Category Archives: Residential Pest Management

New Free IPM Resource for School Districts to Improve Student Health and Performance

Madison, Wisconsin — School districts throughout the US now have a free training tool to ensure all school staff – custodians, maintenance, food service, teachers, grounds staff and more – understand how they can reduce pest problems and asthma, and boost … Continue reading

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Solutions to Problem Pests in Elderly and Disabled Public Housing Seminar

Join us for this free webinar training to hear Drs. Gouge, Li, and Nair describe efforts to implement an IPM program in HUD subsidized multiunit properties that house low-income elderly and persons with disabilities. Results over 2.8 years, across 5 … Continue reading

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FDA Issues Final Guidance Clarifying FDA and EPA Jurisdiction over Mosquito-Related Products

Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) finalized guidance to provide information on FDA and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) jurisdiction over the regulation of mosquito-related products, including those produced through the use of biotechnology. The final Guidance for … Continue reading

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City of New Orleans Pest Academy set for Oct. 10-12

City of New Orleans Pest Academy, October 10-12, 2017 From IPM in the South By Rosemary Hallberg Join the City of New Orleans Mosquito & Termite Control Board for a great learning experience at the City of New Orleans and the Greater New Orleans … Continue reading

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Bed Bugs in Chicago expert webinar serious announced

To register http://midwestpesticideaction.org/beating-back-bed-bugs-workshop/

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Trainings set at Texas’s IPM Experience House

From IPM in the South By Rosemary Hallberg From Insects in the City by Michael Merchant, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Are you looking for pest control training using a practical approach? Do you have a new employee that you’d like … Continue reading

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Bed bug workshop in Chicago

Note: address was wrong in previous post Pest Control Workshop in Englewood Bed Bugs in Chicago, a comprehensive overview of the bed bug problem and Chicago’s bed bug ordinance, is being presented by Midwest Pesticide Action Center next week on … Continue reading

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July 19 Bed bug workshop in Chicago

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National School IPM Committee looking for feedback

From IPM in the South By Rosemary Hallberg The survey will close on July 7, 2017. The School IPM National Steering Committee is asking members of school IPM working groups, or anyone who works with a regional school IPM working … Continue reading

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EPA update: Test Guideline Methods for Bed Bug Pesticide Products Now Available

EPA Pesticide Program Updates From EPA’s Office of Pesticide Programs www.epa.gov/pesticides In This Update: Test Guideline Methods for Bed Bug Pesticide Products Now Available EPA’s final test guidelines, 810.3900 – Laboratory Product Performance Testing Methods for Bed Bug Pesticide Products, … Continue reading

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