IPM at Home


IPM Tools to Manage Pests at Home


Learn research-based, safe, and effective tactics for common garden and property pests and weeds. We provide non-chemical methods alongside the most effective and least toxic chemical options available, to reduce risk to people and the environment.

Solve Pest Problems

Solve Pest Problems is a science-based, easy-to-understand guide for homeowners and landscapers in the Pacific Northwest. 
Diagnose and solve common pest and weed problems, effectively and with lower risk. 
Here you can learn how to:
  • Identify and learn about pests and weeds.
  • Determine if action is needed.
  • Understand any risks associated with various options for solving the problem.
  • After taking action, follow up with preventive steps for long-term success.

Learn more below, or go directly to SPP:

Solve Pest Problems


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