Pennsylvania Integrated Pest Management
Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is economical, effective as well as health and environmentally-sensitive.
IPM is a stepwise approach to pest management that combines accurate knowledge of the pest and level of potential harm with multiple tactics to prevent, reduce or eliminate pests.
An insect that attacks grapes, apples, stone fruits, and pines, and threatens Pennsylvania and the United States.
November 20, 2014Bed bugs are a growing problem across the country, but one city is taking a proactive step, thanks in part to the Pennsylvania IPM Program.
November 19, 2014Want to know why your cucumbers are producing flowers but no fruit? It could be that your flowers are only male. Can’t for the life of you figure out what those white spots on your squash plants are? A new app called PlantVillage may be able to help.
November 18, 2014It is as astonishing as it is sad to watch a ladybug turn into a zombie. Normally ladybugs are sophisticated and voracious predators. A single individual may devour several thousand aphids in a lifetime.
November 18, 2014A group of Penn State entomologists working on a bio-pesticide for locusts and houseflies has found its product also works on bedbugs.
November 18, 2014People seeing the spotted lanternfly for the first time are struck by its sometimes-flashy appearance. But don't let its colorful, butterfly-like veneer fool you, caution entomologists in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences.
School IPM Online Courses
November 1 - December 19, 2014
ServSafe Food Safety Courses
November 5 - December 10, 2014
Making the Case for Environmental Health, Academic Performance and High-Performing Facilities
December 11, 2014
Controlling Bed Bugs in Schools
December 16, 2014
8th International Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Symposium
March 24-26, 2015