IPM in the News

[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.

[4/11/2018] A new app to help you identify stinkbugs has been developed by the University of Minnesota Extension IPM Program, in partnership with the Minnesota Invasive Terrestrial Plants and Pests Center and Purdue University.

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