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.
A report by the Vertebrate Pests Unit at the University of Reading into the extent of resistance to anticoagulant rodenticides across the UK. The report was commissioned by the Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide Use (CRRU) UK as part of the UK Rodenticide Stewardship Regime for the Government Oversight Group.
Published: October 2019
Permanent baiting is a recognised technique but it should only be used after a thorough assessment by a pest management professional. This updated publication from the Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide Use provides detailed guidance on when, where and how to employ the technique. The guidance it contains is effectively a legal requirement as the document is referred to on rodenticide labels.
Published: July 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.
Published: April 2019
PelGar International product catalogue presented in its new colourful corporate style covers the company's full range of insecticides, rodenticides, insect repellents and various accessories.
Published: March 2019
The third annual report from the Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide Use on the implementation of the UK Rodenticide Stewardship Regime. It reviews the key activities implemented in the year, summarises the monitoring reports from independent contractors and concludes that all professional rodenticide users must continue to work hard to implement stewardship as there are now just two more years in which to show that the regime has made significant progress towards it aims to change user behaviour and reduce residues in wildlife.
Published: January 2019
This useful two-page guidance note from Acheta summarises the recent changes in outdoor rodent control.
Published: November 2018
The University of Reading has updated its 2017 research report commissioned by the Campaign for Responsible Rodenticide Use (CRRU) in support of the UK Rodenticide Stewardship Regime. The 2018 report reveals new resistance hotspots and a lack of data in the English Midlands.
Published: October 2018
The Italy-based, BL Group, has been published its 2018/19 92-page export product catalogue. It is packed with brief descriptions of all the products that the BL Group supplies to countries outside Italy, including ecological control products, rodenticide products, attractants and bait stations, application equipment, bird management deterrents, larvicides and insecticides as well as a wide variety of traps and accessories.
Published: April 2018