Category Archives: Residential Pest Management

Bed bugs happen: Even in school

A message to all parents with kids in school:  Bed bugs happen. Bed bugs happen even in your children’s school, and like it or not we’re all going to have to deal with it. That will mean fighting the inclination to go into hyper-protective … Continue reading

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EPA to host webinar on bed bug management

A new EPA hosted webinar on bed bug management is to be provided. Please see the details and registration site as below.  Tuesday, May 9, 2017 1 PM CDT – 2:30 PM CDT [2 PM – 3:30 PM Eastern]  “In … Continue reading

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Health Benefits of Integrated Pest Management in Schools

By Janet Hurley On May 25, 2016, EPA convened 29 representatives of 17 national school, health and pest management associations and federal government agencies in Washington, DC to discuss ideas for implementing a set of principles promoting the adoption of IPM … Continue reading

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School IPM Roundtable meeting creates linkages, resources

From IPM in the South by Rosemary Hallberg by Janet Hurley, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension On May 25, 2016, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) convened 29 representatives of 17 national school, health and pest management associations and federal government agencies … Continue reading

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Bid and Contract Guidance for Securing IPM Based Services in Schools

From IPM in the South by Rosemary Hallberg If you are in the business of bidding for IPM services in schools, then this webinar is for you. Tune in to More Than Just a Firm Handshake – Bid and Contract Guidance … Continue reading

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EPA Update: Tribal Pesticide Program Council Meeting – March 8-10, 2017

The Tribal Pesticide Program Council (TPPC) will hold its next semiannual meeting on March 8 and 9, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time) in Crystal City, Virginia, at One Potomac Yard, Room S4370/80, and on March … Continue reading

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Free Webinar! The ABC’s of Pest Control: Allergens, Baits, and Cockroaches

Free Webinar! The ABC’s of Pest Control: Allergens, Baits, and Cockroaches March 2nd, 2017, 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. EST/1 p.m. – 2:30 CST/noon – 1:30 p.m. MST/11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. PST Cockroach infestations can get out of hand … Continue reading

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School IPM Roundtable re-cap shared

On May 25, 2016, EPA convened 29 representatives of 17 national school, health and pest management associations and federal government agencies in Washington, DC to discuss ideas for implementing a set of principles promoting the adoption of IPM practices in … Continue reading

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Sharing the National Stop School Pests News Roundup

2016 Report on Asthma and Allergies in American Schools New Vector Control E-Learning for Environmental Health Professionals Community-Wide IPM Effective Against Cockroaches in Apartments Upcoming Events Here are some upcoming events related to integrated pest management, healthy schools and environmental … Continue reading

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2017 webinar series All Bugs Good and Bad starts Feb. 3

https://learn.extension.org/events/2300 The 2017 webinar series All Bugs Good and Bad starts this Friday. Please join us for this webinar series for information you can use about good and bad insects.  We used your feedback to bring topics that you suggested. … Continue reading

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