NPMA ePestWorld

National Pest Management Association

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PestWorld 2019 offers many great opportunities for attendees from networking with peers, to a packed exhibit hall providing access to the latest products, services, and technologies. We cannot forget one of the greatest benefits - the world-class educational sessions where attendees gain knowledge to take back to the office and improve their businesses for the future.


Educational Highlights Include:



  • Fatal Attraction: UV LED vs Standard Insect Light Traps for Mosquitoes and Other Flies
    Phil Koehler, Ph.D., University of Florida, Gainesville, FL


  • Building a Comprehensive Pro-Active Bed Bug Management Plan
    Dini Miller, Ph.D., Virginia Tech University, Blacksburg, VA


  • Rodent Management Short Course - 3 Part Course
    Bobby Corrigan, Ph.D., RMC Pest Management Consulting, West Lafayette, IN


  • Re-evaluating Liquid Termiticides and Baits Against Subterranean Termites
    Thomas Chouvenc, Ph.D., University of Florida, Ft. Lauderdale Research and Education Center, Gainesville, FL


View the program and register today!

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Interested in learning more about the initiatives of NPMA’s Interest Groups? Click the links below to join the discussions:


Diversity Council
Leadership Networking Community
PestVets
Professional Women in Pest Management


Attending PestWorld? Join these four groups at the In the Mix Reception on Thursday, October 17 at 5:30pm to mingle with fellow PMPs who share your interests. We hope to see you there!


Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/npma-ePestWorld/articles/index.asp?aid=583161&issueID=65920 to view the full article online.

 
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DominAnt Liquid Ant Bait attracts and kills all common household ants. The bait station is easy to use—just snap it open, lock the lid and place the station. Three staging portals allow hundreds of ants to easily access the station and move up and down feeding ramps.
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Keep your clients informed of the danger’s ticks pose with this informative trifold brochure that can be personalized to include your company logo and contact information. Each pamphlet gives consumers a basic understanding of tick biology, identification information for commonly encountered ticks, and why it’s important to contact a pest control company for tick management.


Click here to start your customized order.

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With almost 6,000 pest management professionals in its network, there’s almost certainly another NPMA member who’s faced the challenges you’re facing. Been there. Done that.


NPMA’s Mentor Match program was designed to help you find those professionals and get great advice that will keep you sharp, current and (last but not least) ahead of the pack.


Check out a brief video on how to get started with Mentor Match!


Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/npma-ePestWorld/articles/index.asp?aid=583165&issueID=65920 to view the full article online.

 
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CONTROL MULTIPLE PESTS WITH NUVAN FROM AMVAC
AMVAC’s NUVAN product line offers professional applicators convenience and economy for a wide range of pest control needs. The products – NUVAN Prostrips, NUVAN Prostrips+, NUVAN Directed Spray Aerosol, NUVAN Fog 5%, NUVAN Fog 4EC and NUVAN Fog 2EC – feature the active ingredient dichlorvos (DDVP), a non-residual insecticide that acts quickly on labeled pests including ants, bed bugs, carpet beetles, clothes moths, cockroaches, earwigs, flies, mosquitoes, silverfish, spiders and wasps. AMVAC.com
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NPMA Education and Events

Join NPMA at the 2019 Technology Summit, December 4-6 in Atlanta, Georgia and hear from top-notch speakers on changes in technologies and how to keep your business current. The not to be missed keynote session include: When UBERIZATION Collides With Your Industry presented by Tom Morrison, Social Media Overload: Simple Social Media Strategies presented by Corey Perlman and The Blockchain Transformation: How Blockchain Enabled Digital Transformation Will Change Your Business, Your Industry and The World presented by Jack Shaw.


View the program and register today!

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Members Make Headlines
VWDMA is presenting the NWCOA Bat Standards Certified on November 8, 2019 in Richmond, VA.

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Celebrate the success of the Pi Chi Omega’s being honored at PestWorld on October 14 at 8:30 pm at the Omni Hotel.

Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/npma-ePestWorld/pdf/Pi_Chi_Omega_Spotlight_Party_Invite.pdf to view the full article online.

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The Morning Call
As temperatures began to tick up in May and June, the heat and heavy rains made the perfect recipe for mosquitoes to breed and bite all over the Lehigh Valley.

Visit https://www.mcall.com/news/weather/mc-nws-noaa-fall-outlook-mosquito-season-possibly-extended-20190924-nja5rsghnvcktnbsqobc7npx7y-story.html to view the full article online.

Boston Herald
A third Massachusetts resident has died from the Eastern equine encephalitis virus, the state Department of Public Health confirmed Tuesday.

Visit https://www.bostonherald.com/2019/09/24/third-eee-death-in-massachusetts-health-officials-say/ to view the full article online.

WBIR
Experts said stinkbugs are one of the fall pests that have joined ants, spiders and wasps during a busy time for insects in East Tennessee.

Visit https://www.wbir.com/article/life/home-garden/hot-temperatures-bring-out-summer-fall-bugs-all-at-once/51-d0eb4dd9-8b07-4161-8d4e-96fdca2e6905 to view the full article online.

Fox News
Rep. Josh Harder, a California Democrat, brought a dead nutria — commonly referred to as a “swamp rat” — to a congressional hearing this week as he sought support for a bill that would direct $7 million to help eradicate the invasive rodent species from his state.

Visit https://www.foxbusiness.com/features/eradicating-invasive-swamp-rats-will-cost-millions-lawmaker-says to view the full article online.

Washington Examiner
The decade-old struggle to find a killer of the accidentally imported Asian bug has uncovered two effective weapons that, with the help of bad weather, have cut the population of the especially smelly and destructive brown marmorated stink bug.

Visit https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/washington-secrets/feds-winning-the-war-on-stink-bugs-new-killers-unleashed to view the full article online.