Integrated Pest Management (IPM)

ˈin(t)əˌɡrādəd pest ˈmanijmənt | Noun

A long-term pest prevention program that utilizes a combination of pest control methods to prevent pest populations from growing across the point when they will cause a loss in overall yield that is financially equal to or more than the cost incurred to prevent their growth.

 

Integrated pest management (IPM) helps manage the ecosystem by preventing pests.

 

Integrated pest management (IPM) allows for safer pest control.