Category Archives: General Information

FDA Issues Final Guidance Clarifying FDA and EPA Jurisdiction over Mosquito-Related Products

Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) finalized guidance to provide information on FDA and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) jurisdiction over the regulation of mosquito-related products, including those produced through the use of biotechnology. The final Guidance for … Continue reading

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Nominate a colleague or student for a Friends of Southern IPM Award – Deadline Nov.17

Nominate a colleague or student for a Friends of Southern IPM Award – Deadline November 17 The Southern IPM Center is pleased to release the Calls for Nomination for their annual Friends of Southern IPM Award program. This program recognizes outstanding work in … Continue reading

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Plants on the Move: How Public Gardens Can Help Control Invasive Plants proceedings released

The summit proceedings from Plants on the Move: How Public Gardens Can Help Control Invasive Plants, held at The Morton Arboretum in November 2016 is now available at the following website http://www.mortonarb.org/courses/plants-move-how-public-gardens-can-help-control-invasive-plants In order to move this initiative forward, we will … Continue reading

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Educational film showcases BMPs for protecting pollinators

Educational film showcases BMPs for protecting pollinators From IPM in the South By Rosemary Hallberg In Southeast Farm Press The Coalition for Urban/Rural Environmental Stewardship (CURES), with support from Syngenta, has released an educational film showcasing best-management practices (BMPs) for protecting … Continue reading

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Online Submission of Poster Abstracts for 9th International IPM Symposium opens

Online Submission of Poster Abstracts Is Open  Use this opportunity to share your integrated pest management (IPM) work. Submit a poster for the 9th International IPM Symposium that will be held March 19–22, 2018, in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. Poster abstracts … Continue reading

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Rights-of-Way as Habitat workshop open to all

The next Rights-of-Way as Habitat Working Group meeting is one month away on Oct. 26th and 27th. Don’t wait, REGISTER today! This meeting is open to the public. We are excited to have a range of industry and expert speakers … Continue reading

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Cover Crops Boost Yields and Weed Control, National Farmer Survey Says

Following the use of cover crops, farmers reported increased yields of corn, soybeans and wheat, and improved control of herbicide-resistant weeds, according to a nationwide survey. In addition, the survey of 2,012 farmers showed acreage planted in cover crops has … Continue reading

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Global Agricultural Productivity Report® Launch

You are invited to the launch of the 2017 Global Agricultural Productivity Report® Oct. 18, 2017 at the World Food Prize in Des Moines, Iowa 11 AM to 1 PM Central Time Report presentation and discussion followed by buffet lunch … Continue reading

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Natural Lawn Care and Integrated Pest Management workshop announced

The Midwest Pesticide Action Center invites you to the Midwest Grows Green Lawn & Land Forum Workshop. This full-day workshop on Monday, Nov. 13 will cover Natural Lawn Care and Integrated Pest Management progress in the Midwest. Both turf practitioners and experts … Continue reading

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Predatory beetle may help with whitefly control

Predatory beetle may help with whitefly control From IPM in the South By Rosemary Hallberg Scientists at the University of Florida have found an insect predator that may help greenhouse tomato growers manage populations of the sweetpotato whitefly when used as … Continue reading

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