Cristian Romero

The Influence of Technology on IPM and Crop Scouting

Integrated pest management (IPM) can be defined as suppressing damaging pest populations through the application of multiple control tactics. Crop scouting, a pivotal part of IPM, refers to the assessment of pest pressure and control tactics applied to reduce pest pressure. Increases in technology has influenced crop scouting and will have significant effects in the future. This class will delve into how technology is affecting IPM and Crop scouting, specifically.