Bird control licences

Bird control licences – Secretary of State seeks evidence regarding impacts of licensing changes, via public consultation. Pest controllers urged to contribute.

Following the revocation of 3 bird control general licences by Natural England, this call for evidence seeks views on the use of general licences for the management of certain wild birds. This is an opportunity for those involved in bird control to contribute directly to the DEFRA consultation. Those involved in bird control need to…

General licences for bird control

Natural England revokes three general licences for controlling certain wild birds as of Thursday 25 April 2019

Natural England revokes three general licences for controlling certain wild birds as of Thursday 25 April 2019 These licences (GL 04/05/06) cover 16 species of birds including several members of the crow family, Canada goose, some gulls and pigeons. The change follows a legal challenge to the way the licences have been issued, which could…

Gulls

Gulls are our Pest of the Month for January. Smaller pest species of gull such as the Common Gull & Black Headed Gull can reach up to 42cm (16.5 inches) in length and 480g (16oz) in weight. Whilst the larger Herring, Lesser & Greater Black Backed Gulls can reach up to 78cm (30 inches) in…

PPC Live

PPC Live 2018

The countdown is on for PPC Live! Come and join us on Wednesday 14th March 2018 at the Three Counties Showground in Malvern, Worcestershire. Stop by stand 43 and we’ll share with you our brand new 2018 catalogue, plus so much more. We’ll be exhibiting our latest products including PX Viribus, and we will be…

Starting up in Pest Control

Starting up in Pest Control

Considering starting up your own Pest Control Company? Here are a few helpful tips to get you on your way! Look smart: Your appearance needs to be professional at all points of contact with customers. Ranging from clean uniforms and vans to paperwork. Ensure that your brand is professional and consistent. Marketing: Setting up a…