We specialize in the Integrated Pest Management 'IPM' and Biological Control of arthropod pests. IPM combines several different management strategies to reduce exposure to pests. This site links a wealth of educational resources about ticks and their management to inform users about strategies to protect against encounters. It also provides updates on some of our current tick research projects.


  • Research Projects

    Our primary focus is on the development and use of fungus-based biopesticides. We also perform research-driven tick
    surveillance  to examine their  distributon in northern Vermont, USA. Continue Reading

  • Tick Information

    Visit the tick resources page for a list of educational webinars, management strategies, tick testing labs and more in the Northeast. 
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