Welcome to Michigan State University’s Integrated Pest Management (IPM) resources. The IPM Program collaborates with faculty and Extension educators to develop diverse information serving growers of many crops, the landscape/turf “green” industry, and those looking for home and garden pest solutions. Our website includes the resources offered by Pesticide Education and Safety Program.
MSUE Pest Management News
As wheat continues to develop heads across Michigan, growers will need to decide whether or not to apply a fungicide to combat Fusarium head scab.
Posted on May 26, 2017 9:43am by Martin Nagelkirk
Participants can compare herbicide programs, evaluate weed management strategies and tour MSU research plots.
Posted on May 25, 2017 2:39pm by Christy Sprague
Growers can purchase hard copies of the “2017 Weed Control Guide for Field Crops” for weed control recommendations.
Posted on May 25, 2017 2:31pm by Christy Sprague
Tips to control Phytophthora crown and root rot in Michigan peppers.
Posted on May 24, 2017 3:33pm by Charles Krasnow
Registration is now open for the June 22 Brown Marmorated Stink Bug Clinic to learn all about managing this important new pest in Michigan peach and apple orchards.
Posted on May 23, 2017 4:08pm by Julianna Wilson
Increased Scan Jose scale damage has been reported this spring. Learn about its life cycle and control strategies.
Posted on May 23, 2017 2:40pm by Nikki Rothwell
Come learn about best scouting practices in the field and participate in the 2017 Hop Growers of Michigan Farm Tours.
Posted on May 23, 2017 2:14pm by Erin Lizotte
Potato leafhopper has arrived in Michigan, carried north on warm air and storms from the southern states.
Posted on May 23, 2017 2:01pm by Erin Lizotte
European crane fly adults have been observed during the last three to four weeks. Here are some tips to prevent turf damage.
Posted on May 22, 2017 1:11pm by David Smitley
This week’s update discusses mulching trees correctly, frost injury to plants and trees, and seedheads appearing in lawns.
Posted on May 19, 2017 9:00am by Bert Cregg
The MSU IPM Program maintains this site as an access point to pest management information at MSU. The IPM Program is administered within the Department of Entomology, fueled by research from the AgBioResearch, delivered to citizens through MSU Extension, and proud to be a part of Project GREEEN.