Alfalfa Pest Management Working Group

Alfalfa Pest Management Working Group

The Alfalfa Pest Management Working Group (APMWG) consists of scientists and extension practitioners who are working together to create management resources for diseases, insect pests, and disorders of alfalfa as part of the Crop Protection Network's online suite of tools. The APMWG has received funding through the North Central Integrated Pest Management Center.


Crop Scouting Competition for Iowa Youth 2023

Introduction to IPMThe Iowa State University Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Program and Iowa 4-H are pleased to announce the 2023 Crop Scouting Competition for Iowa Youth. Middle school and high school students (those completing grades 7-12) from Iowa are invited to compete and showcase crop scouting abilities in corn and soybean. The competition will be a one day event focusing on outdoor learning.

Adam Sisson

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Industry Extension Specialist
Certified Crop Adviser
Area of Expertise: 
Integrated Pest Management (IPM), Plant Pathology, Entomology

Brandon W Kleinke

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Media Production Specialist I
Area of Expertise: 
Videographer, Photographer, Podcast Producer

Maya C Hayslett

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Education Extension Specialist 2
Area of Expertise: 
Crop Science, Youth Ecuation