Module: Introduction to Pest Control

Begin learning module: Introduction to Pest Control

This learning module covers the requirements for effective control and management of pests. The following topics will be discussed:

  • system development
  • the importance of pest control
  • prevention
  • control of pests
  • monitoring.

This learning module is part of the Basic Level Requirements for Food Manufacture program developed by the Food Safety Knowledge Network, a project of Michigan State University, to enhance the technical knowledge of individuals responsible for food safety, especially those working for small or less developed businesses.

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