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Van of the year result. Now tell us about your van Van of the year result. Now tell us about your van
Gary Leek of Pestforce, East Yorkshire has been crowned the first ever winner of the PPC Live Van of the Year competition.
 
News from PestFix  – see you at PestEx News from PestFix – see you at PestEx
PestFix looks forward to seeing you at PestEx where you can win a Handheld 100 laser, find out more about hot products such as the SolarFix which featured in issue 49 of Pest and meet the man behind the Agrilaser Autonomic.
 
Win a handheld Agrilaser Win a handheld Agrilaser
Easy! Can you identify what caused this extensive damage to a Devon longhouse and what course of action you would recommend should be done about it?
 
First two UK companies achieve European pest management standard and ‘CEPA Certified’ status First two UK companies achieve European pest management standard and ‘CEPA Certified’ status
Two companies of very different sizes have become the first in the UK to meet the requirements of the European Standard for Pest Management Services (EN16636) and both have become CEPA Certified. They are: multinational Ecolab and Bradford-based Premier Pest Control.
 
Colin collects £100 prize Colin collects £100 prize
The winner of the ‘Guess how many cockroaches competition’, which ran in the January & February issue of Pest magazine, was Colin McCook, an environmental warden (pests) for the joint environmental health service for Bolsover District Council and North East Derbyshire District Council.
 
News from BASF News from BASF
As part of PestTech’s 21st Anniversary celebrations, pest controllers visiting this year’s show have the opportunity to win attractive prizes by demonstrating their cockroach gel baiting prowess in a special event challenge.
 
News from Bayer News from Bayer
This year’s rather elusive wasp is the focus of Bayer’s new competition entitled: ‘House fit for a queen’.
 


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