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.
- Cockroach webinar worth your time February 7, 2017In case you've never heard of him, Dr. Coby Schal is the Blanton J. Whitmire Distinguished Professor of Urban Entomology at North Carolina State University. As one of the most respected researchers in cockroach biology and management, Dr. Schal is a friend of the pest control industry, and a talented communicator to boot. All this […]Mike Merchant, PhD
- Benefits of cockroach control January 25, 2017Before starting graduate school in entomology I worked as a pest control technician out of college. My accounts included a sprawling, multi-story public housing complex in Seattle, WA. These visits were frustrating to me, because of the difficulty (impossibility) of putting much of a dent in the well entrenched German cockroach population that scurried back […]Mike Merchant, PhD
- 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
- Cockroach webinar worth your time February 7, 2017