The key to success in any termite job is to follow these principles:

  • Choose appropriate products and follow label directions to the letter.
  • Keep up-to-date with your state regulations.
  • Follow personal protective equipment (PPE) requirements.
  • Carry a spill kit, and have a first-aid kit on hand.
  • Use the right equipment, and always invest in the highest quality tools you can afford.
  • Don’t forget your tool-repair kits, extension cords, cleanup materials and a drill interrupter.
  • Maintain the correct pressure when performing subsoil applications.
  • Calibrate your equipment so you maintain the proper flow rate.
  • Treat all access points, and space your drill holes properly so you ensure an uninterrupted barrier.
  • Incorporate foaming in your program.
  • Use as many treatment options as practical, such as subsoil, direct wood and gallery treatments, void applications, and baiting systems, among others.

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What every PMP must know regarding ant biology and habits and their impact on residential, commercial and healthcare facilities. We will learn about the principal species common to the New Read the rest of this entry »

In a recent PestWorld.org publication, The National Pest Management Association’s Bug Barometer Forecasts A Pest-Filled Start to Fall Across the United States. That’s right folks. Hold onto your hats. we’re in for a busy season!

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From our friend Cisse at Rockwell Labs

Pest Control and the Protection of Food and Public Health Course

3-category course presented in 2 sessions.
Prepare for the NYS 7A, 7F and category 8 exams.
NYS Recertification credits for 7A, 7F and 8.
Eligibility course for license upgrade.

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New Promos

Temprid SC 400ml. $5.00 off per bottle; $30.00 off per case. Through 5/31/17.

Suspend SC pint. $3.00 off per bottle; $48.00 off per case. Through 5/31/17.

Tempo SC 240ml. $4.00 off per bottle; $24.00 off per case. Through 5/31/17.

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Web Out Qt @ $12.00.

Botanical 25(b)-exempt product kills and repels spiders, breaks down webs and prevents web formation on surfaces. Kills other crawling insects as well and also serves to control fungus and mildew. Contains essential oils and vinegar. Kills on contact and keeps killing for weeks indoors and out.

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 Takedown Soft Bait. $15.00 mail-in rebate per 4-lb bag. Through March 31, 2017 Read the rest of this entry »

A message from our friend Scott Posocco at Nisus.

Scott will be the featured speaker at our upcoming Workshop “Small Fly Management – A Modern Approach.”

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The Termite Training Course

This 2-session course prepares you for the 7C – Termite Category Exam. Credits can also be used for 7C recertification in New York state as well as for upgrading from Technician to Commercial Applicator.
This course is also valid for Associate Certified Entomologist (ACE) recertification.
This advanced course is only offered once per year. Don’t miss out.

February 21 and 23, 2017
3:00pm to 10:00pm

Registration is now open

Click here for more information and to register for the entire Course

7C Credits:

Session 1 – 6.0

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