The NPTA is pleased to confirm seminar details for this year’s PestTech in Milton Keynes.
Presentations at PestTech 2018
09.30 – 09.45 John Hope NPTA
Welcome and ‘A new Resource for NPTA Members’
What our new Technical Manager can do for you.
10.00 – 10.45 Richard Moseley Bayer
‘The British Retail Consortium – what do they want from Pest Controllers?’
The results of a recent market survey involving 200 food industry sites and 200 pest controllers.
11.00 – 11.45 David Cross RAMPs
‘Update on the Use of Aluminium Phosphide for Vertebrate Control’
There have been many recent changes in the use of this very valuable control method. Are you fully up to date?
12.00 – 12.45 Pest Control Workshop: ‘Tales of Resistance’
Emily Coan Reading University
‘Genetic resistance has plagued the worldwide success of anticoagulant rodenticides. This is an ongoing battle but there are ways you can help map the spread of these genetic outbreaks.’
13.00 – 13.45 Martin Ball Wildlife Incident Investigation Scheme
‘When an Inspector Calls’
The Wildlife Incident Investigation Scheme (WIIS), what it is, how it operates and who is involved in it.
14.00 – 14.45 Abigail Reade The Tree Bee Society
Urban Buzz – Codes of Best Practice for Bees
The special skills needed when dealing with bees, both honey and bumble.
15.00 – 15.45 Simon Whitehead
‘Rabbiting – in the Past, the Present and the Future’
The future looks to be very challenging….