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

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August 28, 2014 Biopesticide Grant Funded Database

IR-4 has launched a searchable database of IR-4 funded biopesticide projects. Each funded project has useful information, including the title, statement of work, and links to final reports.



August 28, 2014 Webinar: In-House Bed Bug Prevention and Management Plan

Stop Pests in Housing will host a webinar for the affordable housing industry. Dr. Dini Miller and Molly Stedfast will present the results of their research on bed bugs from Virginia Tech’s Dodson Urban Pest Management Lab. September 10, 1:30–2:30 pm EDT.



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.