Integrated Pest Management Insights

April 15, 2015
New England Bees Have New Ally

A group of professionals are protecting existing bee habitat on farms, open land, and in natural areas.

April 15, 2015
Perspectives on the Pollinator Issue

The Northeastern IPM Center provides the following synopsis of two prevailing views on neonicotinoids and pollinators. Our goal is to bring this scientific discussion to your attention, not necessarily to promote either view.

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.

April 15, 2015
Resources on IPM and Pollinators

Resources from the April 2015 special issue of IPM Insights, all about pollinators.

April 15, 2015
IPM and Pollinators - Coordinated Action

Government sponsors are coordinating the actions of researchers, educators, beekeepers, and growers in the field in ways that could help reverse pollinator decline.

April 15, 2015
April 2015 Download

The April 2015 issue of IPM Insights on Pollinators and IPM is now available as a downloadable e-book.

February 12, 2015
Belmaker Fills StopPests Position

Dennise Belmaker has joined the StopPests in Housing Program at the Northeastern IPM Center.

January 29, 2015
Thousands Line Up for Bed Bug Webinar

Over 3,000 people registered for a recent webinar on bed bug prevention and management hosted by the StopPests in Housing Program of the Northeastern IPM Center.

January 29, 2015
A Sustainable Way to Protect Vegetables - Cover Crops

Growers who use cover crops not only can improve soil health, but also protect vegetables from soilborne pathogens.

January 29, 2015
IPM Resources January 2015

Resources from the January 2015 issue of IPM Insights

January 29, 2015
New Director Assesses Priorities for Region

Steve Young, the new director of the Northeastern IPM Center, will emphasize communication and education as he assesses priorities for the region.

January 29, 2015
Growers, Scientists Tackle Spotted Wing Drosophila

Growers in the Northeast could lose tens of thousands of dollars per farm each year as they try to manage SWD.

January 29, 2015
January 2015 Download

The January 2015 issue of IPM Insights is now available as a downloadable e-book.

January 26, 2015
Published Grants Expert Jana Hexter Named Grants and Partnerships Coordinator

The Northeastern IPM Center has a new grants and partnerships coordinator. Jana Hexter joins the staff and fills a key position at the Center.

December 29, 2014
Celebrate National Vinegar Day by Using Vinegar...to Trap This Invasive Fly

If you have any raspberry-infused vinegar on your shelf, you might already know about the invasive spotted wing drosophila and how raspberry growers are worried about it.

December 19, 2014
How to Trap Spotted Wing Drosophila

Catch spotted wing drosophila by placing homemade kombucha in a trap made from a two-liter bottle.

November 7, 2014
Susannah Reese Named StopPests Program Coordinator

Six months after joining the Northeastern IPM Center as a consultant and trainer, Susannah Reese will lead the StopPests in Housing Program as its program coordinator.

October 31, 2014
Our Story on Spotted Wing Drosophila an Example of Successful IPM

A story Chris Gonzales wrote about our team’s work on spotted wing drosophila now appears in eLS, published through Wiley and Sons.

September 29, 2014
IPM Resources Fall 2014

Resources from the Fall 2014 issue of IPM Insights.

September 29, 2014
From Asia: Sustainable Insights into Stink Bugs

A collection of articles originally published in Asia yields a bounty of insights into the brown marmorated stink bug.