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Posts Tagged: Agriculture

Huanglongbing Detected Again in San Gabriel

Citrus tree infected with Huanglongbing. [M.E. Rogers]

The following press release was distributed on March 28, 2017 by the Citrus Pest & Disease...

Posted on Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 9:28 AM

National Poison Prevention Week - March 19-25, 2017

A child reaching for a pesticide stored in a common drinking container. [M.L.Poe]

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), poisoning is the number one...

Posted on Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at 1:44 PM
Tags: Agriculture (2), application (1), equipment (1), field workers (1), mixing (1), pesticide (23), poisoning (2), UCIPM (72)

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

South American Palm Weevil Detected in San Diego County

Figure 1.  [T. Ellis]

[From the August 2016 issue of the UC IPM Green Bulletin] The South American palm weevil (SAPW),...

Posted on Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at 12:50 PM
Tags: Canary Island (0), County Department Agriculture (0), date (0), Ellis (0), palm (0), Pelham (0), San Diego (0), South American (0), UCIPM (0), weevil (0)

Invasive pests of concern for California’s urban agriculture systems


Every year, California receives, on average, six new exotic invasive pests of concern; that's about...

Posted on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at 2:46 PM
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