This Section deals with insect interactions with plants.
Topics include behavioral, ecological, and evolutionary relationships in natural landscapes, as well as integrated pest management (IPM) in agriculture, horticulture, forests, and lawn and garden. Aspects of crop protection, host-plant response, plant pathology/vectors, pollination, biological control, microbial control, and others are relevant.
Pollinator Video Contest
The P-IE Pollinator Video Contest provides opportunities to P-IE members to develop quality YouTube videos on specific topics and compete for prizes. Videos can be developed individually by a P-IE member, or as part of a team where at least one individual is a P-IE member.
Submit your video and be eligible to win valuable prizes. Deadline for submissions is October 1, 2017. Learn more about the categories for submission and contest guidelines.
P-IE Science Policy Field Tour - August 22-24, 2017
The P-IE Section Governing Council has received exuberant positive feedback on from membership and stakeholders on the planned Science Policy Field Tour. The deadline to submit your online application for consideration was Monday, March 6, 2017 at 11:59 PM (Pacific). At this time, applications are no longer being accepted.
Helpful Links and Information:
- What is the Science Policy Field Tour?
- Additional tour and local arrangement details
- Student and Early Career Professional Registration Award
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Original Announcement of the P-IE Science Policy Field Tour
- P-IE Newsletter - June 2017
- P-IE Newsletter - May 2017
- P-IE Newsletter - April 2017
- P-IE Newsletter - February 2017
P-IE Social Media
The P-IE Section maintains a Twitter feed to promote Section activities and related organizations with similar or complementary missions. P-IE tweets under the handle @PIE_EntSoc. The posts are made by a representative from the Section Governing Council and will adhere to ESA's Social Media guidelines. To follow P-IE on twitter, click here and select "Follow."
P-IE Governance and Records
- P-IE Governing Council Meeting Minutes - May 2017
- P-IE Governing Council Meeting Minutes - April 2017
- P-IE Governing Council Meeting Minutes - March 2017
- P-IE Governing Council Meeting Minutes - February 2017
- P-IE Governing Council Meeting Minutes - January 2017
- Nominations Committee
- External Relations Committee