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
Monitor lilies throughout Michigan’s growing season for signs of lily leaf beetle larvae, feeding damage or eggs. Take control measures if necessary.
Posted on July 28, 2017 9:33am by Abi Saeed
Join us in Ann Arbor, Michigan, to find out what’s “bugging” your crops and what you can do about them using informed decisions and sustainable approaches.
Posted on July 28, 2017 8:57am by Adam Ingrao
The Integrated Crop and Pest Management Update for Agribusiness will highlight 2018 MSU pesticide recommendations and potential threats.
Posted on July 27, 2017 9:19am by George Silva
Trap catches continue to climb in all fruit producing regions. The summer surge is three to four weeks earlier than previous seasons. Ripe and ripening fruit in susceptible crops must be protected.
Posted on July 25, 2017 4:32pm by Julianna Wilson
Cherry growers should think of spotted wing Drosophila (SWD) as a disease rather than an insect pest as this will help in controlling this pest.
Posted on July 25, 2017 1:58pm by Dave Jones
Insecticide selections should include consideration of apple maggots when present.
Posted on July 25, 2017 8:57am by John Wise
Spotted wing Drosophila jump to high numbers. Protecting ripening fruit is critical.
Posted on July 21, 2017 11:02am by Bob Tritten
Weed control plots in LibertyLink soybean will be showcased along with presentations on several topics in pest and row crop management at this field day Aug. 2, 2017, in southern Kalamazoo County.
Posted on July 20, 2017 8:30am by Eric Anderson
Get out and scout now for foliar fungal diseases and ear mold diseases.
Posted on July 19, 2017 8:23am by Martin Chilvers
Sclero-cast is a new tool to aid growers and consultants in identifying high risk conditions for white mold development in soybeans.
Posted on July 18, 2017 2:09pm by Martin Chilvers
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.