Integrated Pest Management
An Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Program is an important component of any system where pests can be an issue: home, garden, farm, warehouse, school, etc. Having a plan of action with detailed schedules as well as protocols can save from damages that could accrue from pest damage. Outlined below is a guidebook explaining what an IPM program is, how to incorporate it into our farming system, and the importance of keeping records for the future of the farmlettes.
In a farming system, such as Fleet Farming, multiple plots are functioning all year round. This highlights the importance of maintaining records and having accurate records for a variety of practices will guarantee that any IPM program or growing schedule will operate smoothly. The practices and guidelines on this website will aid all farmers in maintaining healthy and functional plots, whatever the growing season.