Moth larva (Hypena opulenta) for biological control of swallow-wort. Richard Casagrande, University of Rhode Island

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August 25, 2014 Water for Food

The 2014 Water for Food Global Conference will be held October 19–22 in Seattle, WA. Experts from around the world will explore how the data revolution can help address the need for global water and food security.

August 19, 2014 The Northeastern IPM Center Is Hiring!

Two positions are open at the Northeastern IPM Center, located in Ithaca, NY: an Extension Educator and a Program/Evaluations Specialist.

August 14, 2014 Pest Management Information in Spanish

The Northeastern IPM Center is publishing a growing collection of information about pests in both English and Spanish. Recent additions to the collection are a page dedicated to brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB) and database of IPM resources.

July 22, 2014 USDA Researchers Identify Stink Bug Attractant

USDA researchers have deciphered the chemical signals BMSB uses to attract other stink bugs, opening the door to the development of new traps and pest control technologies.