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Kym Pokorny | Nov 22, 2019 | News Story

Field Crop IPM

The Agricultural Research and Extension Centers in Eastern and Central Oregon have dedicated faculty focused on IPM (Integrated Pest Managment) for potato and seed potato production. Additional resources are available for Western Oregon gardeners through the Community Horticulture and Small Farms Programs.

Oct 2019 | Collection

Tips for keeping rats out of home and garden

When neighbors work together to discourage rats, the results are better than going it alone.

Kym Pokorny | Aug 16, 2019 | News Story

Basic Integrated Pest Management

Basics of Integrated Pest Management (IPM).

Richard Little | Jan 2019 | Presentation

What and Why IPM

Integrated pest management (IPM) is an ecologically-based pest control strategy that relies heavily on natural mortality factors such as natural enemies and weather, and seeks out control tactics that disrupt these factors as little as possible. IPM uses pesticides, but only after systematic monitoring of pest populations and natural control factors indicates a need. Ideally, an ...

Richard Little | Jun 2018 | Article

Hazelnut IPM

Resources about integrated pest management for hazelnuts.

Nik Wiman, Vaughn Walton, Jay Pscheidt, Marcelo Moretti, David Lowenstein, Heather Andrews, Rachele Nieri | May 2019 | Collection

Integrated Pest Management Strategic Planning: A Practical Guide

A how-to guide for conducting integrated pest management strategic planning with agricultural industries or other stakeholders. This process produces a living document that describes the major pests, challenges and critical needs of an industry.

Katie Murray | Jul 2019 | OSU Extension Catalog

Piecing Together the Pest Puzzle

Imagine a giant jigsaw puzzle you can never fully solve because the pieces are always changing shape. That's an apt comparison to the challenges faced by farmers in Oregon, who face ongoing threats from invasive species.

Rick Hilton | Mar 2019 | Video