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Common Fall House Pests (and How to Prevent Them)
The beauty of fall–aside from the leaves changing and the cool, comfortable air–is that you no longer hav
How Are Spine Surgeons Using BMP Today? 10 Surgeon Responses
Nine spine surgeons were asked how they were using BMP in their practice and whether these current controversies have influenced the way they use the product.
Little Black Ants: How to Get Rid of Small / Tiny Black Ants control removal exterminators
Sugar Ants left the picnic and are now infiltrating the home or commercial business building: Sugar Ants can locate a reliable source of...
Got Pests? Expert Advice to Deter Unwanted Houseguests
The blooming flowers, sunny skies, and much-anticipated return of warmer weather across the country are not the only signs that spring has officially sprung. The change in seasons is also marked by the emergence of common springtime pests—from ants, cockroaches, and flies to termites and stinging insects. In fact, the pest control industry deems this time of year the start of pest season, as many insects begin to emerge from their winter hiding spots to mate and find new places to form colonies, and that often includes our homes. Pest Prevention Tactics The best way to minimize the chance of an infestation this spring is prevention. The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) recommends conducting an audit…
Why Go Pro With Pest Control?
Sometimes it is tempting to feel like we should be able to handle certain problems ourselves. After all, we do our own decorating, lawn care, housework and other efforts. Why would we use a profession
3 tips for using grain storage bags this fall
A projected record corn harvest, along with low prices, has many farmers considering storage for their corn and soybeans this fall. As grain bins fill up, a "bag silo" may be an option for over-winter storage.
20,000 Bees Chase a Car for Two Days to Locate their Queen
The structural pest control industry consists of more than 19,000 pest management firms generating approximately $6.5 billion in annual revenue. One of the most stable segments of the U.S. economy, pest management professionals play a critical role in protecting the public’s health, food and property, providing valuable integrated pest management services to both residential and commercial customers. As the leading monthly trade publication serving this dynamic marketplace, PCT magazine is the industry’s "go-to" source for news and product information.
How mowing affects turf
By Dr. Douglas Linde Can you cut the soccer field lower for tomorrow’s game? The answer is “it depends.” Mechanically, it is rather simple to lower the height of cut and mow the grass lower. Howeve…
How to keep mosquitoes and Zika at bay
Keeping mosquitoes at bay — what works, what doesn't.