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Mark Shour

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Collaborator
Extension Specialist
Area of Expertise: 
Entomology

Betsy Buffington

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Collaborator
Extension Program Specialist III
Area of Expertise: 
Entomology

Kristine Schaefer

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Collaborator
Extension Specialist
Area of Expertise: 
Weed science

Pest Management and the Environment

The Pest Management and the Environment (PME) program provides educational information throughout Iowa on the safe use of pesticides. The PME program is responsible for Pesticide Applicator Training (PAT) in cooperation with the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship (IDALS). Other programs that PME is involved in include worker protection, water quality, and agricultural health.

Department of Entomology

Department of Entomology
The Iowa State University Entomology Department has a long history of responsiveness, excellence, training students for leadership roles and developing innovative and practical solutions to insect-based challenges in public health and agriculture. The mission of the Department of Entomology is to educate Iowans about insects and the science of entomology in order to improve the quality of life in our State.