Integrated pest management pros working in developing countries are finding success with IPM "packages," which bundle a range of solutions for multiple crop pest issues, from the time of soil preparation to harvest and tailored to local conditions—making IPM adoption easier for farmers with limited training or resources.
This month, ESA members will vote on a proposal to add an Early Career Professional Representative to the ESA Governing Board. The chair of ESA's ECP Committee explains why this change could benefit ESA and entomology at large.
"It all started at an ESA Annual Meeting … ." With Entomology 2021 on the way, five entomologists share their stories of research and career advancements sparked by interactions at past ESA Annual Meetings—plus their advice for making the most of your time at a scientific conference.
Ary Faraji, Ph.D., BCE, traces his career arc from class clown to executive director of a major metropolitan mosquito control district. He credits his success to a willingness to take on new challenges, a focus on teamwork, and a passion for entomological adventures. Read Ary's story and find out his advice for success in medical entomology.