Fumigants & Pheromones Digital Newsletter - Issue 127

Fumigants & Pheromones Newsletter

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Insect bioassays (Test vials of live insects) can be used to test for the effectiveness of pest treatments. To see how these bioassays are made, click video above.
 

How Effective Was My Pest Treatment?

Why should I use insect bioassays? Because they supply valuable information about your pest treatment. Find out more here. READ MORE

 

 

LEAN as it Applies to the Pest Control Industry

Utilizing “good manufacturing” practices is not a new concept. In fact, historians can date rigorous manufacturing processes back to the Venice Arsenal in the 1450’s. Today, Toyota’s LEAN principles seem to be the most widely accepted for many different industries, and pest management is no exception. READ MORE

 

 

Food Poisoning

Dr. Michael Doyle stated in his presentation at the 13th Fumigants & Pheromones Conference that we will see more reported cases of food poisoning in the coming years because we have better ways of detecting them and from where they originated. READ MORE

 

Quotable Quotes:"So, when I say 'match the hatch', if the fish are taking the nymph, and you're actually producing a replica of a flying insect, you'll catch fresh air." Rex Hunt