What an IPM Plan Looks Like

Updated: May 4

Integrated Pest Management (IPM) is about more than just spraying chemicals to treat pest infestations, and it’s more than just pest control; it’s a strategy that incorporates elements of pest management with knowledge, communication, and planning (Figure 1). Check out “The new IPM paradigm for the modern ages and the growing world population” by Surendra K. Dara, Univ. of CA extension entomologist and CropWalk scientific advisor, for a deeper look into integrated pest management.

Failing to Plan is Planning to Fail

Every IPM Plan should incorporate