IPM in the News

[2/13/2019] An upcoming vegetable pest management workshop will be offered in two locations on March 27, 2019. 

[8/24/2018] The University of Minnesota Extension and IPM program are sponsoring an Ag Professional and Grower Insect and Disease Field Day. 

[8/20/2018] The 6th IPM Podcast for Field Crops has just been added. 

[8/8/2018] Entomologists and plant pathologists at the University of Minnesota continue to document and understand changes in European corn borer (ECB) populations and corn diseases in our state. 

[8/6/2018] Robert Koch reviews Japanese Beetle management options for soybean growers.

[7/31/2018] Rick Foster and Laura Ingwell, Purdue University, discuss why our insecticides might not be perfoming the way we are used to.

[7/30/2018] Robert Koch provides some valuable information for both farmers and beekeepers to help reduce the risk of impacting pollinators with insecticides.

[7/19/2018]  The 5th IPM Podcast for Field Crops has been published. This Podcast is sponsored by the UMN Extension Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Program. 

[7/16/2018] A new information sheet about armyworm management in small grains is available.

[7/13/2018] A new post has been published to the Minnesota Crop News Blog:

Soybean aphid infestations are developing: Recommendations for scouting and managing insecticide resistance

[7/5/2018] Welcome to the 4th IPM Podcast for Field Crops – this Podcast is sponsored by the UMN Extension Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Program.

[6/28/2018] A new post by Jeff Gunsolus about weed control has been published to the Minnesota Crop News Blog.

[6/13/2018] Beginning with the 2018 growing season, European corn borer (ECB) degree-days (DD) will be provided on VegEdge to assist growers, processors and agronomists. 

[6/7/2018] Welcome to the 3rd IPM Podcast for Field Crops – this Podcast is sponsored by the UMN Extension Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Program.

[5/31/2018] A new SW MN IPM Stuff newsletter has been posted. 

[5/31/2018] A new post has been published to the Minnesota Crop News Blog: Welcome to the second in a series of IPM Podcasts for Field Crops – this Podcast is sponsored by the UMN Extension Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Program. 

[5/23/2018] The University of Minnesota Extension IPM Program has launched a new IPM Podcast series for field crops.

[5/8/2018] Join UMN Extension Educator Annie Klodd and Extension Entomologist Bill Hutchison for a workshop addressing pest issues in vegetable and fruit production. 

[5/8/2018]  A large influx of black cutworm moths have arrived in Minnesota.

[4/23/2018] The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) is issuing a warning to landowners: Be cautious when buying and planting seed, especially for conservation plantings.

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