Are Bed Bugs Cannibals?

Our industry is all-too familiar with the unpleasant implications of bed bug infestations, whether that be their vampire-like dependency on human blood, or their alarming reproductive practice of traumatic insemination. Despite having this knowledge, in our field there is the frequently asked question Are bed bugs cannibalistic? That is, do they resort to sucking blood … Read more

Aprehend Training, Part 1: Bed Bug Biology

  Hungry for some bed bug info? The first installment of Aprehend Training, Bed Bug Biology, quickly discusses the basics of the bed bug life cycle and how that can influence your treatment protocol and follow-up strategy.  Dr. Jenkins also discusses bed bug “traumatic insemination” and how that may contribute to an infestation spreading to … Read more

In case you missed it…

Dr. Nina Jenkins, our Chief Technical Officer, presented at the 2021 PCT Vendor Showcase. This well-attended session discusses the important elements of bed bug biology and how to use this knowledge in the implementation of bed bug management programs using Aprehend. You’ll also learn how to reduce customer preparation requirements and opportunities for offering quarterly … Read more

Aprehend Proactive Protocol for Hotels-Motels

Click here to view the printable document. Scheduling Applications of Aprehend should be applied in each room on a quarterly schedule. The hotel can be divided in to 4 sections with all rooms in one section being treated each month. Alternatively, schedule treatments to include all rooms over a number of days until complete. If … Read more

Aprehend Proactive Protocol for Multi-Unit Housing

Click here to view the printable document. Recommendations for remediation and ongoing proactive servicing This protocol assumes that some active infestations exist in the building. Inspections of each unit can be conducted at the time of scheduled treatment, this saves time, and active infestations are identified and treated immediately. All units will be treated, so … Read more

SOLD OUT – Spray Kit Closeout!

For 2021, we standardized on the most popular pouch for the Aprehend Spray Kit, which is the “Shoulder” Pouch. This means we still have a few of the Waist Pouches remaining from 2020 inventory. For a limited time (while supplies last), you can enjoy the closeout sale price of $125 for the Low Volume Spray Kit … Read more

Closures & Shipping, 2020 Holidays

From our families to yours…Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays, and all the usual year-end accolades!!    In observation of the upcoming Holidays:   ConidioTec will be closed on December 24, 25, 31, and January 1.    Please pay attention to these hours of operation and consider the possibility for extended delivery times due to carrier chaos … Read more

Aprehend Case Study (The Pest Posse episode 169)

If you haven’t seen the recent Aprehend Case Study done by the folks over at The Pest Posse, please check it out at the link below.  This case study was done to demonstrate the use of Aprehend as a preventive bed bug service as well as the effectiveness of Aprehend at a 65+ retirement community … Read more

Free 30-Minute Aprehend Webinar

Wednesday, December 16 at 2:00 (EST) Free, 30-minute webinar, “An Introduction to Aprehend® for the Control and Prevention of Bed Bug Infestations” will give a quick primer on the use of Aprehend to eliminate bed bugs. If you haven’t adopted Aprehend into your bed bug protocol, check this out to see what you’ve been missing. Join Nina … Read more

See us at the Virtual Global Bed Beg Summit!

Come see us at the 2020 Global Bed Bug Summit Aprehend is proud to be platinum sponsor of the 2020 Global Bed Bug Summit. It’s virtual this year, so everyone can attend. Wednesday and Thursday, December 2-3, you’ll join the pest management community for cutting-edge education on a broad range of topics, including overcoming challenges … Read more