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Pests in the Urban Landscape

Californians get advice to stop bed bugs

Adult bed bugs are oval, wingless, about 1/5 inch long, and rusty red or mahogany in color. (Credit: Dong-Hwan Choe)

Bed bugs can hitch rides on secondhand furniture, luggage, backpacks and other personal items to...

Posted on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at 2:50 PM
Tags: bed bugs (19), Kan-Rice (2), online course (2), public health (9), Sutherland (12), training (15), UC IPM (277)
Focus Area Tags: Health, Pest Management

Garden and Landscape Books On Sale


Give the gift of knowledge this holiday season! Save up to 60% on select UC ANR gardening and...

Posted on Monday, December 7, 2020 at 3:24 PM
Tags: books (2), cards (2), garden (41), gardening (4), home (8), identification (5), landscape (50), pest (105), sale (2), UC IPM (277)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Support UC IPM on #GivingTuesday!

Woman in Sunflowers with Basket

Support the work of the UC IPM Urban and Community Program! Our mission and work to help...

Posted on Monday, November 30, 2020 at 11:00 PM
Tags: donate (3), GivingTuesday (3)

Save the Date: Giving Tuesday is December 1

Save the Date 2020

Our mission to help Californians continues despite the COVID-19 pandemic. With your help, we...

Posted on Friday, November 20, 2020 at 8:55 AM
Tags: donate (3), GivingTuesday (3)

What makes a weed an invasive plant?

Invasive pampasgrass (Credit: J DiTomaso)

Weeds are usually thought of as native plants we don't want in areas such as landscapes, fields,...

Posted on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 6:03 PM
Tags: exotic (11), invasive (44), invasive species (7), management (42), pest (105), pest management (66), retail newsletter (9), UC IPM (277), weed (12)
Focus Area Tags: Natural Resources, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

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