Insects & Integrated Pest Management

The Integrated Pest Management (or Entomology) Program offers many educational programs to the public for both youth and adults.  Below are links to upcoming events.  If you have an organization, club, or other group that would be interested in a presentation on an entomological (insect) related subject, please contact us!

Upcoming Educational Events

Insects and Kids! 

The 2018 Spring Break Nature Camp will be held March 12-15, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. each day, and is for youth ages 6-11.  This 4-day camp will include real birds of prey, a field trip to the San Antonio Botanical Gardens, a terrarium lesson, herpetology, dissections, poultry lessons (including watching live chicks hatch), and tons of activities, games, and experiments!

There is limited space, so sign up soon!  Cost is $125 and online registration is required.


Bug Blog – want to know what “bugs” are big?  Updated regularly to keep you up to date!


Insecta Fiesta!

Join us for a fun filled evening with fantastic food, good company, and great drinks!  The 2017 Insecta Fiesta will be held on Thursday, November 2, at the San Antonio Garden Center.  Learn how insects can be a sustainable form of agriculture, using less water, grain and space and producing more protein, ounce per ounce.  Register at

Contact – get answers to your pest and insect questions.  Molly Keck, Texas AgriLife Extension Program Specialist in Integrated Pest Mangement and Board Certified Entomologist.

Call: 210-631-0400   /   Email:




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