Press Releases

Lanham, MD; May 9, 2012 -- A panel of ten insect pest-control experts convened in Annapolis, MD recently to review and improve the Associate Certified Entomologist (ACE) program, a certification program run by the...
Lanham, MD; May 7, 2012 – The requirement for efficient mosquito mass-rearing technology has been one of the major obstacles preventing the large scale application of the Sterile Insect Technique (SIT) against...
Lanham, MD; May 7, 2012 – More than 300 entomologists from the United States and Canada will attend the 67th Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America's North Central Branch in downtown Lincoln,...
Lanham, MD; April 24, 2012 – The Entomological Society of America has begun accepting entries for the 2012 YouTube Your Entomology Video Contest. For the fourth year in a row, this contest gives ESA...
Lanham, MD; April 23, 2012 -- Periodic outbreaks of bark beetles can cause annual losses of millions of dollars and pose serious challenges for forest managers, and the suppression of outbreaks is particularly difficult...
Lanham, MD; April 19, 2012 -- Azinphos-methyl (AZM) has been the most used insecticide in apple production in the United States since the late 1960s, primarily as a control for the codling moth, but a decision by the...
Lanham, MD; April 12, 2012 – Although the preference of dung beetles for specific types and conditions of dung has been given substantial attention, little has been done to investigate their preference for dung...
Lanham, MD; April 9, 2012 – This year’s mild winter and early spring have prompted many media reports that insect populations are certain to increase in unprecedented numbers this year. However, leaders of...
Lanham, MD; April 4, 2012 -- Entomology 2012, the 60th Annual Meeting of the Entomological Society of America (ESA), will feature more than 100 symposia on insects and related arthropods, November 11-14, 2012...
Lanham, MD; March 28, 2012 -- ESA's Student and Young Professionals Committee recently sponsored a competition for travel grants to the 2012 International Congress of Entomology (ICE) to be held in Daegu, South...