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02/16/2021

Results from the 2021 Interstate Pest Management Conference

Last Month more than 600 pest control professionals joined together for the first-ever Virtual Interstate Pest Management Conference (IPMC). So, what did attendees think of the conference?

Maryland State Pest Control Association to Host 2021 Virtual Interstate Pest Management Conference
01/13/2021

Maryland State Pest Control Association to Host 2021 Virtual Interstate Pest Management Conference

For Immediate Release

(Annapolis, MD) — Maryland State Pest Control Association (MSPCA) will be hosting its annual Interstate Pest Management Conference (IPMC) on January 27-29, 2021. The event will take place virtually and feature a variety of experts in the field.

Essential Pest Control Workers and COVID-19 Vaccine in MD
12/27/2020

Essential Pest Control Workers and COVID-19 Vaccine in MD

Tell Your State Officials to Allow for Essential Pest Control Workers to Receive the Voluntary COVID-19 Vaccine Immediately After Healthcare Workers and High-risk Individuals!

In addition to NPMA’s ongoing advocacy efforts and our formal request on December 11th, 2020, to the Centers for Disease Control’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP), our industry has been advocating for essential pest control workers to be prioritized to receive the COVID-19 vaccine in phase 1b.

A Letter from the President
12/02/2020

A Letter from the President

By: Samantha Forrest

We are all looking forward to a New Year in 2021! Over this last year, MSPCA has provided helpful resources and information regarding COVID-19 to help keep our members up to date, and we will continue to do that through the new year! 2020, has been challenging but a busy year for the pest control industry and we have made progress despite the pandemic trying to keep us down.

Interstate Conference
11/22/2020

Interstate Conference

January 27-29, 2021 on ZOOM

If you attend one industry event in 2021, make it the Interstate Pest Management Conference - IPMC. This premier event is designed to get you the credits you need in one day, covering more categories than ever before, including Turf and Ornamental categories. 

Fred Neil Scholarship Recipients Announced!
10/23/2020

Fred Neil Scholarship Recipients Announced!

Scholarship Winners Give Their Testimonials

My name is Allyson Atkinson and I want to start off by saying I am so grateful for the opportunity to have applied for this scholarship in the first place, let alone have won it for three years in a row. Each year my books get more expensive and especially this year with things being online and an adjustment into my senior year.

MSPCA's President Receives Women in Excellence Award from NPMA!
10/21/2020

MSPCA's President Receives Women in Excellence Award from NPMA!

Awards were presented on October 15, 2020

The National Pest Management Association's (NPMA's) Women of Excellence Award recognizes women who advance the pest management industry every day, in every way. This year’s award recognizes one of our own, President of the Maryland State Pest Control Association (MSPCA), Andrea Brubaker.

WHY MSPCA?
10/09/2020

WHY MSPCA?

MSPCA wants to hear from you! Why do you love being a member? Is it access to education, professional development, networking opportunities, business growth, industry updates, or all the above? Tell us your story so that we can continue providing you with valuable member benefits. Here is what we need from you:

06/25/2020

Renew Your MSPCA Dues Today!

The Maryland State Pest Control Association (MSPCA) is focused on providing education and services for individuals and organizations in the pest control industry. MSPCA is your unique and valuable one-stop center for the tools, knowledge, and information you need to grow your business.

Recognize MSPCA Members Helping During COVID-19
06/01/2020

Recognize MSPCA Members Helping During COVID-19

Across America, and around the world, we are seeing stories every day about companies doing what is needed to make products and providing services that are essential in the battle against coronavirus. These are unique challenges and MSPCA would like to recognize our members who have stepped up to aid in the relief effort to say thank you.

05/12/2020

Overcome Barriers and Capture Your Value-Added Savings

Presenter: Tim Underhill

When businesses reopen, many of your customers will be focused on ways to cut cost and increase profits. Price is going to be their major focus. Distributors and manufacturers need to be able to show savings based on Total Cost, not just price. In this webinar will review the top four barriers in capturing your value-added services and how to overcome them.

03/17/2020

MSPCA Special Alert: Coronavirus & Essential Services

Over the past several days as more information on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) is being disseminated by the federal, state and local governments, there has been a push to classify industries as essential or non-essential. Those deemed as essential can continue to operate as more quarantines and restrictions are put in place.

MSPCA Savings4Members
06/09/2019

MSPCA Savings4Members

MSPCA partnered with Savings4Members to provide you with access to cost savings programs to help you spend less time worrying about expenses; so you can focus on customers, sales, and running your business. Through Savings4Members you have access to various discounts with national vendors to help you buy and save on products and services you use every day.

Fred Neil Scholarship Applications
09/07/2018

Fred Neil Scholarship Applications

This scholarship is available only to children or employees of eligible member firms.