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Incorporate ecological principles into integrated pest and crop management systems to improve the long-term resiliency and profitability of food production.

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IPRI Research

Research Farm

Research on Coccinellidae


The Integrated Cropping Systems Research is located in Brookings, SD and is part of the Plains Area.
The Research Leader is Sharon Schneider.
Phone: (605)693-5201
Fax: (605)693-5240
USDA-ARS-PA North Central Agricultural Res. Lab
Brookings, SD 57006