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2807, 2017

How to Make Your Facility Pollinator Friendly

July 28th, 2017|Commercial, Stinging Insects|

Everyone knows that the bee population is declining. A recent study showed that 1/3 of honeybee colonies died in the past year, which has major implications for our food industry. While you don’t want stinging [...]

1707, 2017

Protecting the Bees – DIY’s and Other Harmful Tactics

July 17th, 2017|Blog, Stinging Insects|

Deciding what to do about bees if they are invading your home or yard can put you between a rock and a hard place. On the one hand, you don’t want to harm an already [...]

1506, 2017

The Importance of Integrated Pest Management in Food Processing Facilities

June 15th, 2017|Commercial, Food/beverage processing|

Wisconsin’s food industry is constantly growing with new food and beverage processing plants and breweries popping up all over the state. Whether you are the manager of a 100 year old food processing plant, or [...]

706, 2017

Bed Bug Awareness Week

June 7th, 2017|Bed Bugs|

June 4 – 10 is Bed Bug Awareness Week, an annual observance by the National Pest Management Association (NPMA) to promote public vigilance against bed bugs and educate consumers about bed bugs and how to [...]

1805, 2017

Five Ways to Enjoy a Mosquito-Free Summer

May 18th, 2017|Mosquitoes|

With the onset of warm weather and Memorial Day Weekend just around the corner, we can expect the arrival of fun outdoor activities like barbecues, pool parties, and holiday celebrations. Unfortunately, nothing ruins the festivities [...]

1505, 2017

Deadly Tick-Borne Virus in Wisconsin: Get the Facts

May 15th, 2017|Ticks|

Earlier this year, the National Pest Management Association predicted an earlier boost in tick population in the Midwest due to our unusually warm winter with sporadic extreme weather, followed by an early spring. These two [...]