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Take advantage of $250 FLASH SALE attendee pricing!

Yes, you read that correctly - NPMA is excited to launch a Flash Sale for PestWorld attendee registration! Pest management professionals who register as an attendee before 11:59 p.m. EST on Thursday, September 10 will receive the deeply discounted rate of $250! Click here to register today and here to learn more about all that PestWorld has to offer.



Haven't had the chance to make it to virtual Academy yet? It's time to add some more tools to your superhero belt! There are two opportunities this month on September 10 and September 24 to attend Academy Learning Labs.

Each Learning Lab is ONLY $50 FOR NPMA MEMBERS! Click here to check out the lineup of topics and speakers.

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September 17, 2020  |  2:00-3:00pm EST  |  REGISTER
Niamh Quinn, PhD, University of California, Davis, CA

Rodenticides have been under heavy scrutiny in recent years, with high profile media reports implicating rodenticides in the poisoning of wildlife in California and other locations. In response, researchers have begun investigating different aspects of rodenticide use to better understand how wildlife are becoming exposed. Learn about the latest findings, what they mean for the industry, and what efforts every PMP should make to protect future rodenticide use in the U.S.

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Pest Pic of the Week


Two Bed Bugs and One Egg

 As a membership benefit, NPMA has developed a gallery of 
pest images at for use by NPMA members.

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Member Benefit Highlight

Looking for an inexpensive marketing tool to reach your customers as the weather cools down? The Fall issue of Pest Gazette will showcase how your company can help them control the various types of pests that may take over their home during the season.

Pest Gazette is available in a print and digital format that is perfect for online marketing! 

Click here to start customizing your Pest Gazette today!

Boost sales with the swipe of a card and give your customers a more convenient way to pay. The National Pest Management Association has teamed up with Payroc to offer members Merchant Card Services and Financial Technology. With Payroc, your business is able to accept all major credit and debit cards nationwide, so you can cash in on each and every visit. Get started today!

NPMA's original podcast channel, NPMA Bugbytes, features engaging interviews with industry icons and researchers. Learn about the latest in science and technology impacting the pest management industry today!
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Members Make Headlines

Harvey L. Massey, Chairman and CEO of Massey Services, proudly announces the purchase of Ardent Pest Control of Houston, TX.   

Weekly Headlines
AZ Central
Blame the record-breaking summer temperatures for another source of aggravation: the abundance of chirping, creeping and crawling in and around Phoenix neighborhoods.
The Sacramento Bee
A bill that seeks to protect mountain lions and other wildlife from being poisoned by a popular form of pesticide awaits Gov. Gavin Newsom’s signature.
Press Herald
New Hampshire health officials have identified the first batch of mosquitoes to test positive for the virus this season.
While Houstonians may be seeing more cockroaches, ants and other pests than ever, those in the bug business say it’s our behavior that’s changed during the pandemic, not the bugs’.
Brown marmorated stink bugs, which threaten fruit crops in Connecticut and 45 other states, will soon crawl into your home for the winter.
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Here are some tips that have proven to be successful for preventing and dealing with underperformance.
Ensuring your workers feel valued improves employee retention.
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Knowing the past, and how it will play today, is the only way to get ahead of reputational damage.
Unstructured, optional videoconferences bring out our innate leadership skills and make us feel better.
In my experience coaching leaders through these turbulent times, six qualities are crucial for building that sense of dynamic stability.
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The Brown Marmorated Stink Bug is the latest invasive species to be reported in Florida.
A man in Brisbane, Australia, returned home to find two huge snakes had fallen through his kitchen ceiling on Monday.
It used to be that you could run out to the drug store and purchase a lice-killing product that would get rid of an infestation. With the prevalence of super lice in Atlanta, that is no longer the case.
Calendar of Events
  Date Event Location
  July 9-October 8 Academy 2020 Virtual Event
  October 13-15 PestWorld 2020 Virtual Convention
  November 9-10 International Professional Women in Pest Management Leadership Forum Virtual Event
  December 1-3 Global Bed Bug Summit Virtual Event

View our master calendar for a full list of industry events.




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