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September 22, 2014 Pest Managers on Green Roofs: Think Before You Jump

Pests find their way onto green roofs just fine, no matter the size and height.

September 22, 2014 A New “IPM Insights” E-Book Is Available for Download

The Fall 2014 issue includes articles about “Pests on Green Roofs,” “Stink Bugs: Insights from Asia,” and “Funded Partnership Projects 2014.”

September 10, 2014 Webinar: Invasive Species Risk Assessment Tools

This webinar will review new species risk assessment tools for plants and animals and provide examples of how federal and state agencies are using them. October 3, 12:00–2:00 pm EDT.

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.