Signature Programs

The North Central IPM Center's Signature Programs represent the focus of the Center during its current funding cycle. These programs are the basis of the Center's annual priorities. 

  1. Collaborate within the land-grant system and with other stakeholders to increase diversity, equity and inclusion within the IPM community  
  2. Support the next-generation of IPM researchers and educators
  3. Support crop production while protecting environmental resources such as water, natural areas, and  beneficial insects
  4. Protect human and animal health with IPM
  5. Prepare for disruptive forces such as climate change and invasive species.