Integrated Pest Management (IPM)

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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.


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Extension’s weather stations provide growers with valuable insight for disease management
Fire blight, a contagious disease caused by the bacterium Erwinia amylovora, is one of the most destructive orchard threats to apples and pears in New... Learn More
Do you grow arugula? Have you experienced arugula crop losses? If so, we want to hear from you! The Northeast Arugula Team (NEAT)&nb... Learn More
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

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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
Updated every Tuesday through the season. Keep your eyes peeled for out-of-the-ordinary pest alerts in our email newsletter. If you are not subscribed... Learn More