School IPM Best Practices
This online resource provides easy-to-use information to assist implementation of integrated pest management on school property and facilitate reduced dependence on pesticides. Integrated pest management, or IPM, is a science-based approach to dealing with pests that uses sensible methods to protect human health and the environment, and generally reduces the cost of traditional pest treatments. Pests can be insects, plant diseases, weeds, or animals.
Resources for Different Roles
|School Nurses||Administrators, Teachers,
Staff, and Parents
|School Grounds and
How to Practice Integrated Pest Management
Site Specific Best Management Practices for School IPM
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