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Prizes, fun and fund raising at PestTech
Prizes, fun and fund raising at PestTech
At events such as PestTech, exhibitors often have competitions, raffles or some sort of amusing challenge on their stands to attract the attention of visitors. It was no exception at PestTech this year...
Muribrom wins Pest readers’ 2019 Best Product Award
Muribrom wins Pest readers’ 2019 Best Product Award
Yes the votes have been counted and this year’s winner of the prestigious 2019 Best Product Award as voted for by Pest readers is the Muribrom wrapped rodenticide block from 1env Solutions.
A buoyant mood at PestTech 2019 – well done NPTA
A buoyant mood at PestTech 2019 – well done NPTA
For the second year running, PestTech, the one-day event for pest professionals with a focus on those working at the sharp end, was held at the Arena MK, Milton Keynes. This year on 6 November. Overall exhibitors and delegates alike seemed in buoyant mood.
Rodenticide resistance confirmed in new areas of UK
Rodenticide resistance confirmed in new areas of UK
Rodenticide resistance in rats has been confirmed in several new areas including Durham, Northumberland, Tyneside, North Yorkshire, Greater Manchester, along the River Severn valley from Somerset to North West Shropshire, Northern East Anglia and Devon.
PestWorld 2019 – the same but different...
PestWorld 2019 – the same but different...
Once again PestWorld lived up to its name – it covered PESTS and pretty much represented the WORLD. Certainly delegates came from far and wide. It was held in San Diego, in sunny southern California between 15-18 October and, for those of us travelling from a cold and very wet Europe, the wall to wall blue skies and temperatures in the high 70°F (20°C) was a fabulous highlight.
News from Plastdiversity - the BETA rodent station
News from Plastdiversity - the BETA rodent station
Passing quality test after quality test, BETA rodent bait stations manufactured by the Portuguese company Plastdiversity have been popular with pest professionals for two decades.
News from Ekommerce – we want you...
News from Ekommerce – we want you...
All the way from Italy, and exhibiting for the very first time at PestWorld was Ekommerce. In their booth, some of the company’s products were on display, but their prime objective was to seek out new distributors from across the globe – they want you.
The exhibition at PestWorld – the star attraction
The exhibition at PestWorld – the star attraction
There is no doubting the exhibition at any PestWorld is one, if not THE, key attraction. This is particularly the case for international commercial delegates. The same was true this year, and with over 230 stands to get round there was plenty to see – but was there?


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