Author Archives: Laurie Vial

U of I seeks Assistant Professor of Social Dimensions of the Environment- Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences

College of Agricultural, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences (ACES) University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign  Assistant Professor of Social Dimensions of the Environment- Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences (NRES) in the College of Agricultural, … Continue reading

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Northeastern IPM Center seeks director

Director – Northeastern IPM Center  Senior Extension Associate Cornell Cooperative Extension College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) Cornell University Ithaca, New York The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) is a pioneer of purpose-­driven science and Cornell University’s second … Continue reading

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Montana State University seeks Research Associate – Crop Physiology Program

Research Associate – Crop Physiology Program *Kalispell, MT*  Montana State University – Northwestern Ag Research Center Location: Kalispell, Montana Salary: 32000 – 35000 Type: Full Time – Professional Specialization: Agronomy, Crop Science Category: Research Preferred Education: Masters The individual will support the field crop physiology … Continue reading

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The North Central Consumer Horticulture IPM Working Group harnessed the power of the internet to reach gardeners with training modules

North Central Consumer Horticulture Integrated Pest Management (IPM) The North Central Consumer Horticulture IPM Working Group harnessed the power of the internet to reach gardeners, including Extension Master Gardeners and garden center employees, in the United States and Canada with … Continue reading

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Corn growers and environmental advocate find ways to work together

Corn growers and environmental advocate find ways to work together From IPM in the South By Rosemary Hallberg In Delta Farm Press The idea that the National Corn Growers Association would fall in line with the Environmental Defense Fund views seems … Continue reading

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FY 18 Farm to school grant announced

Document Type: Grants Notice  Funding Opportunity Number: USDA-FNS-F2S-2018 Funding Opportunity Title: FY 18 Farm to school Grant Opportunity Category: Discretionary Opportunity Category Explanation: Funding Instrument Type: Grant Category of Funding Activity: Food and Nutrition Category Explanation: Expected Number of Awards: … Continue reading

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Virginia Tech seeks aquatic entomologist

Virginia Tech’s Department of Entomology seeks to attract a tenured or tenure-track faculty member in the area of aquatic entomology, and priority will be given to applications at the Assistant Professor rank.  This position is a part of a robust … Continue reading

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Climate’s Effects on Flowers Critical for Bumble Bees

Climate’s Effects on Flowers Critical for Bumble Bees From IPM in the South By Rosemary Hallberg by Mick Kulikowski, NC State University In a study that shows the importance of climate change on critical pollinators, North Carolina State University researchers found … Continue reading

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Webinar: Estimating Pesticide Risk to Improve Product Selection and IPM Program Evaluation

Pesticides are invaluable tools for food and fiber production, and undergo careful evaluation prior to registration and commercial availability. Post-registration risks remain, and can be managed through informed product selection, and use-specific mitigation measures. The Pesticide Risk Tool (PRT) is … Continue reading

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Lake Erie Regional Grape Program seeks Viticulture Support Specialist

The Lake Erie Regional Grape Program has an opening for a Viticulture Support Specialist with their 4 person extension team.  The Lake Erie Regional Grape Program (LERGP) was formed to work with the 30,000 acre commercial grape industry in the … Continue reading

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