Amanda B.

Pesticide Education and Urban Entomology Field Specialist

I am the Pesticide Education and Urban Entomology Field Specialist based in Pierre, South Dakota. I have a PhD in Entomology, which focused on migratory pests of vegetable crops (especially pests of cucurbits). My current work focuses on coordinating the pesticide education efforts in South Dakota, outreach on pollinators and other beneficial insects, and identification and management of household and garden pests.

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