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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

What to Wear When Using Pesticides

Figure 1. Safety glasses showing evidence of compliance with the designated “Z87” marked. (Credit: CA Reynolds)

When using any kind of pesticide, including herbicides, it's important to read the pesticide label...

Posted on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at 8:15 AM
Focus Area Tags: Health, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Addressing the Science Surrounding Glyphosate

Applying glyphosate from a hand-held sprayer to control weeds. (Credit: CA Reynolds)

UC ANR's charge is research and extension and we provide guidance about how to manage weeds using...

Posted on Monday, September 23, 2019 at 3:45 PM
Tags: exposure (4), glyphosate (4), herbicide (8), pesticide (23), UC ANR (2), UC IPM (249), weed science (4), Weeds (27)
Focus Area Tags: Environment, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

What Do These Pesticide Terms Mean?

A retail shelf showing various pesticide containers. (Credit: Cheryl A. Reynolds)

[Originally published as “Pesticide Briefs: What Do These Terms Mean?” in the Fall 2018...

Posted on Thursday, February 14, 2019 at 4:08 PM
Focus Area Tags: Environment, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Updated Landscape Weed Info

Mallow (cheeseweed). [Credit: Jack Kelly Clark]

Controlling weeds can be challenging to landscape professionals or home gardeners since landscapes...

Mallow (cheeseweed). [Credit: Jack Kelly Clark]
Mallow (cheeseweed). [Credit: Jack Kelly Clark]

Mallow (cheeseweed). [Credit: Jack Kelly Clark]

Posted on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at 10:53 AM
Tags: control (53), herbicide (8), IPM (62), landscape (43), manage (2), management (40), nonchemical (2), pest (95), plants (13), UC IPM (249), weeds (27), Wilen (12)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

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