Category Archives: IPM Training

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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Workshop to help identify, monitor, and control bed bug infestations and other pest problems announced

On June 29, the Midwest Pesticide Action Center and Stop Pests for Housing will host a Protect Against Pests workshop to help you identify, monitor, and control bed bug infestations and other pest problems. This workshop caters to managers of … Continue reading

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Brown marmorated stink bug clinic for tree fruit growers, consultants and scouts in Michigan announced

Registration is now open for the June 22 Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Clinic to learn all about managing this important new pest in Michigan peach and apple orchards. http://msue.anr.msu.edu/news/brown_marmorated_stink_bug_clinic_for_tree_fruit_growers  

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9th International IPM Symposium seeks nomination for awards by June 30

The organizers of the 9th International IPM Symposium are seeking nominations for the IPM Achievement Awards. These awards recognize practitioners, groups, and students who have made outstanding achievements in IPM adoption, implementation, and program maintenance. There are four award categories: … 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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PROTECT AGAINST PESTS: ILLINOIS 2017 and IPM program on bedbugs

JUNE 29, 2017 8:30 A.M. – 4:30 P.M. Wojcik Conference Center at Harper College 1200 W Algonquin Rd, Palatine, IL Featured Speaker: Dr. Dini MillerRegistration fee: $15 (Lunch & refreshments provided) To register, go to ilpestworkshop.bpt.me WHO SHOULD ATTEND –MANAGERS … Continue reading

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IPM Achievement Awards nominations sought

The IPM Achievement Awards recognize practitioners who have made outstanding achievements in IPM adoption, implementation, and program maintenance. In 2002, the USDA, along with its stakeholders, developed a national roadmap for IPM, which was revised in 2013. This roadmap has provided … Continue reading

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North American Invasive Species Forum to be broadcasted live

Next week’s North American Invasive Species Forum will be broadcasted live on YouTube at: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL1-00fx2iFTprXsi9Vo8e52R31lqEUbhm   This includes the Invasive Species Data Sharing Workshop on Monday and the Forum presentations the rest of the week.   Thanks to the team … Continue reading

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