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

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March 26, 2015 USDA NIFA Announces Three Grant Program Opportunities

RFAs are now available for grant programs covering the methyl bromide transitions program, canola development, and potato breeding research.



March 23, 2015 Lanternfly Targeted for Eradication

Efforts to eliminate the invasive spotted lanternfly will begin this spring in Pennsylvania. Source: Good Fruit Grower, March 23, 2015.



March 16, 2015 2015 Partnership Grants to Tackle Regional, Global IPM Issues

The Northeastern IPM Center has awarded over $400,000 for research and outreach through the 2015 IPM Partnership Grants, a competitive program supported by funds from USDA’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture.



February 12, 2015 Belmaker Fills StopPests Position

Dennise Belmaker has joined the StopPests in Housing Program at the Northeastern IPM Center.