Static rodenticide residues in barn owl surveillance

PRESS RELEASE ISSUED ON BEHALF OF THE CAMPAIGN FOR RESPONSIBLE RODENTICIDE USE UK   Static rodenticide residues in barn owl surveillance Two-thirds of barn owls analysed have been found with detectable liver residues of two or more second generation anticoagulant rodenticides (SGARs). Another 21% were positive for one SGAR in this Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide…

Free tests from CRRU of rodenticide resistance status

PRESS RELEASE ISSUED ON BEHALF OF THE CAMPAIGN FOR RESPONSIBLE RODENTICIDE USE   Free tests from CRRU of rodenticide resistance status Professional pest controllers are being called upon to help create a more accurate national picture of resistance to rodenticides in rats and mice. In return, participants will get a free indication of the sample…

Bayer tackles mental health with charity collaboration

PRESS RELEASE ON BEHALF OF BAYER   Bayer tackles mental health with charity collaboration   Following reports from the BPCA that 44% of pest controllers felt that Covid-19 had affected their mental health during the last year, Bayer has teamed up with suicide prevention charity Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM), to help support the industry.…

National Pest Awards 2021

  The National Pest Awards have been launched to promote, reward and recognise excellence and good practice in British pest control. They are a fantastic way of rewarding some of the hard work that goes into the UK pest control industry, and also helps to reinforce it as a career of choice for the next…

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…