What’s New?

How is the IPM Innovation Lab changing the world?

Two New Invasive Weeds Reach Nepal: Mimosa diplotricha and Sphagneticola trilobata

The IPM Innovation Lab is helping alert the spread of two invasive weeds that could both significantly threaten native species in Nepal.

$3 million USAID award will address crop threats in Bangladesh

In Bangladesh, the IPM Innovation Lab will develop IPM packages for crops, manage fall armyworm, and more. 

Integrated Pest Management Innovation Lab Publishes Booklet Gathering Packages for Tropical Crops

The recently published booklet covers IPM techniques for a range of crops grown in the tropical world, including eggplant, onion, crucifers, pepper, tomato, cucumber, maize, pearl millet, rice, chickpea, bean, lentil. and longan.

Students Reflect: Gender, Integrated Pest Management and the Road to Equitable Management

Since the IPM Innovation Lab’s inception in 1993, the program has supported at least 600 graduate students, many of them exploring gendered disparities in the areas of agriculture, natural resource management, food security and beyond.

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.