Could the days of the pest control technician numbered as feral cats are put to work controlling rodent infestations in the US.
Having a good pest control contract is vital for any food business, as is listening and acting on the advice given by your pest control technician.
The effects of pest infestation could be devastating to your business.
Its not often a problem in commercial pest control, but with increased media coverage of ‘dangerous’ arachnids it is an issue that is causing increasing concern for customers.
The Vice President role includes line management of the Chief Executive, responsibility for one or more functional areas of the Board’s activities as well as a ‘critical friend’ to the President, assisting in the development of policy. The Vice President will also deputise for the President where required, including chairing and attending meetings, representing the Association at events, and producing written responses.
Lewis has been directly involved with the BPCA since 1999 and having served on the Service Committee for 10 years he was then voted onto the Executive Board in 2009.
When asked about the appointment, Lewis Jenkins said:
“Being a member of the Executive Board of the BPCA is extremely rewarding. The Board strives to improve services provided by the BPCA for its members as well as delivering benefits to the pest control industry as a whole. The appointment as Vice President adds another layer of responsibility to my role including setting budgets and an enhanced role in developing the BPCA’s Strategy. Having been in the role for a few months already, I am really enjoying this new challenge.”
Scientist have looked into which islands will benefit most from the control of vertebrate invasive species to protect native fauna.
Commercial pest control were called in to a woman’s home after ‘mould’ she found on bananas turned out to be the eggs of one of the worlds most venomous arachnids.
Zombie Ants….- Protech Pest Control
Fungus has developed a clever strategy for spreading itself to new hosts.
More evidence of the problems we face in commercial pest control. This video shows wary mice jumping straight over one of our traps and clearly staying clear of others!
With the ability to carry diseases such as typhoid, cholera and dysentery house flies can pose a significant risk to our health.
Commercial pest control uses nature to control fruit flies without the use of chemicals.