Category Archives: Residential Pest Management

Register for upcoming webinars on school Integrated Pest Management

EPA’s Center of Expertise for School Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is offeringtwo upcoming webinars:  On Tuesday, May 10 – Stop School Pests and iPest Manager – School IPM Educational Programs, highlighting two new, free, online school IPM resources: • The … Continue reading

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Beg Bug workshop planned at University of Illinois

There is no charge for the workshop, but space is limited so interested attendees should register early.  To register for the workshop visit this website. This workshop is sponsored by USDA EPA Region 5 under the leadership of Seth Dibblee and … Continue reading

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Schools sought to participate in economic assessment of the implementation of integrated pest management (IPM) programs

Health Resources in Action (HRiA) is seeking applications from school districts across the country to participate in an economic assessment of the implementation of integrated pest management (IPM) programs see website. The project, Keeping the Pests Out: The Economics of IPM in … Continue reading

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EPA Recognizes National Healthy Schools Day; encourages smart, sensible, sustainable approach to school pest control

Protecting children’s health where they live, learn, and play is a top priority for the EPA. April 5 was National Healthy Schools Day, a day dedicated to promoting healthy school environments for children. Today and throughout the year, EPA supports the use of … Continue reading

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PCT announces virtual bed bug conference

PCT magazine  announces the upcoming Virtual Bed Bug Conference, scheduled for April 13, from 1 to 5 p.m. (EST). Description: Bed bugs continue to keep phones ringing off the hook for pest control operators and this segment shows no signs of slowing … Continue reading

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School Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Grants announced

EPA is promoting the expanded use of a smart, safe and sustainable approach to pest control in schools. To provide greater protection for children’s health by employing Integrated Pest Management (IPM) as a means of reducing pest and pesticide risk, … Continue reading

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IPM for turf on school grounds

 Tuesday, March 15 1-2:30 p.m. CDT  Whether school turf management has been part of your job for years or you are just starting out, this webinar will describe how you can implement Integrated Pest Management (IPM) practices into your turf management … Continue reading

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Strategic pest control theme runs strong at Nebraska Urban Pest Management conference

Lincoln, Neb. — Preventing pests from entering buildings and structures – rather than trying to control them once they’re in – is a key message from the 24th annual Urban Pest Management conference in Lincoln. Also at the Feb. 9-10 … Continue reading

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Webinar on Bed Bug Control Starts With Good Contracts set for March 22

StopPests in Housing is holding a webinar “Bed Bug Control Starts With Good Contracts” on March 22, 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. EST. Property managers/landlords, procurement and other housing staff will gain an understanding of the importance of good pest control … Continue reading

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Entomology presentations sought by NEHA

The National Environmental Health Association (NEHA) has put out a solicitation for Entomology presentations regarding vectors and vector control, as well as other related topics. They are pulling together a two-day online virtual conference for April. Registration is no charge! … Continue reading

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