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Posts Tagged: management

Wood Decay Fungi in Landscape Trees

A conk, the fruiting body of the fungus <i>Phellinus ignarius</i> on black walnut. (Credit: AJ Downer, UCCE Ventura County)

Landscape trees provide welcome shade, fruit, homes for wildlife, and even a place for kids to...

Posted on Friday, August 23, 2019 at 9:56 AM
Tags: control (45), decay (1), disease (36), Downer (1), fungi (5), IPM (59), landscape (35), management (34), Pest Notes (72), pests (58), tree care (2), UC IPM (217)

Keep Your Palm Trees Disease-free


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


Posted on Thursday, August 15, 2019 at 4:48 PM
Tags: control (45), disease (36), Hodel (4), IPM (59), kill (1), landscape (35), management (34), palm (2), Pest Notes (72), pests (58), tree (17), UC IPM (217), wilt (1)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

UC IPM Celebrating 40 Years

UC IPM Staff in 2018 (Credit: Marty Martino)

The University of California Statewide Integrated Pest Management Program (UC IPM) is celebrating...

Reduce Soil Pests with Sunlight

Clear plastic is laid over planting beds to elevate soil temperatures. (Credit: K Windbiel-Rojas)

Soil solarization is a method home gardeners and farmers can use to manage soilborne pests such as...

Posted on Monday, June 3, 2019 at 12:00 PM
Tags: control (45), disease (36), garden (31), heat (1), IPM (59), management (34), pest management (31), Pest Notes (72), pests (58), soil (3), solarization (2), Stapleton (2), UC IPM (217), weeds (23)

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 (30), clothes moths (5), ground squirrel (6), IPM (59), management (34), pest (82), pest management (31), Pest Notes (72), pests (58), traps (7), tree squirrel (6), UC IPM (217), yellowjackets (4)

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