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2013-09-18 23:21:20

A New Jersey-based pest control company has implemented discounts in honor of back to school. (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 Officials with Alliance Commercial Pest Control announced today that all new customers will receive 15 percent off any new pest control services. “With buying all the necessary back to school supplies, Alliance will save you 15 percent off any new pest control service,” said R. Brett Madden, Esq., spokesman for Alliance Commercial Pest Control, a leading provider of...

2013-08-02 23:01:50

Increased rainfall this season has led to an increase in mouse infestations. Horne’s Pest Control can advise on the best methods for ridding homes of this destructive pest. Martinez, GA (PRWEB) August 02, 2013 Rain may make flowers grow and crops more plentiful, but it also can play a significant role in bringing rodents indoors. According to the National Weather Service, Georgia, and in particular Augusta, has seen rainfall of record proportions. All this rain has increased the amount...

2013-07-22 23:01:08

Requests from Fish and Game along with animal rights groups have helped to re-establish laws concerning poisons commonly used to control rodents such as rats and mice. (PRWEB) July 22, 2013 The California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) has new regulations in the works concerning second generation anticoagulant rodenticides (SGARs). The poison baits affected by this new regulation contain the active ingredients of brodifacoum, bromadiolone, difenacoum or difethialone. The...

2013-06-18 23:26:03

Terramera Partners with Hydrex to Help Community Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 Terramera, a pioneer in developing effective and safe biopesticide products for pest management, today announced that it partnered with Hydrex Pest Control to provide pest control services for a nonprofit, transitional living center for the homeless, The Kingdom Center (TKC). Alex McCarty, Site Manager for TKC said, “ I was thrilled with the service and the results from the treatment in January. The...

2013-06-10 11:16:23

A new open-access article in the Journal of Integrated Pest Management offers maple tree owners information about the biology, damage, and management for the most important pests of maples with an emphasis on integrated pest management tactics Many maple trees share a suite of important arthropod pests that have the potential to reduce the trees' economic and aesthetic value. Now a new open-access article in the Journal of Integrated Pest Management offers maple tree owners information...

2013-05-16 23:03:05

Otho´s Pest Management explores the effectiveness of organic pest control methods. May marks the busy planting month and it is very important to have a pest control method in place. (PRWEB) May 16, 2013 May is a busy planting month. Gardeners will be getting the vast majority of their seedlings into the ground during May and developing a pest control plan. Otho´s Pest Management, a Pinehurst pest control company, suggests gardeners take some time to consider whether organic...

2013-03-13 15:35:33

New research on household pesticide contamination emphasizes the need for less reliance on pesticides and more emphasis on neatness, blocking cracks where insects can enter and other so-called "integrated pest management" (IPM) measures, scientists have concluded. Their study appears in the ACS' journal Environmental Science & Technology. Chensheng Lu and colleagues cite previous studies showing that urban, low-income, multifamily, public housing dwellings are prone to severe pest...


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