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

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January 29, 2015 New Director Assesses Priorities for Region

Steve Young, the new director of the Northeastern IPM Center, will emphasize communication and education as he assesses priorities for the region.



January 29, 2015 A Sustainable Way to Protect Vegetables - Cover Crops

Growers who use cover crops not only can improve soil health, but also protect vegetables from soilborne pathogens.



January 27, 2015 Robots Could Have a New Job on the Farm

David Slaughter at UC Davis is researching automated weed control solutions using robotic cultivators. Source: Capital Public Radio, January 26, 2015.



January 26, 2015 Published Grants Expert Jana Hexter Named Grants and Partnerships Coordinator

The Northeastern IPM Center has a new grants and partnerships coordinator. Jana Hexter joins the staff and fills a key position at the Center.