Growing Sustainability in Agriculture and Food

Sustainable Food Group

Sustainability strategies for you and your supply chain.

Partnership for Ag Resource Management

Working with Ag Retailers to solve water quality issues in the Great Lakes Basin.

Pesticide Risk Tool

The Pesticide Risk Tool estimates the risk of negative impacts by pesticide applications on the environment, humans and pollinators.

Specialty Crop Grower Services

We provide apple orchards and other specialty crop growers throughout the upper Midwest with technical assistance to implement Integrated Pest Management (IPM) practices, achieve sustainability goals and improve yield and crop quality.

Organic & IPM Working Group

Facilitating collaboration and synergy between the IPM and Organic communities

The Northeast Eco Apple Project

Qualifying participating growers using a set of mandatory standards for ecological production in the Northeast

TruEarth Certified

Achieving measurable reductions in the use of high-toxicity pesticides

Improving Health and Environment in Communities

Green Shield Certified

A certification program that promotes practitioners of effective, prevention-based pest control while minimizing the use of pesticides.

IPM STAR Certified

A certification program designed to help schools and childcare facilities to reduce pest and pesticide risks.

National School IPM

A group of stakeholders working together towards widespread adoption and implementation of integrated pest management in all US schools.

Tick IPM Working Group

Working together to solve the tick problem using IPM practices.

Improving Community Awareness and Public Policy

IPM Voice

IPM Voice strengthens IPM communities by adding effective communication to the IPM toolbox.

Professional Development

International IPM Symposium

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.