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Changes to Connections Blog

With the NCIPMC now moved to Michigan State University, changes will be coming to the Connections Blog and the NCIPMC.org website. To be sure that you are always receiving updates from us, please subscribe to our email list, which we … Continue reading

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Research Geneticist with USDA-ARS Livestock

Announcement for exciting career opportunity for Research Geneticist (Insects) with the USDA-ARS Livestock Arthropod Pest Research Unit in Kerrville, TX is posted in USAJOBS with a closing date of 11/14/2018: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/515610100 The incumbent is a Research Geneticist (Insects) in the … Continue reading

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Assistant Professor of Entomology, Mississippi State University

The Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Entomology and Plant Pathology at Mississippi State University is searching for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Entomology. Applications are invited from individuals with expertise in any area of entomology, but ecological interactions involving arthropods, … Continue reading

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Assistant or Associate Professor at Washington State University

The Department of Entomology at Washington State University is seeking an Assistant or Associate Professor to develop an innovative, nationally and internationally recognized, and externally funded research and teaching program in insect systematics.  This 12-month, tenured or tenure-track full-time facultyposition begins August 16, 2019, or as negotiated. Responsibilities include developing a nationally and internationally recognized, externally funded systematics research and teaching program, … Continue reading

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Fellowship program available for graduate students

The FFAR Fellowship Program was established to provide professional development and career guidance to the next generation of food and agriculture scientists across the Foundation for Food and Agriculture’s seven Challenge Areas and strategic initiatives. The consensus among employers is that … Continue reading

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Extension Educator at University of Nebraska

We are searching for an Extension Educator at University of Nebraska-Lincoln to lead our Insect Diagnostic Lab and conduct extension programming relative to invasive insects. See job announcement and description of application procedures at https://employment.unl.edu/postings/61668 PROGRAM RESPONSIBILITIES: Focused Assignment – Insect … Continue reading

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EPA releases new, two-year Dicamba restrictions

On October 31, 2018, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that it is extending the registration of dicamba for two years for “over-the-top” use (application to growing plants) to control weeds in fields for cotton and soybean plants genetically engineered to … Continue reading

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El Niño forecasts for Great Lakes, Midwest and Missouri Basin

NOAA Regional Climate Services has released it’s most up-to-date regional briefs for the Great Lakes, Midwest and Missouri Basin states from a likely El Niño situation developing in the equatorial Pacific this fall and winter.  As you all may know … Continue reading

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Solutions to Problem Pests in Elderly and Disabled Public Housing Seminar

Join us for this free webinar training to hear Drs. Gouge, Li, and Nair describe efforts to implement an IPM program in HUD subsidized multiunit properties that house low-income elderly and persons with disabilities. Results over 2.8 years, across 5 … Continue reading

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NCIPM Center Offering free invasive species guides for presentations

The North Central IPM Center wants to assist you with your Winter Meeting preparations by offering you copies of some of our most popular publications. The NCIPMC is happy to cover the cost of printing and shipping, we just ask … Continue reading

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