In the complex world of pest management, it is a unique, but necessary, task to implement a team approach among user and interest groups. Doing so ensures continuing program sustainability and provides opportunities for solutions through real-world cases. Successful programs have components that are creative, unique, innovative and exemplary.
The County of Santa Clara IPM program strives to identify and include all necessary elements for comprehensive IPM, including: leadership commitment, administration, management, budgeting, system development, evaluation, demonstrations, technical guidance, training, education and outreach. These aspects, as well as other program information, can be found in the links below.