North Central IPM Center Critical Issues grant proposals are awarded annually, as singularly funded projects. Critical Issues projects are selected based off proposals that address information, resource, and research needs with regional importance to minor crops, major crops, non-crop areas, IPM metrics and/or impact assessments, urban IPM, forestry, cropping systems, resistance management, advanced genetic tools and IPM, School IPM, Tribal IPM and other issues. Below is a list of our previous awardees.
Informing best management practices to reduce non-crop pesticide exposure for bees (2019)
IPM for soybean gall midge: understanding pest ecology and identifying management practices (2019)