! Our goal is to link actual use to these digital collectibles and provide tangible service to their respective owners. Owners of these NFT collectibles will …

TUCSON, Arizona – Arizona Pest Control is celebrating 75 years in business by launching an all-new digital collector project, based on modern technology called NFT. “Our goal is to tie real-world use to these digital collectibles and provide tangible service to their respective owners,” said Caleb Tennenbaum, marketing director at Arizona Pest Control. “Owners of …

Viking Pest Control, an Anticimex company, has extended its disinfection and sanitation service to homes and businesses in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware and the eastern seaboard of Maryland. The pest control company focuses on new pest control technologies and sustainable solutions. The Basking Ridge, New Jersey-based company is focused on new pest control technologies and …

SINGAPORE – In a bid to avoid being put on sick leave, which would have jeopardized his chances of earning an extra S$100 for the month, A Rahim M Taha has decided to skip his swab test for Covid-19 even though he had been coughing for three weeks. When his doctor tried to persuade him …

On The Fly Pest Solutions has expanded its termite division to serve more homes in the Baltimore MD area. More can be read on termite inspections https://ontheflypestsolutions.com Pikesville, USA – January 17, 2022 — On The Fly Pest Solutions has announced previously unknown facts about its new termite infestation service offering, now available by appointment, …

Among the different situations in life, a few are disturbing when you have a pest infestation in your home. These pests are disgusting and scary and damage property in the long run. Whether it is clothing, furniture or health, they create havoc in all areas. It would help if you remained grateful as there is …

BASKING RIDGE, NJ, January 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Viking Pest Control continues to offer the very latest in pest control technology by adding SMART City to its line of pest control products. SMART City is an effective and environmentally friendly rodent control system that combats rodents such as mice and rats. The SMART City system …

Carlos Montejano, CAE Schaumburg, IL-based Central Life Sciences is expanding the Zoëcon Professional Products sales team with the arrival of Carlos Montejano, ACE, as Regional Sales Manager for the Southwest. Montejano will support both professional pest control and vector solutions product lines. “As our product lines expand and sales are expected to grow through 2022, …

Editor’s Note: IPM Insights is a new monthly column written by members of the Urban Pest Control Technical Committee (UPMTC). After the Copesan Technical Committee (CTC) was shut down in 2020 following the acquisition of Copesan by Terminix in 2018, its former members wanted to find a way to continue the interaction and support they …

ARLINGTON, Va. – RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment) joined more than 350 pesticide user organizations this week, sending a letter to all members of the United States Senate and House of Representatives expressing support for the pesticide regulatory system currently in place under the Federal Insecticides, Fungicides, and Rodenticides Act (FIFRA). This letter …

BASKING RIDGE, NJ, January 11, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Viking Pest Control is honored to be named one of the Forbes Top 10 Pest Control Companies in United States When pests invade, it can be frustrating and difficult to spend countless hours researching companies and comparing services and prices. Wouldn’t it be easier if someone did …

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, January 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — FORSHAW, a leading distributor in the pest control industry, has partnered with the Safe House Project, a national nonprofit anti-trafficking organization, to train thousands of pest control technicians. pest control across the country on how to spot, report and prevent child trafficking. Hundreds of thousands of children …

Libby Fennell (left), director of development and donor services at the Community Foundation for the Central Savannah River Area, helps Beth and Jeff Annis hold an oversized check for a $500,000 donation aimed at helping charities premises on January 5, 2022, at the foundation. offices in Augusta. Jeff Annis’ business model has long allowed for …