NY State Integrated Pest Management Program- Upcoming Trainings and Webinars
One of the key tenants of IPM is knowing your pests, or potential pests, and risks. Learning opportunities become a valuable tool in helping to prepare for and prevent pest issues from arising. Happily, we live in a time when School IPM training events are easily accessible.
The EPA Center of Expertise for School IPM hosts national experts from across the country. Upcoming webinars include those listed below. Click on this link to learn more.
March 14, 2017 — Feed the Kids, Not the Pests: Effective IPM for Cafeterias and Kitchens
April 11, 2017 — Contending with Invasive Plants on School Grounds
May 9, 2017 — Managing Bed Bugs in Schools, Childcare Centers and Boarding Schools
May 23, 2017 — Managing Yellow Jackets and Other Wasps on School Grounds
Previous events covered a variety of topics including IPM 101, IPM resources, bed bugs, head lice, turf grass, cockroaches, ants, ticks, mosquitoes, stinging insects, rodents, and birds. Webinar PDFs are available for all presentations and the recorded webinar is available for many. For more events, visit the New York State Integrated Pest Management Program Facebook events page.