NPTA ANNOUNCE A REVOLUTION IN TRAINING

NPTA ANNOUNCE A REVOLUTION IN TRAINING Keen to always put our members first and recognising that many have busy working lives, the NPTA are today announcing an initiative that we believe is unique to the pest control industry. We will now be offering training on Saturday mornings. Members will be aware that we recently announced…

New barn owl study finds improved breeding performance

PRESS RELEASE ISSUED ON BEHALF OF THE CAMPAIGN FOR RESPONSIBLE RODENTICIDE USE UK New barn owl study finds improved breeding performance Barn owl breeding success last year (2019) was four percent higher, at 2.66 fledglings per nest, than the preceding four-year average, according to a new report from the Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide Use. On…

Beware of rodents attacking precious straw stocks

PRESS RELEASE ON BEHALF OF BAYER   Beware of rodents attacking precious straw stocks Rodents are out in force again this year and with nationwide straw shortages, farmers are being urged to protect already scarce straw stocks, so they last the winter. Ken Black, national account manager at Bayer, says the poor 2020 harvest means…

flyDetect® from PestWest®

  flyDetect® from PestWest®, the industry leader in online flying insect monitoring!      24/7 remote monitoring system to help your business to be more proactive Immediate notification of emerging pest infestations Built-in high-resolution camera captures the entire sticky board Set up and monitor multiple clients Temperature and humidity are recorded alongside each image for…

Cholecalciferol rodenticides covered by stewardship regime

PRESS RELEASE ISSUED ON BEHALF OF THE CAMPAIGN FOR RESPONSIBLE RODENTICIDE USE (PPC list)   Cholecalciferol rodenticides covered by stewardship regime Rodenticides based on cholecalciferol are subject to conditions of the UK Rodenticide Stewardship Regime, operated by the Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide Use UK. This confirmation is prompted by new products coming to the UK…

Talon® Glow

Talon® Glow PROFESSIONAL PEST MANAGEMENT Rodenticides Pack size: 5kg Box Composition: 0,029%Brodifacoum Chemical Family: 4-Hydroxycoumarins Formulation: Soft Bait in sachet Mode of action: Ingestion Talon® Glow is a new rodenticide formulation that combines the power of brodifacoum at 29ppm with a fluorescent bait. Key Features Powered by brodifacoum Effective against rats and mice Single-feed kill Full control…

Surprise Resistance Surveillance Results Prompt Wake-up Call

PRESS RELEASE ISSUED ON BEHALF OF THE CAMPAIGN FOR RESPONSIBLE RODENTICIDE USE Surprise resistance surveillance results prompt wake-up call The spread of rats against which some rodenticides don’t work has taken a “surprising and troubling” turn, according to Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide Use chairman Dr Alan Buckle. New 2019-2020 survey results show not only that…

Additional Biosecurity for Rat and Mouse Tail Samples

PRESS RELEASE ISSUED ON BEHALF OF THE CAMPAIGN FOR RESPONSIBLE RODENTICIDE USE    Additional biosecurity for rat and mouse tail samples Additional biosecurity measures when sending rat and mouse tail samples for rodenticide resistance testing have been introduced. Farmers, gamekeepers and pest controllers are asked to follow new packaging guidance at thinkwildlife.org/downloads. Two main changes…