Pest Management (IPM) is a way to manage insect pests and diseases on
crops by combining several complimentary strategies such as sanitation,
pest detection and biological control. ‘Soft’ chemical pesticides may
be used, but only when necessary”
2014 IPM WORKSHOP HIGHIGHTS NOW AVAILABLE!! CLICK HERE!
We are working to promote the greater adoption of essential IPM practices for greenhouse growers throughout
ME, NH & VT by providing technical assistance and hand-on IPM education and workshops.
Much of the information on this site is directly from our newest publication
"Greenhouse Manager's Guide to Integrated Pest Management in Northern New England".
This site was prepared with input from the Tri-State Greenhouse IPM Advisory Group
'meeting the needs of growers through hands on workshops and the identification of key research priorities'
Margaret Skinner, UVM
Cheryl E. Frank Sullivan, UVM
Bruce L. Parker, UVM
Matt Wood, VT Dept. Agric & Markets
Tim Schmalz, VT Dept.Agric. & Markets
Bruce Watt, Univ. of ME
Jim Dill, Univ. of ME
Kathy Murray, ME Dept. Agric
Alan Eaton, Univ. of NH
Cheryl Smith, Univ. of NH
Brian Krug, Univ. of NH
Chris Schlegel, D.S. Cole Growers
Jeff Huntington, Pleasant View Gardens
Piera Siegert, NH Dept. Agric. & Markets
For more information, please contact: Margaret Skinner, (802) 656-5440 or Cheryl E. Frank Sullivan, (802) 656-5434
Last Update January 2014
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