School IPM in the 21st Century

University of Arizona College of Agriculture and Life Sciences faculty serve on the National IPM School Working Group providing support to schools practicing Integrated Pest Management. With support from a U.S. EPA grant (2010 PRIA 2 grant), the team recently created two new documents:

The Business Case for Integrated Pest Management in Schools: Cutting Costs and Increasing Benefits



Reducing your Child’s Asthma using Integrated Pest Management: A Practical Home Guide for Parents

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The team also offers a free monthly School IPM 2015 Newsletter, geared toward school staff and those working and with schools: 

For more information, go to the School IPM 2015 website at or contact Dawn Gouge, Department of Entomology at (520) 568-2273,

Released date: 
Jan 26 2012