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PGP-103 Website Speed Is One Of The Most Important Ranking Factors For SEO

Website Speed Is one of the Most Important Ranking Factors If your website cant load in 2 seconds or less your web designer is not a web developer. Top 5 web Page Speed Deterrents Images not being optimized Inline CSS Scripts Not Minified HTML Not Minified JScripts Not Minified NO CDN Content Delivery Network No […]

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No PPE and the PPE Police

No PPE and the PPE Police You see a tech making a pesticide application in short sleeves and shorts and you say how can he legally do that. If you carry products that require PPE like long sleeve shirt you may carry it in the vehicle and wear it when required Most Rockwell Lab Products […]

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Nacrophoric Behavior of Insects and How Termidor Works

Nacrophoric Behavior of Insects and How Termidor Works Necrophoric behavior of the Argentine ant, Linepithema humile (Mayr) (Hymenoptera: Formicidae), and its implications for horizontal transfer of slow-acting insecticides 05“demonstrated that necrophoresis was an important behavior facilitating the horizontal transfer of fipronil.” http://www.pmaapestworld.com/PW08YoungScientist/documents/ChoeDong-HwanResearch.pdf Horizontal Transfer of Insecticides in Laboratory Colonies of the Argentine Ant (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) […]

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The Repellency Myth Are Pyrethroids Really Repellant?

The Repellency Myth Are Pyrethroids Really Repellant? For years we have been hearing from manufacturers and studies that pyrethroids are repellent yet where are the studies to prove it. I even talked about it in a previous podcast on repellency. I have spoken to many manufactures reps tell me that pyrethroids by nature are repellents and […]

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So I want a website I want to be on facebook and have a YouTube channel what will that cost.

So I want a website I want to be on facebook and have a YouTube channel what will that cost. For additional info see our first podcast on website development In order to go online, you must have a clear strategy what is it that you want to accomplish. I want a website to give us […]

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Synergize Your Pesticides Synergist PBO & MGk 264

A Synergist work by increasing the lethality and effectiveness of natural and synthetic pesticides. Synergists have been used commercially for about 50 years By themselves, synergists are considered nontoxic. However, that is debatable. The mode of action of the majority of synergists is to block the metabolic systems that would otherwise break down insecticide molecules. […]

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ECO Friendly Pest Control Dealing with the 25B Hype

There less than a handful of studies on 25b exempt study to prove residual. The majority of 25b products on the market are not manufactured by chemists but by marketers. There are no real efficacy studies in the field with multiple pest species almost all studies are performed in vitro. Only one product on the […]

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On Page SEO [2017 UPDATE]

New On Page SEO Strategies To Grow The original on page seo podcast is about 2 years old but very relevant. Target Key Word Google Adwords LSI Key Words Searches related to Google Suggest Short URL 2 to 5 words Titles Numbers & Brackets Media Images Keywords Photo & Video Exif Meta Tag Seo Include Metadata […]

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The Rebirth Of The Podcast What has happened in the last 6 months?

We are back with new podcast episodes We rebuilt our web site. Sales have doubled in the past 4 months. We stopped doing many services. I’m in the field 10 to 12 hours per day. It’s way easier to find customers than employees, We can’t find qualified people to work. What will the new podcast […]

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Penetration Adherence Spreadability Using An Adjuvant To Get Better Pest Control.

Penetration Adherence Spreadability Using An Adjuvant To Get Better Pest Control. Adjuvant Behavior Water droplet size Adherence Improved droplet coverage Reduces droplet surface tension droplet stays on the leaf Improve distribution on leaf surface Enhances penetration through cuticle Ajuvants Enhances Performance Herbicide Weed Control Fungicides Disease Control Insecticides Insect Control Fertilizer Absorption Shout Out Nicholas […]

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