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Great Lakes Hop Working Group provides region=specific pest management support

The Great Lakes Hop Working Group (GLHWG), funded by a grant from the North Central Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Center, formed in 2016 to provide region-specific pest management support to producers in remerging hop production areas outside of the Pacific … Continue reading

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VEGETABLE CROPS SPECIALIST

  Apply By: Tuesday, December 5, 2017 11:59 pm EST PRINT VEGETABLE CROPS SPECIALIST Organization: Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs Division: Agriculture Development Branch City: Ridgetown Job Term: 1 Permanent Job Code: 12124 – Industrial Development Officer 3 Salary: … Continue reading

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University of Maryland Tenure Track Faculty positions in Community Ecology

Tenure track Faculty positions in Community Ecology Climate change, Invasive Species, Forestry or Urban Forestry Department of Entomology For best consideration apply by Dec 1, 2017 The University of Maryland, College Park seeks to build on its existing strengths in … Continue reading

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East Asian Tick Located in New Jersey

New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas H. Fisher today announced the United States Department of Agriculture’s National Veterinary Services Laboratory (NVSL) in Ames, Iowa has confirmed the finding of an exotic East Asian tick, also known as the longhorned tick … Continue reading

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Great Lakes Vegetable Working Group allows educators to collaborate

At its heart, the Great Lakes Vegetable Working Group (GLVWG) is a network of educators who specialize in all aspects of vegetable production. They collaborate and share lessons from the field and lab to continually sharpen their skills to serve … Continue reading

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New Publication: European Corn Borer – Ecology and Management and Association with other Corn Pests

New Publication: European Corn Borer – Ecology and Management and Association with other Corn Pests The NC-327 Multi-State Hatch Committee for the Ecology and Management of European Corn Borer and Other Lepidopteran Pests of Corn is pleased to announce the revision … Continue reading

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USDA Invests in Integrated Pest Management for Increased Production

USDA Invests in Integrated Pest Management for Increased Production Thursday, November 9, 2017 Media Contact: Selina Meiners, 202-734-9376 WASHINGTON, Nov. 9, 2017 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) today announced grants to … Continue reading

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Tools for Eliminating Mice in Multifamily Housing Webinar

Tools for Eliminating Mice in Multifamily Housing StopPests in Housing Webinar December 14th, 2017 2:00pm-4:00pm (EST) All too often, mouse infestations in multifamily housing complexes persist for many years with histories of sporadic outbreaks followed by temporary quick fixes using … Continue reading

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Assistant Professor of Entomology, Arthropod Systematics/Biodiversity

Arthropod Systematics/Biodiversity University of Kentucky Department of Entomology http://www2.ca.uky.edu/entomology/entomology.php  Position: Assistant Professor of Entomology, Arthropod Systematics/Biodiversity, twelve-month, tenure-track appointment, research (65%), teaching (20%) and service (15%). Description: The Department of Entomology at the University of Kentucky is seeking a broadly … Continue reading

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Methyl Bromide Transition Program Request for Applications

USDA Department of Agriculture National Institute of Food and Agriculture Methyl Bromide Transition Program The methyl bromide transition program (MBT) addresses the immediate needs and the costs of transition that have resulted from the scheduled phase-out of the pesticide methyl … Continue reading

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