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Posts Tagged: Pest Notes

Rose Care and Weed Control

Roses

Many gardeners and landscapers enjoy growing and caring for roses. Through careful selection of...

Roses
Roses

Roses

Posted on Thursday, August 15, 2019 at 10:59 PM
Tags: care (2), control (40), cultivar (1), cultural (1), garden (29), herbicides (3), Karlik (2), landscape (32), Pest Notes (66), pests (57), roses (3), UC IPM (204), weeds (22)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Keep Your Palm Trees Disease-free

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Palm trees are commonly seen in California, making some think about the tree-lined streets of...

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Posted on Thursday, August 15, 2019 at 4:48 PM
Tags: control (40), disease (32), Hodel (4), IPM (58), kill (1), landscape (32), management (30), palm (2), Pest Notes (66), pests (57), tree (17), UC IPM (204), wilt (1)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Got Gophers?

Adult pocket gopher peeking out of a burrow entrance. [Credit: T. Chalmers]

Gophers are well-known and certainly unwelcome pests in landscapes, gardens, lawns, and athletic...

Adult pocket gopher peeking out of a burrow entrance. [Credit: T. Chalmers]
Adult pocket gopher peeking out of a burrow entrance. [Credit: T. Chalmers]

Adult pocket gopher peeking out of a burrow entrance. [Credit: T. Chalmers]

Characteristic crescent-shaped mound and plugged burrow opening of a pocket gopher. [Credit: Jack Kelly Clark]
Characteristic crescent-shaped mound and plugged burrow opening of a pocket gopher. [Credit: Jack Kelly Clark]

Characteristic crescent-shaped mound and plugged burrow opening of a pocket gopher. [Credit: Jack Kelly Clark]

Posted on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 8:58 PM
Tags: Baldwin (4), damage (13), eating (1), garden (29), gophers (5), landscape (32), lawn (7), mound (2), Pest Notes (66), pests (57), pocket gophers (1), rodent (5), turf (5), UC IPM (204), vegetables (3)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Answers: It's a Trap!

Pheramone trap for Indian meal moths (Credit: CA Reynolds)

Here are the answers to the traps pictured in yesterday's blog post. How did you do? Let us know in...

Posted on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 3:00 PM
Tags: Asian citrus psyllid (28), clothes moths (5), ground squirrel (6), IPM (58), management (30), pest (74), pest management (23), Pest Notes (66), pests (57), traps (6), tree squirrel (5), UC IPM (204), yellowjackets (4)

Ground Squirrels: Furry Foes

Adult California ground squirrel. (Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

  Although they're small, cute, and furry, ground squirrels can be a real pest for California...

Posted on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 8:48 PM
Tags: Baldwin (4), control (40), Dimson (2), disease (32), garden (29), ground squirrel (6), landscape (32), management (30), pest (74), Pest Notes (66), public health (4), Quinn (11), rodent (5), UC IPM (204)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

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