Bruce spanworm (Operophtera bruceata). E. Bradford Walker, Vermont Dept. of Forests, Parks and Recreation,

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May 20, 2015 Seminar on Spotted Knapweed

Jessica Gurevitch, professor of ecology and evolution at Stony Brook University, will present on the invasive spotted knapweed on May 27 at 9:00 a.m. in 135 Emerson Hall on the Cornell University campus.

May 14, 2015 Video: Advanced Technology for Precision IPM

We brought together experts from diverse fields to pool knowledge, work together, and discuss high-tech management of pests in crops.

May 13, 2015 Bee Survey: Lower Winter Losses, Higher Summer Losses

Managed honey bee colony losses were 23.1 percent for the 2014–2015 winter. Source: USDA NIFA, May 13, 2015.

May 11, 2015 Job Opportunity: IPM Program Director for California

The University of California’s Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources is seeking a recognized leader to serve as Director of its statewide IPM program. Apply by June 21.