TO ALL GEORGIA STRUCTURAL PEST CONTROL LICENSEES, INTERESTED PERSONS AND PARTIES:
The Georgia Department of Agriculture (GDA) and Georgia Structural Pest Control Commission (SPCC) announce new guidance and policy to assist the industry with compliance with the current rules of the Georgia Structural Pest Control Act. The compliance fact sheets are posted under guidance policies on the SPCC webpage – www.agr.georgia.gov/spcc
The NEW RULES ARE READY TO READ. Here is a link to the Dept. of Ag. for the New Rules.
A new webpage has been created to host the amended Rules of the Georgia Structural Pest Control Commission (SPCC) which become effective on April 1st. The new page includes all chapters of the rules of the SPCC, the 2014 Residential Building Code (RBC) for under-floor ventilation, the rule implementation, assistance & compliance timeline, Structural Pest Control Act of 1955 and FIFRA. Laws & Regulations webpage - http://www.agr.georgia.gov/laws-and-regulations.aspx
Schal, an international expert in urban entomology, will give the 2015 Alfred M. Boyce Lecture at the University of California, Riverside on Monday, June 1, on the topic of cockroaches, specifically their aversion to sugar.
Jennifer Poore was announced as the new marketing communications manager for the professional pest management business, Ray Daniels as the general insect control product manager and Kristen Fielding as the bait and termite product manager.