The Association of Natural Biocontrol Producers (ANBP)

The Association of Natural Biocontrol Producers (ANBP) is a professional association representing the biological pest management industry. Augmentative biological control utilizes beneficial insects, mites and nematodes to manage agricultural, horticultural and plant pests. ANBP membership includes producers, distributors, and in addition, users of natural enemies as well as allied industry supporters, university researchers, extension agents and regulatory representatives.

ANBP’s mission is to address key issues of the augmentative biological control industry through advocacy, education, and quality assurance.

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ANBP Award of Excellence 

 Association of Natural Biocontrol Producers Honors Richard Ward with the 2021 ANBP Award of Excellence  The Association of Natural Biocontrol Producers (ANBP) annually recognizes an individual who has made, or is making, extraordinary contributions to the field of augmentation biological control and its use in integrated pest management (IPM). This year we have selected one…

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Guidelines for Purchasing and Using Commercial Natural Enemies in North America

Recently updated, this guide covers all of North America and includes all ANBP member companies and the products they sell.

Where can I buy beneficials?

Looking to buy beneficial insects, mites, or nematodes for biological control (biocontrol)? See a list of our current members and get links to their websites.

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