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Join us at the 2019 Eastern Conference January 23-25 in Pocono Manor, PA. Earn recertification credits from the quality education sessions offered and network with over 300 pest management professionals in the exhibit hall. Credits have been applied for in CT, DC, DE, MA, MD, ME, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VA, and VT. 


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Q: Pollinator health is important to my company and my customers. What can I do to provide exterior pest protection while still protecting these important insects?

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Crawl space work poses special safety issues. The right equipment and PPE are critical. Proper lighting and eye protection are just a few precautions you should use. We offer LED lights, hinged knee pads, premium safety glasses and other tools to minimize risks when closing a crawl space.
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This conference is a joint effort put forth by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension and the Nebraska State Pest Control Association with support and guidance from the Nebraska Department of Agriculture.

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Atlanta-based Arrow Exterminators is pleased to announce the merger and acquisition of Semarck Pest Control, Inc., a full-service company focusing on residential and commercial pest and termite control in Houston, Texas. 

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When the temperature drops, cockroaches, ants, mice, rats and other common invaders look for a warm place that has easy access to food and water to nest during the winter – and homes are often where they hunker down.

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The Washington Post

The nation’s capital is facing a spiraling rat infestation, fueled by mild winters and a human population boom. 

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Fox News

The smell of fresh pine, the fun of picking out the perfect tree with your family and the colorful decorations — but there is a potential downside: insects. These holiday staples can harbor certain insects such as mites and bark beetles.

Visit https://www.foxnews.com/lifestyle/christmas-trees-with-spiders-mites-and-other-bugs-what-you-need-to-know to view the full article online.

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Because some of the tiny pests have been found at New York City film venues in recent years, there’s a new city council bill that would require annual bedbug inspections at city movie theaters.

Visit https://pix11.com/2018/12/14/bill-proposes-nyc-movie-theaters-to-be-inspected-for-bedbugs-moviegoers-see-flaws-in-plan/ to view the full article online.