Integrated Pest Management (IPM)

  • Praying mantis on hand

An ecological approach to pest control


Whether you are concerned about the potential for an insect to cause harm to you, your home or the environment, or if you are simply curious to know what species an insect is, the Insect Identification Service can identify insects, spiders, ticks and other arthropods that you deliver to the lab by mail or in person.


Over-informed with IPM 

with Anna Wallingford

Episodes

Articles

We are hearing reports of western bean cutworm activity in sweet corn this week. This species is relatively new to our region and can cause injury to ... Learn More
Leek moth has now been found in several gardens and farms in Grafton and Coos Counties in New Hampshire. The caterpillar of this moth feeds on Alliums... Learn More
Delusional Infestation (DI) is a psychological disorder in which an individual believes they have insects on or under their skin against all medical e... Learn More

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Participants who complete the training will understand how to identify ticks and protect themselves from being fed upon. Learners are introduced to co... Learn More
Integrated Pest Management (IPM)

Integrated Pest Management, commonly referred to as "IPM", is a pest management approach tha... Learn More
Pesticide Calculations - Structural Applicators

This course was developed primarily for professional pesticide applicators working in S... Learn More
Pesticide Calculations - Turf Applicators

This course was developed primarily for professional pesticide applicators working in Turf, b... Learn More
Pesticide Calculations - Right of Way Applicators

This course was developed primarily for professional pesticide applicators working in... Learn More
Extension’s online map includes farm locations and contact information, farm-preferred methods for relaying product, marketing updates to the public (... Learn More