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Nancy Troyano

"Nancy Troyano, Training Manager / Entomologist at Rentokil North America, is responsible for leading and supporting the development and training of Rentokil technicians throughout North America. Nancy works closely with Technical Field Trainers and Line-of-Business Managers to develop and implement a comprehensive training program for new and existing technicians. Nancy joined Rentokil after receiving her PhD from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) in 2009. Follow Nancy on Google+

End of Summer Pest Tips: Bed Bugs and Yellow Jackets

Bed Bugs and Yellow Jackets

Tips about avoiding end of summer pests such as bed bugs and yellow jackets brought to you by your local pest control experts Ehrlich Pest Control.

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What Are Wood Boring Beetles?

Wood Boring Beetles

Picture this: you’re sitting at the table, happily eating dinner, while mere feet below your chair, small worm-like creatures are tunneling through the wooden support structures of the floor that’s holding you up. If you head down into the basement below and listen quietly, you may even hear the telltale “clicking” sound of the larvae [...]

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Termite Swarming Season

Termites swarming

Be on guard against pests as spring is termite swarming season. Learn why termites swarm and what you should know about these wood-destroying pests.

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Clothes Moth Infestations

Sweater with moth holes

Wondering what’s eating your shirt? Entomologist Nancy Troyano shares her insight on clothes moth infestations and how to protect your winter clothes.

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Differences Between Moles, Voles and Shrews

The Differences between Moles, Voles and Shrews

Oftentimes our customers call us to report seeing a small, mouse-like creature scurrying around their landscape.  Typically, customers notice burrows in their mulch, or runways that part the grass or in the snow.  The culprits are little creatures commonly referred to as moles, but in reality, they may actually be a mole, vole or a [...]

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