Philadelphia School and Community Integrated Pest Management Partnership
New Bed Bug Webinar Now Available
April 6, 2015A new bed bug webinar for health care professionals is now available online. The Pennsylvania IPM Program (PA IPM) and the National Nursing Centers Consortium (NNCC) partnered to create “Bed Bugs: A Healthy Homes and Integrated Pest Management Perspective for Primary Care Providers”.
New Bed Bug Task Force in Philly
February 18, 2015Bed bugs infestations are on the rise in urban areas across the country, but one city is taking steps to control this growing problem. The Philadelphia Bed Bug Task Force held its first organizational meeting recently, including representatives from apartment associations, realtors, supportive housing, the Philadelphia Health Department, the Philadelphia Street Departments, pest control operators, landlords and residents.
Looking for a Place to Get Warm
February 5, 2015Winter is a cold and windy season and this year is no exception. But people aren’t the only ones looking for a warm place to stay. Pests are looking for shelter, too, as well as water and food sources. This is a great time of year to practice IPM techniques to keep pests from becoming a problem in your school or child care facility.
Household Hazardous Waste Collection Programs
May 2 - December 11, 2015
Growing Roots in Farm to School Webinar Series
May 13-28, 2015
Reducing Lawn Fertilizer Use and Stormwater Runoff Workshop
June 9, 2015