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How is the IPM Innovation Lab changing the world?

Virginia Tech team wins three awards for excellence in integrated pest management

The U.S. Department of Agriculture Regional IPM Centers have awarded the IPM Innovation Lab three awards, including a lifetime achievement award granted to Director Muni Muniappan. 

Management of Fall Armyworm: The IPM Innovation Lab Approach

By mass-producing and releasing natural enemies against the fall armyworm, the IPM Innovation Lab is making headway managing the destructive pest.

Integrated Pest Management Amid COVID-19: Impacts, Constraints, and Adaptations

The IPM Innovation Lab is helping farmers around the world maintain food safety and supply despite limited resources and mobility. 

A Farmer’s Key to Success in Uncertain Times: Integrated Pest Management

With the guidance of the IPM Innovation Lab, farmer Dil Kumar B.K. improved the quality and quantity of his yields despite COVID-19 challenges.

Good Practices in South-South and Triangular Cooperation for Sustainable Development 

The IPM Innovation Lab’s successful promotion of Trichoderma and its facilitation of knowledge sharing between South Asian countries has been featured by the United Nations Office of South-South Cooperation (UNOSSC). 

A Guide to Biological Control of the Fall Armyworm in Africa Using Egg Parasitoids 

The IPM Innovation Lab has trained dozens of researchers on methods of mass-production and release of natural enemies to be used against the fall armyworm.