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Why Every Nest Should Have A Cigarette Butt Lining

Today’s blog is inspired by a far better post published by Scientific American. The blog, penned by Hannah Waters, draws upon research from the Autonomous University of Tlaxcala in Mexico who were trying to establish a link (if any) between the use of cigarette butts in nests and the natural insecticide properties of nicotine. Are [...]

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Pray For What You Have This Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time to reflect upon the things we have to be appreciative of. This could be our health, economic security, food or just plain old contentment with our lot. If we take time to step back and consider … there’s always someone, somewhere having a far tougher time. Take for example insects. They [...]

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Our Backbone… You Could Say

Here in Reading, PA at the corporate office of Ehrlich, we are home to one of five distribution centers. Did you know that? Did you know that we had distribution centers through the U.S.? I didn’t…but considering I am starting from the ground and working my way up in knowledge, I’m not surprised I didn’t. I feel like [...]

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Our Newest Member to the Team…

I attended a bedbug symposium last week with Jerry, our go-to guy when you need to know about bedbugs. First off, this symposium was no short meeting; I learned everything there was to know about bedbugs (a 3 hour endeavor). The only thing I originally knew about bedbugs was that they pop up randomly in public places. [...]

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Vegetation…might not be that good for you

Eating your vegetables is good for you. But when you warp the word to “vegetation”, the problems can begin. After a meeting with our VMS (Vegetation Management Service) manager, I learned that not all shrubbery is safe… “Vegetation” goes down two tracks in the Pest Management Industry. The first, and one we all like to [...]

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