Integrated Pest Management Insights

July 18, 2019
Update to Pesticide Guide that Aims to Reduce Risk to Pollinators

The Pollinator Network at Cornell and the Cornell University Department of Entomology, in consultation with the Cornell Pesticide Management Education Program, recently released the 2018 edition of the Pesticide Decision-Making Guide to Protect Pollinators in Tree Fruit Orchards.

July 18, 2019
Northeastern IPM Center's Susannah Reese, StopPests in Housing Program Featured at Bed Bug Summit
Northeastern IPM Center's Susannah Reese, StopPests in Housing Program Featured at Bed Bug Summit

In November 2018, Susannah Reese of the Northeastern IPM Center’s StopPests in Housing program was a featured speaker at the Global Bed Bug Summit.

July 18, 2019
June 2019 Download

The June 2019 issue of IPM Insights is now available as a downloadable PDF.

January 21, 2019
New National IPM Road Map Sets Priorities for the Science
New National IPM Road Map Sets Priorities for the Science

The latest edition of the National Road Map for Integrated Pest Management was released in September, marking the first significant update to the document since 2013.

January 21, 2019
Upcoming Spotted Lanternfly Webinars
Upcoming Spotted Lanternfly Webinars

In conjunction with the New York State IPM Program and the Department of Agriculture and Markets, the Northeastern IPM Center will host a collection of SLF webinars, titled “Spotted Lanternfly Basics,” in the coming months.

January 21, 2019
Staffing Update
Staffing Update

The Northeastern IPM Center has welcomed three new staff members over the last few months, including a new director.

January 21, 2019
Northeastern IPM Center Receives $4 Million Renewal Grant
Northeastern IPM Center Receives $4 Million Renewal Grant

The Northeastern IPM Center has received an award from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture to continue its work.

January 21, 2019
Toolbox Webinars
Toolbox Webinars

Following is a list of the Toolbox webinars we hosted this past September. We expect to host another series in spring 2019.

January 21, 2019
Stink Bug Identification Kits Are Available
Stink Bug Identification Kits Are Available

To aid in accurate identification and education, the Northeastern IPM Center offers BMSB identification kits, free of charge.

January 16, 2019
January 2019 Download

The January 2019 issue of IPM Insights is now available as a downloadable PDF.

July 26, 2018
July 2018 Download

The July 2018 issue of IPM Insights is now available as a downloadable PDF.

July 26, 2018
Ideas for Your Nuisance Deer Conservation Program
Ideas for Your Nuisance Deer Conservation Program

Imagine that you could hire a consultant to help you deal with the ecological damage caused by having too many deer in your municipality.

July 26, 2018
Pest Management Databases Infographic
Pest Management Databases Infographic

What free, online databases are there about pest management? These are six big ones.

July 26, 2018
A Guide to Minimum Risk Pesticides
A Guide to Minimum Risk Pesticides

The New York State IPM Program has a new online resource that provides helpful information about minimum risk pesticide ingredients.

July 26, 2018
Update: Biopesticide for Bed Bugs
Update: Biopesticide for Bed Bugs

A new fungal biopesticide spray developed at Penn State with funding from a Regional IPM grant is effective against immature and adult bed bugs.

July 24, 2018
Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Management Survey for Commercial Producers
Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Management Survey for Commercial Producers

Participate in a nation-wide survey to gather information from farmers and growers on the economic impact of the brown marmorated stink bug (BMSB) on agriculture.

March 19, 2018
To Stop Bed Bugs in Affordable Housing: Keys to Success
To Stop Bed Bugs in Affordable Housing: Keys to Success

Managers need to take a proactive approach to pest control, especially for bed bugs.

March 19, 2018
Risk Management Case Study: School IPM
Risk Management Case Study: School IPM

Since children spend much of their time at school, it makes sense to use only least-toxic methods.

March 19, 2018
How IPM Works as Risk Management
How IPM Works as Risk Management

IPM can reduce actual risks—not just the financial effects of risks after a loss.

March 19, 2018
Resources March 2018

Resources from the March 2018 issue of IPM Insights.