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.
October 13, 2014What do pests and plastic toys have in common? Both are environmental hazards that are commonly encountered in child care settings.
October 13, 2014They don't make fruit and vegetables inedible as some insects do, but stink bugs can turn a beauty of an apple or berry or ear of corn into a beast destined for food processing.
October 6, 2014Fall is the time of year when furry little creatures, such as mice, are looking for a warm place to eat and sleep. Mice are small gray, black or brown rodents with a light colored belly and large ears.
October 6, 2014Food in the classroom… It can bring joy to children’s faces, or elicit groans from teachers and custodians alike. The United States is currently undergoing a food revolution in its schools.
September 29, 2014PA IPM's Maria Gorgo-Gourovitch, latino community outreach coordinator, and Delmy Orellana-Baires, nutrition educator with Nutrition Links, Chester County Cooperative Extension, provided over 2,000 attendees health information on asthma, bed bugs and other topics in Spanish.
Chemicals and Health Course
September 15 - October 26, 2014
School IPM Online Courses
October 1 - December 19, 2014
ServSafe Food Safety Courses
October 2 - December 10, 2014
The Basics of School Integrated Pest Management
October 21, 2014
All Bugs Good and Bad Webinar Series: Where Have All the Honey Bees Gone? Hope for the Future.
November 7, 2014