Toth, Stephen J.

Extension Specialist Emeritus

Program area: 

Insect Pest Management

Phone: 
919.561.1997
Fax: 
919.515.7746
Education: 

B.S.  North Carolina State University (1978), M.S.  Louisiana Tech University (1980)

Teaching: 

ENT 021 (Fall Semester 2000 to 2010) / 121 (Fall Semester 2011)  Pesticides and Their Utilization

Extension: 
Development and distribution of educational materials and programs relating to integrated pest management (IPM) and pesticide regulation, use and safety. Responsibilities include:
  • Integrated Pest Management Coordinator (March 1, 2008 to June 30, 2013) for the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service
  • Associate Director (Regulatory Issues) (October 1, 2003 to June 30, 2013) for the Southern Region Integrated Pest Management Center
  • Project Leader (March 1, 2008 to June 30, 2013) for the North Carolina Pest Management Information Program.
  • Coordinator of the Pesticides, Alternatives and Food Quality Protection Act Program (January 1, 2001 to June 30, 2013) for the National Science Foundation Center for Integrated Pest Management.
  • Editor (April 1996 to June 2013) of the North Carolina Pest News, a weekly newsletter (April to September) containing timely information on the status of insect and disease pests on agricultural crops, ornamental crops and in urban areas in North Carolina, and co-editor (1988 to 2013) of the Pesticide Broadcast, a newsletter containing current information on pesticide use, registration and safety.
  • Educational program leader (February 1, 1996 to June 30, 2013) (North Carolina Pesticide Safety Education Program) for the training of commercial pesticide applicators seeking certification/licensing in the Agricultural Pest Control - Plant category in North Carolina.
Links

Publications List
Toth's Curriculum Vita

Integrated Pest Management Site

CALS Perspectives - Winter 2000