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
Recent detections of spotted wing Drosophila larvae in summer plums and melting nectarines in west central Michigan causes concerns for growers.
Posted on August 8, 2017 12:22pm by Dave Jones
Visit us Sept. 26 in Fennville, Michigan, to see results of 2017 field research by MSU fruit specialists.
Posted on August 7, 2017 1:54pm by John Wise
Adult Japanese beetle activity is intense in some Michigan chestnut orchards this season.
Posted on August 2, 2017 11:08am by Erin Lizotte
Fruit and vegetable growers across the southern Lower Peninsula should be scouting and preparing to actively manage for brown marmorated stink bugs this season.
Posted on August 1, 2017 3:59pm by Julianna Wilson
Ripe and ripening fruit in susceptible crops must be protected. This is the final SWD report for the 2017 season.
Posted on August 1, 2017 11:02am by Julianna Wilson
Vaccinating your horse for West Nile Virus reduces the risk of your horse getting sick.
Posted on August 1, 2017 9:25am by Dr. Judy Marteniuk
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
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.