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Is Your Maintenance Gardener DPR Certified?

Maintenance gardeners who spray pesticides must be certified by DPR. (Jack Kelly Clark)

Summer is nearly here, and recently we've experienced warm weather following a rich rainy season....

Posted on Friday, June 16, 2017 at 11:57 AM
Tags: certified (1), DPR (17), pesticides (26), Reynolds (3), UC IPM (202)

Retailers Attend IPM Workshops on Invasive Pests and More

Attendees from Retail IPM Workshop. [A. Schellman]

[From the May 2017 issue of the UC IPM Retail Newsletter] Retail nursery and garden center...

Posted on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at 8:58 AM
Tags: ACP (27), center (2), employees (1), exotics (1), garden (29), HLB (23), household pests (1), invasives. (1), nursery (9), pesticides (26), resources (1), retail (11), UCIPM (67)

Beneficial Predators Fight Garden Pests

Lady beetle life cycle (clockwise) eggs, larva, pupa, adult.

You're probably familiar with lady beetles (aka lady bugs), common beneficial insect predators that...

Posted on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at 9:06 PM
Tags: aphids (8), assassin (2), beneficial predators (1), garden (29), insects (13), landscape (31), pesticides (26), pirate (1), predaceous ground beetle (1), spiders (3), UC IPM (202), wasp (1)

Make Earth Day Every Day - Use IPM!

Gardens can be beautiful using IPM. [E. Zagory]

Every April, we celebrate Earth Day and think about ways we can help make our planet healthier. One...

Posted on Friday, April 21, 2017 at 10:35 PM
Tags: April (1), beneficial (11), Earth Day (2), environment (3), health. (1), integrated pest management (8), IPM (57), pesticides (26), pests (57), science (1), UC IPM (202)

New Proposed Rules on Ag Pesticides Near Schools

Grapefruit grove adjacent to a school. [D. Rosen]

News Release - March 16, 2017 The California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) released a...

Posted on Friday, March 17, 2017 at 1:16 PM

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