Category Archives: IPM Resources

New business planning manual for organic transition

The booming profit potential of organic production has farmers, ranchers and food business owners nationwide switching to organic production. But successfully managing the risky multi-year transition requires careful business planning. SARE’s new Organic Transition: A Business Planner for Farmers, Ranchers and … Continue reading

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White Paper published on organic and IPM partnership needed to address critical food production challenges

MADISON, WI. Nov 9, 2015—Society faces enormous challenges to meet the food needs of a rapidly growing global population, while addressing the adverse impacts of food production on human health, air and water quality, greenhouse gas emission, soil health, pollinators … Continue reading

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Webinar: Estimation of efficacy functions for products used to manage corn rootworm larval injury

A new open access webinar  is available which describes the relative efficacy of options that are currently available to manage corn rootworm larval injury. By Nicholas Tinsley, Ph.D. Department of Crop Sciences University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Phone: 217-265-4113 Email: … Continue reading

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Cooperation between the Regional IPM Centers benefits all

One of the objectives the Regional Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Centers share is increasing cooperation between the four regions to boost all efforts to promote the development, adoption and evaluation of integrated pest management. One excellent example of that cooperation … Continue reading

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