More than 95 percent of insects that have been identified are either harmless or beneficial to humans. They live in an environment that is delicately...>Read More
Spiders are predators that feed on insects and other arthropods. Most often they are quite beneficial to our environment, and are harmless. In the United...>Read More
A successful school IPM program requires that all pest management activities are conducted according to IPM principles. A policy statement can guide you, but...>Read More
A Note of Caution when using DDVP strips for Pest ControlThe recent news coverage and re-emergence of bed bugs has made people more aware of the potential to...>Read More
Gun violence this fall at schools and colleges across the nation helps keep a contemporary legend alive. One version of the legend tells of a church...>Read More
German cockroaches are our most prolific cockroach species producing 3-6 generations per year. Besides its importance as a sign of poor sanitation used by...>Read More
According to the EPA, "Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is an effective and environmentally sensitive approach to pest management that relies on a...>Read More
Learn how to keep bugs and other pests from invading your home, your school or other structure with these nifty webinar recordings. These and other webinars...>Read More
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Janet was hired by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension in 2001 to oversee the Texas School integrated pest management (IPM) program. In 1991, the Texas Legislature...
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