Integrated Pest Management techniques allow you to solve your pest problems while minimizing the use of toxic or harmful chemicals. You can visit the following organization’s websites to learn more about IPM strategies:
Our Water Our World (OWOW)
OWOW teaches how to manage garden pests using the least toxic solutions. OWOW provides fact sheets on different pest species and lists of less toxic pesticides and where to purchase them. You can also check out Our Water Our World displays at local nurseries.
UC Statewide IPM Program (UC IPM)
The UC IPM Program provides information and scientific research to help solve pest problems with the least unintended impacts on people and the environment.