Content tagged "school ipm"

Fire Ant Control (Management)

Imported Fire Ants Updated: October 06, 2017

Find out where fire ants came from, where you find them now, and whether fire ants are good or bad. Then we'll show you how to get rid of fire ants using...

IPM for School Administrators

Do you feel that as an administrator, pest management is not your business?  Think again. A school IPM program involves everyone in the school, and as an...

Introduction to School IPM

Providing safe and healthy school environments is a high-priority for communities everywhere.  Schools are considered to be sensitive environments, in which...

IPM in Schools for Teachers

Do you feel that teaching takes up all your time, and pest management is the last thing you want to have on your to-do-list?  Think again.  Teacher...

School IPM for Cleaning Professionals

Custodians are among the most important people for IPM in a school. Through their activities, they can directly affect the quality of the learning...

IPM in Schools for Nursing Staff

Schools depend on nurses for their clinical knowledge and judgment to provide health care to students, and also to serve as a link between school staff,...

IPM in Schools for Landscape and Grounds Managers

Most schools place great importance to the landscape and grounds associated with their buildings. A healthy and functional landscape complements the school...

IPM in Schools for Building Maintenance Staff

Why should maintenance staff be involved in school IPM?  This module has the answer. Maintenance staff are the only staff members who regularly see every...

IPM for School Facility Managers

Facility managers perform many different functions to ensure that buildings and their services meet the needs of the people who work in them. Some of these...

IPM in Schools for Food Service Staff

Food service areas are some of the most pest-vulnerable areas in a school because they provide pests with food, water, and shelter.  Clean and...

School IPM Manuals

Pest Management In and Around Structures Updated: November 11, 2016

IPM Action Plan for German Cockroaches

Pest Management In and Around Structures Updated: August 03, 2016

German cockroaches are our most prolific cockroach species producing 3-6 generations per year. Besides its importance as a sign of poor sanitation used by...

How do I get rid of a woodchuck (groundhog) that has taken up residency under our shed, porch, and slab?

Updated: February 10, 2015

In order to control a woodchuck under a deck/shed/porch etc, you have to determine what is legal in your state along with what you want to do.So called...

Preventing Asthma Problems through Integrated Pest Management (IPM)

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