26th May 2022 – 08:00 to 13:00

The Killeshin Hotel, Dublin Road, Ballyroan, Portlaoise, Co. Laois, R32 TVW7

IASIS, BASIS and BPCA CPD points are available


Registration & Refreshments




Welcome and Introduction

Graham Bingham, Killgerm Chemicals

Graham helps set up the day and lets you know what you can look forward to.


Cholecalciferol: The New Kid on the Block

Sharon Hughes, BASF

A walk through the mode of action and the resistance, toxicological and environmental profiles of cholecalciferol.


The Structure and Function of Insects

Dr. Matthew Davies, Killgerm Chemicals

Discover how the structure of insects relates to their function, linking perfectly with their public health significance. Also, you’ll find out how our knowledge of insects can be used to implement monitoring and control measures. From attraction to UV light, carriage of pathogenic bacteria, to bloodthirsty ectoparasites, there’s something for everyone in this presentation.


The Future of LED Electric Fly Killers

Maike Schmitz, PestWest Electronics

One small step for flies, one giant leap for the future of LED fly killers. Introducing the next generation, and future, of LED fly control units.


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General Industry Updates and New Products

Graham Bingham, Killgerm Chemicals

A participatory demonstration detailing the installation and preparation that goes into effectively using the Bird Free range.


Selontra® Training

Sharon Hughes, BASF

In this full Selontra® training programme, you will discover why Selontra® is your best choice for rodent control, learn about the technology behind it and the step-by-step Selontra® ‘speed baiting’ procedure. In addition, the training also covers key aspects of rodent biology and behaviour, an explanation of Selontra’s different mode of action and its exceptional palatability and efficacy.



Irish Pest Control Association


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Fill in your details on the below form to register for the Portlaoise mini-workshop.