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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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City of New Orleans Pest Academy set for Oct. 10-12

City of New Orleans Pest Academy, October 10-12, 2017 From IPM in the South By Rosemary Hallberg Join the City of New Orleans Mosquito & Termite Control Board for a great learning experience at the City of New Orleans and the Greater New Orleans … 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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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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National Food Sovereignty Summit is set for Oct. 2-5

National Food Sovereignty Summit is Oct. 2-5, 2017 First Nations Development Institute and the Oneida Nation of Wisconsin will host the national Food Sovereignty Summit Oct. 2-5, 2017, in Green Bay, Wisconsin. This is THE annual forum for sharing and … Continue reading

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ICPP offers assistance for registration, airfare and lodging

International Congress of Plant Pathology (ICPP) July 29-Aug. 3, 2018 (Boston): Plant Health in A Global Economy The 2018 International Congress of Plant Pathology (ICPP2018) Organizing Committee is offering need-based travel awards to increase access for early- and mid-career plant … Continue reading

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2017 Nominations sought for Knapp Lectureship

Each year, NIFA joins with the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) to sponsor a lecture presented at the APLU Annual Meeting. The lecture honors one of the three most important historical figures of the Land-Grant University System, William … Continue reading

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News about roadside management and pollinators

Save the Date: Mark your calendars for the next Rights-of-Way as Habitat Working Group meeting at the University of Illinois-Chicago on Oct. 26 – 27, 2017. More information coming soon. Other upcoming events of interest: The Wildlife Habitat Council is … Continue reading

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Save the Date Our Farms, Our Future Conference The Next 30 Years of Sustainable Agriculture April 3-5, 2018

Our Farms, Our Future Conference The Next 30 Years of Sustainable Agriculture April 3-5, 2018 Hyatt Regency at the Arch Downtown St. Louis, Missouri Mark your calendars for an important national sustainable agriculture event one year from now, the Our … Continue reading

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Twitter discussion on Jan. 19 noon Central time on the science behind herbicide-resistant weeds

University of Illinois College of ACES The science behind herbicide-resistant weeds Are some weeds better at evolving resistance than others? What is the ag industry doing to manage resistance? What do you foresee as new developments/challenges regarding herbicide-resistant weeds? Ultimately, … Continue reading

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