We promote and fund integrated pest management for environmental, human health, and economic benefits.
The April 2017 issue of IPM Insights focuses on Whole Farm Management (joint issue with NESARE).
The idea of “whole farm” pest management came to life recently for growers in the Northeast.
That cockroach creeping across your neighbor’s apartment floor is certainly spewing forth tiny asthma-triggering allergens—a vicious band of Wild West gunmen raiding the whole farm of human dwellings.
Resources from the April 2017 issue of IPM Insights.
The April 2017 issue of IPM Insights on Whole Farm Management is now available as a downloadable PDF.
Some plants emit chemical “help” signals that call natural enemies—such as beneficial insects—to their aid.
Change can be rapid or slow in forming, requiring years of stimuli, until one day something clicks, or just makes more sense.