Press Releases

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...
Lanham, MD; March 14, 2012 -- The coffee berry borer, Hypothenemus hampei (Ferrari), is considered one of the most serious pests in coffee plantations worldwide. Infestations of this small beetle are difficult to combat...
Lanham, MD; March 14, 2012 -- As acreage of row crops managed with conservation tillage increases, more growers are encountering slugs, elevating their importance as crop pests. Slugs can eat virtually all crops, and...
Lanham, MD; March 13, 2012 -- Dr. Gene Kritsky, a professor of biology at the College of Mount St. Joseph in Cincinnati, adjunct curator of entomology at the Cincinnati Museum Center, and editor-in-chief of American...
Lanham, MD; March 8, 2012 – The Southwestern Branch of the Entomological Society of America (ESA) presented awards at a Joint Meeting between the Seoutheastern and Southwestern Branches in Little Rock, Arkansas,...
Lanham, MD; March 8, 2012 – The Southeastern Branch of the Entomological Society of America (ESA) presented awards at a Joint Meeting between the Seoutheastern and Southwestern Branches in Little Rock, Arkansas,...
Entomological Society of America's Eastern Branch Annual Meeting will be held March 16-19, 2012 at the Hilton Hartford Hotel Lanham, MD; March 6, 2012 -- “Bed bugs are coming back. Are you ready?”...
Lanham, MD; March 6, 2012 -- Many livestock producers are unaware that herd management practices influence the effectiveness of dung beetles. Dung beetles are important to healthy cattle pasture ecosystems as they...
It's Easy Being Green on St. Patrick's Day An Insect Fair for All Ages -- Keeping Connecticut's Forests Green,Streams clean, and Bees Seen March 17, 2012 10:00am – 3:00 pm.  It’s a Bug...