Black swallow-wort seeds (Cynanchum louiseae). Leslie J. Mehrhoff, University of Connecticut, Bugwood.org

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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 26, 2015 Several USDA NIFA Grant Opportunities Recently Released: Applicants May Contact Us

The USDA NIFA has released several grant requests for applications for research, education, and extension projects. Staff at the Northeastern IPM Center have reviewed all of these RFAs and identified grant opportunities where IPM-related activities and projects could be relevant.