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Month: October 2016

Calls for Nomination for the Friends of Southern IPM Award Program Released

We are pleased to announce the release of the Calls for Nomination for the annual Friends of Southern IPM Award program. This program recognizes outstanding work in IPM in the southern region. There are two kinds of awards: one for IPM professionals and one for graduate students.These awards are open to those states that are located in the Southern… Read more »

Western IPM Center Annual Grants RFA Available Today

The Western IPM Center grant program request for applications is now available. Applications are due in approximately 60 days – December 9, 2016 – for projects that begin in spring of 2017. There will be about $250,000 in funding available for one-year grants in the following categories: Project Initiation, which begin new IPM research. $30,000 maximum…. Read more »

October Issue of the Western IPM Center’s Monthly Newsletter Available

The October issue of the Western Front, the Western IPM Center‘s monthly newsletter, is now available.  This months newsletter includes articles and videos on the following topics: IPM programs in Montana Newly discovered bee species Insecticide spraying in Florida Western IPM Center Annual Grant RFA EPA meeting to consider Glyphosate Cancer potenial Non-Bt controls of corn rootworm… Read more »

2017 Request for Applications (RFA) for the IPM Enhancement Grants Have Been Released

The IPM Enhancement Grants Program (IPMEP) is a foundational mechanism used by SIPMC to address important issues affecting the region that has produced many significant outputs and favorable outcomes addressing Global Food Security challenges including invasive species, endangered species, pest resistance, and impacts resulting from regulatory actions. The SIPMC uses a competitive process each year to… Read more »

The Ninth International Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Symposium will be held in Baltimore, Maryland USA from March 19-22, 2018

The International IPM Symposium is your premier global event for professional development, networking with colleagues and leading scientists, and learning the latest research and strategies for effectively managing pests in agriculture communities, and natural areas. In 2018, we will organize around an important theme, IPM: Improving Health, Environment and Global Sustainability. Plans for 2018 include… Read more »

CDC Funding Opportunity for Zika Virus Related Research

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) works nationally and globally to promote health; prevent disease, injury, disability, and death; and protect against emerging health threats. CDC is the lead federal agency responsible for protecting the American public from invasive, epidemic diseases carried by vectors – insects and ticks. In this capacity, CDC blends… Read more »