Jaldhi Trivedi at PestWorld 2018 – Orlando, Florida

Jaldhi Trivedi at PestWorld 2018 – Orlando, Florida

Elite Corporation CEO and IPCA President Jaldhi Trivedi participated in the PestWorld 2018 at Orlando, Florida from 23-26 October 2018. Every year, NPMA gathers thousands of pest management professionals from across the globe to offer opportunities for information sharing, provide access to the latest products, services, and technologies in the 100,000 square foot exhibit hall,…

रासायनिक कीटनाशकों के इस्तेमाल से पर्यावरण एवं स्वास्थ्य को खतरा

रासायनिक कीटनाशकों के इस्तेमाल से पर्यावरण एवं स्वास्थ्य को खतरा

रासायनिक कीटनाशकों का इस्तेमाल पर्यावरण, जमीन और स्वास्थ्य तीनों के लिए हानिकारक है। देश में कीट नियंत्रण (पेस्ट कंट्रोल) उद्योग को रासायनिक कीटनाशकों के निर्माण से मुक्ति दिलाने के लिए सरकार को आगे आने की जरूरत है।

Basic Integrated Pest Management for Food Plants

Basic Integrated Pest Management for Food Plants

Jaldhi Trivedi, CEO, Elite Corporation has successfully completed the Pest Management Course of ‘Basic Integrated Pest Management for Food Plants’ – AIB International Certification Course at FAOPMA Pest Summit 2017, Chiang Mai, Thailand on November 24, 2017.

New dengue virus confirmed in India

New dengue virus confirmed in India

A new dengue virus has been confirmed for the first time in the country. Scientists at Pune-based National Institute of Virology (NIV), who spotted it and had been tracking it, said the new virus of an Asian genotype…

My Goals for IPCA

My Goals for IPCA

I am truly overwhelmed with the response to my earlier announcement in the form of phone calls, emails, SMS and Facebook comments that I have received in the past 2 weeks from a large number of IPCA members. I thank you all for your kind words, appreciation and support.

IPCA Elections 2017

IPCA Elections 2017

IPCA is celebrating its Golden Jubilee (1967-2017) this year. The Golden Jubilee Convention of IPCA and Annual General Meeting/Elections will be held at Pune from the 19th to 21st August 2017. I take this opportunity to inform all of you that I am contesting for the post of President of the Indian Pest Control Association for the term 2017-2019.

79% dengue breeding sites in highrises: BMC

79% dengue breeding sites in highrises: BMC

Around 79% of the breeding spots of the dengue-causing Aedes Aegypti mosquitoes found in this survey were in highrises and housing societies. The slums, where more than 50% of the city’s population resides, accounted for around 21% of the roughly 9,000 breeding spots found in 2016 so far.

Dengue: Spurt in dengue cases across Mumbai

Dengue: Spurt in dengue cases across Mumbai

Two women in their 40s died of dengue in the first two weeks of September, taking the year’s toll to three.While an unidentified 45-year-old woman from Malvan district, who was in the city to visit her son in Vikhroli, became the first dengue casualty this monsoon last Thursday, a 42-year old woman from Yogi Nagar in Borivli died of dengue hemorrhagic fever at Kokilaben Ambani Hospital in Andheri on Monday.

Advances in Urban Pest Management workshop

Advances in Urban Pest Management workshop

As part our our endeavor to keep up with the latest in Pest Control Management technology and information Mr. Jaldhi Trivedi recently participated in a workshop titled -‘Advances in Urban Pest Management’ organised by National Institute of Plant Health Management (NIPHM), Hyderabad and IPCA.

Kandivli woman first lepto death this year

Kandivli woman first lepto death this year

Mumbai: The city registered this year’s first rain-related fatality when a 35-year-old Kandivli resident succumbed to lung complications arising out of a leptospirosis infection on Friday. The woman, who lived in Jagdamba Chawl of Hanumant Nagar in Kandivli (East), was admitted to Babasaheb Ambedkar Hospital on July 13 and had a history of wading through…

Race against time for Zika vaccine

Race against time for Zika vaccine

Reuters | Jan 31, 2016, 02.46 AM IST Companies and scientists are racing to create a Zika vaccine as concern grows over the mosquito-borne virus that has been linked to severe birth defects and is spreading quickly through the Americas. Zika is now present in 23 countries and territories in the Americas. Brazil, the hardest-hit…

Rat hitches ride on AI dreamliner

Rat hitches ride on AI dreamliner

An Air India flight from Mumbai to London was forced to return to the city, over a suspected rat spotting. The ten-hour flight had been en route for six hours when it had to turn back.

Rising use of glue traps worries animal activists

Rising use of glue traps worries animal activists

Activists working for animal and bird rescue in urban areas are a worried lot seeing the increasing use of glue trap boards for catching rats and other creatures, in spite of the sale of these boards being banned by the Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI).

Ants on train blamed for local’s brake failure

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Mumbai Mirror | Nov 19, 2015, 04.07 AM IST By Kamal Mishra They are tiny, stay in a colony, are very diligent and now it emerges that are capable of bringing a train down and hundreds of passengers along with it. A handful of ants found in the brake box of a local train on…

Menace and cure

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Mosquitoes, besides being a nuisance to mankind, play a major role in the transmission of deadly diseases, including malaria, filariasis, dengue/dengue haemorrhagic fever (DHF)

2 siblings die in Versova flat after pest control

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Bella Jaisinghani, TNN MUMBAI: In a tragic turn of events at a Versova housing society, two young siblings believed to be in their twenties died an unnatural death by alleged pesticide poisoning. Rehab and Rameez Chougule, children of a prominent female social worker of Versova, were rushed to hospital Wednesday after being found under “toxic…