Transport® GHP Testimonial – Half the Volume Use and Lower Retreat Rates.

Transport® GHP Testimonial – Half the Volume Use and Lower Retreat Rates.

Chase Hazelwood is general manager of Go-Forth Pest & Lawn Service. An avid sports fan, he plays soccer all year long and closely follows the Charlotte Panthers. He and his wife, Leah, have two small children. Watch a video of Chase here In 1959, my grandfather, Frank Goforth, started a one-man pest management operation in High Point, N.C., now known as Go-Forth Pest & Lawn Service. My father, Chuck Hazelwood, took over in 1981, and I began running the business in 2008. For years, we handled strictly termite and pest management, but we established the lawn care division in 2011. Most of our business is residential customers within a 75-mile radius of High Point. Our 25 employees include two full-time lawn care specialists, four full-time termite technicians, 12 route technicians and a six-person office staff. We always set up ride-alongs to train our technicians. But it didn’t matter how many times we trained, there were always mistakes. We started using Transport® GHP insecticide in June 2011 as our primary insecticide. It provides excellent control and long residual. But the number one thing I like about it is that there is no measuring. The water-soluble packets make applications so much easier. Plus, it is a wettable powder formulation, which I really like. They seem to hold up better and have less environmental impact. Before Transport GHP, we weren’t happy with our retreat rates. We needed something with a longer residual. We found that Transport GHP stays on the surface longer. Now, we are not getting any spider retreats – and hardly any ant retreats. From 2011 to 2012, our retreat...