Tag Archives: Pesticide Application

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AVMS meeting approved by three states for CEU points toward pesticide licenses

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Executive Board member Kelly Stevens has worked hard to secure approval for our meeting agenda with three different states, and now it is official.  By attending our meeting in full, you will receive: Ten points for Public Health, Household Pest Control, and Demo&Research to apply toward re-certification in Alabama Six points each for Public Health, […]

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Want the burden of NPDES permitting uplifted? Act Now!

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Sent From Henry B. Lewandowski American Mosquito Control Association South Atlantic Regional Director We are presented with another opportunity to remove the burden of the Clean Water Act/NPDES regulations. Please read the forwarded correspondence from Angela Beehler who serves as Chair of the AMCA Legislative and Regulatory Committee. House and Senate conferees are meeting to iron […]

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Here’s an easy way to submit cost data to AMCA!

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For those of you compiling cost data regarding the NPDES process, here is a very easy way to submit it to the AMCA.  South Atlantic Regional Director of AMCA Henry Lewandowski is continuing to urge us to all respond.  Click on http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/PYKKX5K to input your data. “Again, your assistance is urgently requested.  The AMCA cannot help without the individual […]

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Help rescind the NPDES requirements of mosquito-control programs today!

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We have a new legislative update and request from Henry Lawandowski of the AMCA. The AMCA needs to hear from you on how much this permitting burden costs, and how it has caused programs to shrink in control efforts or stop doing control completely!  Please click on the link below and act now! AMCA Needs […]

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Take action now! Contact your U.S. representatives to let them know you support H.R. 935

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The following message was sent to us by the AMCA’s South Atlantic Regional Director Henry Lewandowski.  He states that the U.S. Congress is renewing efforts to rescind the NPDES/Clean Water Act requirements that apply to mosquito control.  He then encourages folks in mosquito and vector control to take action.  Here is his message:    “Dear […]

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Survey shows nearly all pest professionals have treated for bed bugs, most in residential settings

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It is Bed Bug Awareness Week this week, and the National Pest Management Association has released results from the 2013 Bugs Without Borders Survey conducted by the University of Kentucky.  Click HERE to read all the details.

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AVMS meeting approved for re-certification points towards pesticide license renewal

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The Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries has approved our March 7-8 meeting at the Island House Hotel for re-certification points towards pesticide applicator license renewal.  Attendees will sign a sheet with their license numbers at the end of the meeting to earn 10 points in the following categories: Demonstration and Research Public Health Regulatory […]

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Alabama Dept. of Ag and Industries offers on-line renewal and payment for Certified and Commercial Pesticide Applicator Licenses

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By Ashley Lovell, Editor ADAI has stepped into the future by offering an online renewal option for pesticide applicator licenses. It has also updated permit numbers and the look of the license itself. The process is relatively painless, although take care never to hit the ―back‖ browser button or re-submit credit card information, EVEN if […]

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