Pest News   |   July 22, 2020

Target Specialty Products Announces a Business Growth Webinar Series on ‘Tried & True Tips for Tackling Tough to Kill Pests'

Join Target Specialty Products for free training and to earn CEU’s on Thursday, July 30th at 10:30am PDT/1:30pm EST with Speaker, Joe Barile, Technical Service Lead, Bayer Environmental Science.

Santa Fe Springs, CA (July 22, 2020) – Target Specialty Products, a leading value-added service provider of pest and turf and ornamental solutions in the United States and Canada, announced their latest webinar offering along with sponsor Bayer. On Thursday, July 30th Target Specialty Products invites pest and vector professionals to join them for a free Business Growth Webinar Series on ‘Tried & True Tips for Tackling Tough to Kill Pests.’ Re-certification credits have been applied for, for more details click here

Joe Barile, BCE and Technical Service Lead for Bayer’s Environmental Science Division’s Pest Management & Public Health Business Group, will present on those pests that have developed a reputation for being tough to kill such as spiders, scorpions and bed bugs. Learn best practices for managing these pests and when it’s time to break out the big guns. 

Mr. Barile holds a degree in Entomology from the University of Massachusetts. He has been involved in urban and public health pest management since 1979 holding positions with major IPM product manufacturers, in public mosquito control, as a university extension entomologist, as a pest control technician and as the technical director of a multi-branch pest control firm. 

Mr. Barile is a member of the Entomological Society of America, is a Board-Certified Entomologist (since 1986), a member of the American Mosquito Control Association, a member of the Grain Elevator and Protection Society (GEAPS) and holds an appointment as a commissioner for the Bristol County (MA) Mosquito Control Project. 

“Our Target Specialty Products team is committed to our mission of empowering pest and turf professionals to grow their business. In that spirit we are excited to bring you a webinar on those tough to kill pests from an industry legend Mr. Barile. We thank our partner, Bayer Environmental Science, for teaming up to bring the latest treatment best practices to our audience,” said David Helt, Target Specialty Products’ Vice President. 

Pest professionals wishing to learn more can join us free of charge on Thursday, July 30th at 10:30am PDT/1:30pm EST. Attendees are invited to ask questions at the conclusion of the webinar. Please click here to register. 

Look for future Business Growth initiative offerings in the future from Target Specialty Products. Click here to be added to their mailing list and notified of future educational opportunities. 

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About Target Specialty Products

With over 80 years of industry experience, Target Specialty Products is proud to be a leading value-added solutions and service provider of turf and ornamental solutions, pest management, application equipment, supplies and education and training programs. Target Specialty Products serves the Turf and Ornamental and Pest Management markets from 44 locations across the United States and Canada. For additional information, visit us at