Welcome to a special Pest Central limited series. This collaborative effort focuses on the history and future of IPM in the north central region and features University faculty and Agency staff interviews from around the Central United States. This work is support by the USDA, National Institute of Food and Agriculture and the North Central IPM Center. This podcast edited and produced by Michigan State University Extension MSU is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer. Michigan State University Extension programs and materials are open to all.