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

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May 5, 2015 New Tree Fruit Pest and Beneficial Search Tool

A new search engine for identifying diseases, insect and mite pests and beneficials of tree fruit is now online. The search can be accessed from the MSU IPM website.



April 30, 2015 Video: New England Apple Growers Battle Pests with IPM

The New England Apple Association has produced a three-part video series on IPM in the apple orchard. This engaging series explains aspects of IPM and makes them accessible to a wider audience.



April 15, 2015 The Pollinator Puzzle - IPM Experts Seek Keys to Honey Bee Health

In 2006, managed honey bee colonies began to die off in large numbers without explanation. Scientists believe this problem may be caused by multiple factors, including disease, nutrition, genetics, parasites, pesticides, and other environmental stresses.



April 15, 2015 Pollinators in Resources Database

The Northeastern IPM Center’s Resources Database lets you search the category “pollinator.”