Mississippi State University Extension Service agriculture experts will address integrated pest management topics at a Feb. 2 workshop in Raymond, Miss.

The annual IPM general pest management workshop will take place at MSU’s Central Mississippi Research and Extension Center auditorium. Registration is $10 and the workshop begins at 8:30 a.m. The program will conclude by 4:30 p.m. The cost includes coffee and refreshments. Lunch is not included.

Sessions will cover topics related to wildlife, lakes and ponds, pecans, pine tree insects, social media, and human pathogens in plant production systems.

The program will serve as training and recertification for agricultural consultants as well as in-service training for Extension agents. Certified crop advisors can receive about 4.5 hours of continuing education credit.

For more information about the workshop, contact David Ingram at (601) 857-2284 or davidi@ext.msstate.edu.