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