Tag: pest-management

Massey Service

Massey Services Continues Expansion Across Southeast U.S.

Massey Services has acqired Insight Pest Solutions of Myrtle Beach, SC, as part of an expansion across the southeast U.S.
Stinging Insects

Do Not Disturb! New Video Series Warns About Stinging Insects

New video series from NPMA provides guidance for dealing with various stinging insect species you might encounter on the job.
SiteOne University

SiteOne Launches Virtual University for Green Industry Professionals

Prepare for the 2023 season with SiteOne Landscape Supply's one-day virtual university that covers business, irrigation, lighting, hardscaping, pest management, agronomics and golf. Registration...
Champions

FMC True Champions Offering More Attainable Rebates

FMC Professional Solutions, a pest and turf management product manufacturer, is expanding FMC True Champions, its end user loyalty program, with the launch of...
EIQ

Do You Know Your EIQs?

Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is widely accepted as the best way to balance pest control with environmental considerations. Through IPM, pesticides are avoided until...
emerald ash borer

Managing Emerald Ash Borer: An Update

An emerald ash borer (EAB) program report was released last week from the USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS). Here are some...
pest management

Putting Pesticides In Place

It’s never too late to start thinking ahead when it comes to pest management strategies for your clients. Planning and preparing this fall and...
ticks

Keep Ticks Away From Buildings

By Angela M. Tucker, Ph.D., B.C.E. Protection from ticks should be top of mind for not only homeowners, but commercial facility owners as well. According...
fall armyworm

Study: Mixed Grass Could Help Combat Fall Armyworm

A simple change in the choice of grass varieties for many lawns in the United States could be a key tool for fending off...
Swingle pollinators

Minimizing Mosquito Populations To Combat Zika Virus

Facility executives and their service providers can address this health threat with diligent inspection of buildings and grounds.
Vulcan

Proposed Tax Break For Government Snow Removal Equipment In CA

California Senate Bill 546 proposes an exemption from the state sales and use tax for public entities purchasing dedicated snow removal vehicles.
salt

Study Reveals Salt Is “Sleeping Giant” Of Environmental Threats

A recent study shows salt is the sleeping giant of environmental threats to water and soil. Follow these tips for more responsible road salting as part of snow management.

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Davey facility

Davey Will Recycle Wood Waste Into Biochar Soil Additive At New Facility

Davey Tree Expert Company has opened a biochar facility in East Dundee, IL, that will recycle wood waste from client properties and turn it into an environmentally friendly soil additive, biochar.
Plant pests

USDA Invests $70 Million To Defend Against Plant Pests & Diseases

The USDA is investing $70 million to defend against plant pests and diseases including box tree moth and sudden oak death.

Techo-Bloc Launches 2024 Hardscape Products & Trends

Techo-Bloc's 2024 theme of "Quiet Luxury" seen in new Caffè Crema color, Natural Stone Collection, and Silver Granite color.
McKay Landscape Lighting

Lighting A Lush Landscape

A “Secret Garden” project focuses on plants as highlights.