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September 2, 2014 Invasive Insects Taking a Bite from NY Farms

Spotted wing drosophila is threatening NY’s fruit production, but IPM tactics may help combat the invasive pest. Read more about Spotted Wing Drosophila in the Northeast.



September 1, 2014 The Northeastern IPM Center Is Hiring!

Two positions are open at the Northeastern IPM Center: an Extension Educator and a Program/Evaluations Specialist.



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 28, 2014 Biopesticide Grant Funded Database

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