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The New York IPM Program Seeking Nominations for it’s 2016 “Excellence in IPM Awards”

The New York State Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Program is currently seeking nominations for its annual “Excellence in IPM Awards” for the year 2016. Candidates for Excellence in IPM Awards should be individuals or organizations whose work in the New York State deserves special recognition. They can be awarded for: developing new IPM tools implementing or evaluating IPM methods in… Read more »


The Northeastern IPM Center Announces Request for Applications for IPM Partnership Grants

The Northeastern Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Center has announced the availability of funding through its IPM Partnership Grants Program, supported by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture. Up to $250,000 in total will be available for 2017, with a maximum of $50,000 per award, to fund projects that foster the development and adoption of… Read more »


September Issue of the Western IPM Center Newsletter Now Available

The September 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: Utah’s State IPM program in photos Collaborative pest research in Idaho Invasive weed control on the Snake River European Grapevine Moth eradicated “Play, Clean, Go” campaign to stop new invasives… Read more »


CA Department of Pesticide Regulation’s Pest Management Research Grant Solicitation Now Available

The California Department of Pesticide Regulation’s (DPR’s) 2017/2018 Pest Management Research Grant Solicitation is now available. DPR’s Research Grant Program will distribute $500,000 to help fund projects that develop effective alternatives to agricultural fumigants and projects that assist in developing IPM to reduce risks from high risk pesticides. Depending on available funding, the total will… Read more »


National Pest Management Association Seeks Interns for PestWorld 2016 Convention & Exhibition

The National Pest Management Association (NPMA) is seeking applicants to their internship program in conjunction with PestWorld 2016, October 18-21, 2016 at the Washington Convention Center in Seattle, Washington.  PestWorld is the largest annual gathering in the world of pest management professionals and draws thousands of participants representing every area of the pest management industry…. Read more »


Upcoming EPA Webinar: Protecting Students from Mosquitoes & Zika Virus at School

Mosquito-borne diseases have been responsible for suffering throughout history. Today, the diseases they transmit in the United States and its territories, including Zika virus, Dengue, chikungunya virus, and several forms of encephalitis, are continuing threats. As the first local transmissions of Zika have been reported in Florida, health officials nationwide have been preparing for the arrival… Read more »