The University of Minnesota Extension Service and Minnesota Department of Agriculture have teamed up to host a webinar titled Integrated Pest Management Concepts and Benefits. The webinar will be held on December 15, 2020 from 1:00 to 1:30 pm. There is no charge to watch the webinar. You can register on the University of Minnesota Extension Service Events Page.

Integrated Pest Management is "an approach to pest management that utilizes multiple management tactics to prevent, monitor and control pests in a way that can save money and is safer for pollinators, the environment, and people."

Some of the specific topics that will be covered include: an IPM case study about Minnesota soybeans, Examples of management tactics and used in an IPM plan, Integrated pest management concepts and Sustainability and benefits of Integrated pest Management.

For more information you can check with your local University of Minnesota Extension Service or the Minnesota Department of Agriculture 651-201-6000 or toll free 800-967-2474.

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