Category Archives: Seminars/Symposia

IPM Achievement Awards nominations sought

The IPM Achievement Awards recognize practitioners who have made outstanding achievements in IPM adoption, implementation, and program maintenance. In 2002, the USDA, along with its stakeholders, developed a national roadmap for IPM, which was revised in 2013. This roadmap has provided … Continue reading

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North American Invasive Species Forum to be broadcasted live

Next week’s North American Invasive Species Forum will be broadcasted live on YouTube at: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL1-00fx2iFTprXsi9Vo8e52R31lqEUbhm   This includes the Invasive Species Data Sharing Workshop on Monday and the Forum presentations the rest of the week.   Thanks to the team … Continue reading

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ACS National Meeting Call for Papers – Due Date March 22 2017

American Chemical Society Call for Papers 254th ACS National Meeting & Exposition August 20-24, 2017 Washington, DC, USA Species habitat determination and chemical exposure routes and timing Purpose of Symposium Novel and robust approaches for spatial and temporal characterization of potential … Continue reading

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Call for proposals for 9th International IPM Symposium

Are you working on your concurrent session proposal for the 9th International IPM Symposium? Sessions may address any aspect of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) including research, extension, regulatory, policy and IPM in practice. For this event, the committee especially encourages … Continue reading

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Registration opens North American Invasive Species Forum set for may 9-11 in Savannah

Registration is open! Registration is $200 and includes three lunches and two dinners. Early Registration and Hotel Block is available until March 31. Optional Field Trips are available on Thursday Afternoon, May 11 – Saturday, May 13. Space is limited for some … Continue reading

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Seminar on Best practices for National Institute of Food and Agriculture funding success: A 25 year perspective

Dr. Lee-Ann Jaykus, North Carolina State University, will present “Best practices for National Institute of Food and Agriculture funding success: A twenty year perspective” from 3-4 p.m. Eastern on Feb.23, 2017. The seminar can be viewed via Adobe Connect as … Continue reading

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The 9th International IPM Symposium program committee is accepting proposals for sessions

9th International IPM Symposium, Improving Health, Environment and Global Sustainability IPM Integrated Pest Management for our environment, for our future The 9th International IPM Symposium program committee is now welcoming your proposals for symposium sessions!  They may address any aspect … Continue reading

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Farmer veteran stakeholders conference unites military, agricultural communities

Farmer veterans from across the country came together recently at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan, for the largest gathering of military veteran farmers in the nation. Three hundred farmer veterans, including the agricultural, governmental and nonprofit groups that … Continue reading

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Seventh Annual Chapman Phytosanitary Irradiation Forum set for March 21-22

Mark your calendars to attend the Seventh Annual Chapman Phytosanitary Irradiation Forum on March 21-22 at Chapman University in Orange, California. Organized in cooperation with the USDA and the Joint FAO/IAEA Programme, the objective of the forum is to increase … Continue reading

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BANR meeting on new technologies for agriculture production and research

The public is invited to attend an open afternoon session of the Board on Agriculture and Natural Resources (BANR) on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016. The open session will explore two related themes: High-tech Innovations for Agriculture (with an overview presentation … Continue reading

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