We promote and fund integrated pest management for environmental, human health, and economic benefits.
The April 2016 issue of IPM Insights focuses on Pest Resistance.
The Bugwood Network archives and catalogs high-quality images of pests by taxonomic category.
We hear increasingly about resistance by insects, weeds, and diseases to human-made attempts to control them.
Since 1972, streptomycin resistance of Erwinia amylovora in apples has spread, making control of fire blight even more difficult.
The Colorado potato beetle attacks one of Maine’s most reliable and stable crops, and its resistance to insecticides is now prevalent.
The April 2016 issue of IPM Insights on Pest Resistance is now available as a downloadable PDF.
Resources from the April 2016 issue of IPM Insights.
In 2016, the Northeastern IPM Center awarded more than $250,000 for research and outreach through its competitive IPM Partnership Grants program.
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David Mortensen has studied the dramatic rise in the number and extent of weed species resistant to glyphosate, a widely-used herbicide.