Library

A great deal of useful information comes into the Pest office or is found when we are out and about! We frequently post news stories about relevant books, leaflets, apps and other resources. But, finding this information, when it's needed and, quickly, at a later date can be difficult. That's why we've created this library for pest professionals. It's where we file all the useful stuff we come across and it's all searchable.

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Soil Association food & drink standards Soil Association food & drink standards
The Soil Association standards include a chapter on pest control for organic production and storage areas. This specifies that the focus should be on preventing birds, rodents, insects or other pests contaminating organic foods or spreading disease. Pest control should aim, in the first instance, to prevent infestation rather than depend on treatments.
 
Roamwild wildbird survey 2019 Roamwild wildbird survey 2019
Roamwild, a manufacturer of bird feeders designed to repel squirrels and large birds, surveyed 1,000 customers about which they thought were the most common, and which were their favourite, wild birds in the UK. This chart shows the results.
 
Newpharm Professional Catalogue Italia 2019 Newpharm Professional Catalogue Italia 2019
This 148-page catalogue from Italian company, Newpharm, details the company's comprehensive product range of professional products for the agricultural and public health sectors.
 
Rentokil Initial plc Annual Report 2018 Rentokil Initial plc Annual Report 2018
For those interested in all the facts and figures, the 2018 Rentokil annual report is a comprehensive 176-page document full of background industry information and all the detailed Rentokil financial performance reports.
 
Rentokil Initial plc Strategic Report 2018 Rentokil Initial plc Strategic Report 2018
For those interested in facts and figures, and who can't face the 176-pages of the Annual Report there's the 56-page strategic report which contains all the general market facts & figures without all the financial; statements.
 
CIEH Rat and Mouse Control Procedures Manual CIEH Rat and Mouse Control Procedures Manual
It is ten years since the Rat and Mouse Control Procedures Manual was first published by the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health's (CIEH) National Pest Advisory Panel (NPAP) and a great deal has changed over that time. The newly updated version is now divided into two sections, Section 1 covering 'Methods applicable to rat and mouse activity in and around property'. This, as might be expected follows the CRRU Code very closely, looking at the range of control options available and how they fit into the risk hierarchy. Section 2 offers 'Advice on specific treatment scenarios', taking potential control exercises through from start to finish. There is also guidance on 'permanent' and 'long term' baiting.
 
CEPA Annual Report 2017-18 CEPA Annual Report 2017-18
The Confederation of European Pest Management Associations, CEPA, has published its first annual report since the change in secretariat. Readers may recall that from1 January 2018 Darwin Associates took charge. The report explains why four priorities underpinned CEPA`s activities in 2018 and why these will continue to dominate. They are: healthy cities, SMEs (Small & Medium Enterprises), sustainability and Europe’s citizens. Whilst the report does tend to be in Eurospeak it is worth a read as how the industry is perceived in the corridors of power in the EU will impact our sector immensely.
 


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