February 1, 2023
We’re excited to announce the start of 10 new research projects in January, 2023. Funding has been provided by the Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund.
$6.23 Million from the Environment and Natural Resources Trust Fund fuels terrestrial invasive species research at the University of Minnesota
June 7, 2022
The renewed support allows the Minnesota Invasive Terrestrial Pests and Plants Center to continue fostering the health of Minnesota's natural, cultural, and agricultural resources.
June 3, 2022
MITPPC-funded researchers are preparing for the impending arrival of a top threat to Minnesota’s trees.
March 29, 2022
MITPPC-funded researchers are strategically wrangling the charismatic trees’ innate ability to fend off Dutch elm disease.
March 8, 2022
Emerald ash borer is a top-ranked invasive species at MITPPC because of its severe economic and ecological impacts. Learn more about what you can do to help slow its spread.
December 14, 2021
All of us in MITPPC wish you the happiest of holidays and a smooth 2022.
November 17, 2021
The appointment brings MITPPC's outcome-oriented research to continental-scale efforts to improve invasive species management and outreach.
October 26, 2021
Nick Rajtar develops new tools for closing in on evasive tree pathogens in the field and in the lab.
October 25, 2021
Familiarize yourself with the invasive species that may be traveling around the state inside that bundle you bought.
August 25, 2021
Nick Greatens, PhD student, suspects a deadly game of matchmaker could help eradicate invasive species.