IPM is as broad as our selection of photos. On farms, vineyards, orchards; in schools, nursing homes, playgrounds; in your own home, lawn, or garden—IPM is foundational to sound, careful, economical ways of dealing with pests.

Our Mission: The New York State Integrated Pest Management Program develops sustainable ways to manage pests and helps people to use methods that minimize environmental, health, and economic risks.

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NYS IPM Events

Lake Erie Regional Grape Program Coffee Pot Meeting

Jul 27 | 10:00 am

Come join the LERGP team and fellow growers for pertinent discussion on what is happening in your vineyard right now.

Location: Tom Tower Farm | Event type: Meeting

Grape Twilight Meeting and Erie County Horticultural Society's Annual Chicken BBQ

Aug 3 | 3:30 pm

Come join us for an evening of education, chicken BBQ and good company. The chicken BBQ is FREE but registration is mandatory!! Please call Penn State Extension office at 814-825-0900 by July 22,...

Location: Gravel Pit Park | Event type: Meeting

Climate, Weather, Data: Protecting Our Crops and Landscapes

Aug 15 | 9:00 am

With all the talk about climate change you might be wondering how it will affect food production, pests, and even landscapes — and what you can do about it. The Second Annual NYS Integrated Pest...

Location: Cornell Cooperative Extension Albany County | Event type: Conference/Workshop

Community IPM

Aug 16

Stinging insects, rodents, ticks, and invasive species are just a few of the pests that will be highlighted at the NYS IPM Program table in the Agriculture & Science Building at the Altamont Fair.

Location: Altamont Fairgrounds | Event type: Exhibit

Tick IPM

Aug 16

How to identify ticks, self-protection, and proper tick removal will be highlighted at this NYS IPM Program table in the 4-H Exhibit Hall at the Altamont Fair.

Location: Altamont Fairgrounds | Event type: Exhibit