Additional Class Materials!
Hypotheses and Hypothesis Testing:
Insect Taxonomy Slides:
Insect Taxonomy Notes:
First Day Handouts (Syllabus, Unit One Schedule, etc)
Unit One Schedule:
Here is a pdf of the lab handout.
Here is a copy of the excel worksheet including the data we collected yesterday. Please follow the directions in the worksheet and handout when writing your report.
Some pictures taken during the lab:
I’d like to thank all those who attended the Southwest Michigan Conservation District “Farming for the Future” workshop on November 17th. You were a great audience and I appreciated the questions and conversations.
I’ve posted a pdf copy of my talk on organic pest management.
Thanks again for inviting me to be part of your event!
Please see the following links for this weeks lectures and documents.
In case you missed this last time here is a link for the discussion roster.
Please remember we’ll be meeting at the CIPS parking lot at 4:30 PM on Thursday September 16 for the second of our two Field Tours. Be sure to wear study cloths, something to write with, and you may want to bring water and a snack. Hopefully we’ll be back in Lansing by 8:30PM. A map showing the field trip locations as well as the location of CIPS can be accessed through this link.
READING FOR NEXT WEEK
Tuesday September 21: The four Energy and Agriculture papers located in the CD Rom
Wednesday September 23: Chapter 2 in the Entomology and Pest Management Textbook (Pedigo and Rice)
DUE DATES FOR ASSIGNMENTS:
Choose a discussion topic and have it approved by September 21 (email me the final topic title)
Laboratory 1 report is due September 23
Project Proposals are due on October 7
Our first exam will be on October 14