October 2015

September 30, 2015
Resources October 2015

Resources from the October 2015 issue of IPM Insights.

September 30, 2015
On a Wing and a Prayer: Insects from the Sky to the Rescue
On a Wing and a Prayer: Insects from the Sky to the Rescue

Yong-Lak Park, a professor of entomology at West Virginia University, has unusual dreams of flying: He wants drones to deploy natural enemies, not pesticides.

September 30, 2015
Diagnosis from the Air Could Help Farms on the Ground
Diagnosis from the Air Could Help Farms on the Ground

Machinery can be used to survey large expanses of farmland or environmentally sensitive areas, raising interesting possibilities for the problem of excessive nitrogen inputs in a watershed.

September 30, 2015
Moving Integrated Weed Management into the Future
Moving Integrated Weed Management into the Future

Automated systems could identify each and every plant in a farmer’s field and then go on to manage the undesirable ones.

September 30, 2015
A New Age for an Age-Old Problem
A New Age for an Age-Old Problem

Imagine: A fleet of robots maneuvers through a field in which a multitude of different plants—among them carrots, corn, and cauliflower—are growing side by side.

October 1, 2015
October 2015 Download

The October 2015 issue of IPM Insights is now available as a downloadable e-book.