Recent Happenings

Stinkbugs The Star Tribune interviews Bob Koch and Bill Hutchison on a new app that hopes to crowdsource the spread of the brown marmorated stinkbug, an invasive agricultural pest advancing into Minnesota.

Corrie Nyquist[6/22/18] Corrie Nyquist, a Master's student in the Ferrington Lab, was awarded a Bell Museum Fellowship for her project “Assessing Chironomid Longevity in Thermally Variable Icelandic Streams”

Congratulations to Corrie and all the other winners!

Insect Pest Identification

     What's common now

Japenese Beetle

Japanese beetles

Spotted-wing drosophila

Squash Vine Borer


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Bed Bug Information

bed bugs

Visit the Let's Beat the Bug website for more information on preventing, controlling, and treating bed bug problems.

Driven to Discover

Driven to Discover

Fly Control for Horses

The 2018 Entomology Graduate Fellowship are Now Available!

Sujaya, Department Head, Bill Hutchison, Awards Committee Chair, and Tim Kurtti have streamlined the application/recommendation process this year so please review the Fellowship Announcement Document before you begin your application or recommendation - Thank you and Good Luck!