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Stars and Stripes

Yellow starthistle flower<br>(Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

While many of you are preparing for the 4th of July holiday, we at UC IPM are also thinking about...

Posted on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 at 9:00 AM
Tags: ants (17), Dandelion (3), holiday (3), mosquito (17), pest (95), pest management (50), Pest Notes (84), poison oak (5), raccoons (4), UC IPM (249), vertebrate (3), video (11), weeds (27), yellow starthistle (2), yellowjackets (7)
Focus Area Tags: Health, Natural Resources, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Invasive Spotlight: Brooms

French broom, <i>Genista monspessulana</i>, invading a hillside near Bodega Bay, California. (Credit: B Rice)

Brooms are shrubs which were originally planted in California as ornamentals and for erosion...

Posted on Saturday, June 13, 2020 at 12:00 PM
Tags: brooms (2), DiTomaso (5), invasive (40), invasive species action week (5), Kyser (3), landscape (43), management (40), Oneto (2), pest management (50), Pest Notes (84), plants (13), UC IPM (249), weed science (4), weeds (27)
Focus Area Tags: Environment, Natural Resources, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Plantain weeds Pest Notes updated

Rosettes and flowers of broadleaf plantain, Plantago major.<br>(Credit: K Windbiel-Rojas)

Plantains are common weeds in lawns, athletic fields, ornamental plantings, roadsides, and...

Posted on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 11:24 AM
Tags: control (53), IPM (62), landscape (43), management (40), mulch (5), pest (95), pest management (50), Pest Notes (84), plantains (1), Reiter (1), turf (7), UC IPM (249), weed science (4), weeds (27)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Applying Glyphosate? Know How to Choose the Right PPE

Figure 1. Few glyphosate product labels require that applicators wear

Public concern regarding the risk of illness from long-term exposure to glyphosate is on the rise....

Posted on Monday, January 27, 2020 at 1:45 PM
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture, Health, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Winter is Coming- IPM Tips for Yard and Garden

Oleander leaves with damage to leaves by freezing weather. (Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

Days are getting shorter and evenings cooler as winter approaches. Sweater weather also means a...

Posted on Thursday, December 12, 2019 at 4:48 PM
Tags: abiotic (6), control (53), disease (41), garden (37), irrigation (4), landscape (43), management (40), mulch (5), pest (95), pest management (50), pruning (6), sanitation (5), seasonal (3), UC IPM (249), weeds (27), winter (8)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

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