Syngenta Tech Talk - Mosquitoes and Rodents


8:00 am - 10:00 am


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Agserv Sydney
6/105 Derby Street, Silverwater, NSW, 2128

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Presented by Peter Ambrose-Pearce – Technical Services Lead, Syngenta PPM

Session 1 – Mosquitoes

As urban pests, mosquitoes cause significant headaches for commercial businesses and residents alike – not to mention the health risk they pose as carriers of diseases such as the Ross River virus, or dengue fever in the north of Australia.

In this session we cover:

• Mosquito Identification and Biology
• Inspecting Treatment Areas
• Treatments
• Larvicides
• Thermal Fogging
• Vector Spray Application (adulticide)
• Chemical Application Challenges

Session 2 – Rodents

Not only can rodents cause damage to appliances and structures, but they can also threaten the health of your customers.

In this session we cover:

• Inspection, identification and environment
• Biology and behavior
• Bait selection and placement
• Brodifacoum – Why TALON®?
• Monitoring and expectations
• Native species and off target poisonings
• Baiting tips


Bookings are closed for this event.