Youth Education is a vital part of the Community IPM’s efforts to teach younger generations about insects and the major role they play in the environment. This page serves as a hub for educational resources for your child or classroom.
- Spring IPM Seminar in Dallas Next Month January 13, 2017Continuing education doesn't have to be a painful experience.Last fall's IPM Seminar attracted nearly 400 applicators.If you're a pesticide applicator in need of CEUs this year, I have some good news: no more yellow chairs. For years, pesticide applicators have come faithfully to the Texas A&M AgriLife Center in Dallas for continuing education training. And for […]Mike Merchant, PhD
- Rabies and the PMP January 4, 2017Last August I was out for an early morning run when a stray dog rushed me from an alleyway and knocked me down. In light of other dog attacks in Dallas last summer, at least one of which was fatal, I feared the worst as the dog clamped onto my ankle. But as soon as […]Mike Merchant, PhD
- Not all presents under the Christmas tree are welcome December 14, 2016Don't be stumped by strange, long-legged bugs in customeraccounts this month. Consider hitchhiking aphids or other insects when a Christmas tree is in the house. Photo by Mike Myers.The last week in November and first three weeks in December are Christmas tree season in the U.S. All over the country, excited families take to the nearest tree […]Mike Merchant, PhD
- Spring IPM Seminar in Dallas Next Month January 13, 2017