Category Archives: School IPM

Health Benefits of Integrated Pest Management in Schools

By Janet Hurley On May 25, 2016, EPA convened 29 representatives of 17 national school, health and pest management associations and federal government agencies in Washington, DC to discuss ideas for implementing a set of principles promoting the adoption of IPM … Continue reading

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School IPM Roundtable meeting creates linkages, resources

From IPM in the South by Rosemary Hallberg by Janet Hurley, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension On May 25, 2016, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) convened 29 representatives of 17 national school, health and pest management associations and federal government agencies … Continue reading

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Bid and Contract Guidance for Securing IPM Based Services in Schools

From IPM in the South by Rosemary Hallberg If you are in the business of bidding for IPM services in schools, then this webinar is for you. Tune in to More Than Just a Firm Handshake – Bid and Contract Guidance … Continue reading

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EPA Update: Tribal Pesticide Program Council Meeting – March 8-10, 2017

The Tribal Pesticide Program Council (TPPC) will hold its next semiannual meeting on March 8 and 9, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time) in Crystal City, Virginia, at One Potomac Yard, Room S4370/80, and on March … Continue reading

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Free Webinar! The ABC’s of Pest Control: Allergens, Baits, and Cockroaches

Free Webinar! The ABC’s of Pest Control: Allergens, Baits, and Cockroaches March 2nd, 2017, 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. EST/1 p.m. – 2:30 CST/noon – 1:30 p.m. MST/11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. PST Cockroach infestations can get out of hand … Continue reading

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School IPM Roundtable re-cap shared

On May 25, 2016, EPA convened 29 representatives of 17 national school, health and pest management associations and federal government agencies in Washington, DC to discuss ideas for implementing a set of principles promoting the adoption of IPM practices in … Continue reading

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Sharing the National Stop School Pests News Roundup

2016 Report on Asthma and Allergies in American Schools New Vector Control E-Learning for Environmental Health Professionals Community-Wide IPM Effective Against Cockroaches in Apartments Upcoming Events Here are some upcoming events related to integrated pest management, healthy schools and environmental … Continue reading

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2017 webinar series All Bugs Good and Bad starts Feb. 3

https://learn.extension.org/events/2300 The 2017 webinar series All Bugs Good and Bad starts this Friday. Please join us for this webinar series for information you can use about good and bad insects.  We used your feedback to bring topics that you suggested. … Continue reading

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Webinar to compare cost factors of Integrated Pest Management and Natural Lawn Care turf management versus conventional

The Midwest Pesticide Action Center in partnership with the Illinois Sports Turf Managers Association will host its second Midwest Grows Green Lawn & Land Forum webinar on Wednesday Jan. 18 at 10 am. In this session, our two panelists Dan Dinelli from North Shore Country Club and Jeff … Continue reading

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Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) has published its 2016 State Honor Roll™ of Asthma and Allergy Policies for Schools

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) has published its 2016 State Honor Roll™ of Asthma and Allergy Policies for Schools. The report describes states with the best public policies for people with asthma, food allergies, anaphylaxis and related … Continue reading

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