Pennsylvania 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.
September 11, 2014If you happen to see a lot of bugs crawling around the Bryce Jordan Center, they aren't going to be calling any exterminators because it's Penn State's Great Insect Fair! Penn State PhD Candidate Lauren Quevillon fills us in on the educational infestation, including her special research subject "zombie ants"!
September 8, 2014For the past few years, folks in Pennsylvania have heard reports from Midwestern states of continuous corn growers struggling to control populations of western corn rootworms that developed resistance to some Bt corn varieties.
September 8, 2014Having trouble with pests in your greenhouses and high tunnels? Interested in learning more about using biological control to manage them?
September 3, 2014Traps placed on trees located on the border of woods and the first row of orchards, which rarely collected any stink bugs for most of this season, now are indicating larger populations of brown marmorated stink bug nymphs and adults.
August 28, 2014Why are pollinators so important to our daily lives? Find out at Penn State's Great Insect Fair, taking place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sept. 13, at the Bryce Jordan Center on the University Park campus.
School IPM Online Courses
September 1 - December 19, 2014
ServSafe Food Safety Courses
September 3 - December 10, 2014
Chemicals and Health Course
September 15 - October 26, 2014
Green Cleaning and Infection Control
September 16, 2014
Mid-Atlantic Center for Children's Health & the Environment 12th Annual Conference
September 19, 2014