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Posts Tagged: California

Fipronil Labels Have New Restrictions

Diagram showing California fipronil label restrictions. (Credit: California Department of Pesticide Regulation)

New label changes will alter how fipronil is applied by pest management professionals (PMPs) in...

Posted on Friday, July 6, 2018 at 10:00 PM
Tags: applications (1), California (21), DPR (1), EPA (1), fipronil (1), label changes (1), law (1), perimeter (1), restrictions (1), UC IPM (12), UC Riverside (1)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Summer-it’s a time for swimming, BBQs, camping, and eating invasive species

If you've got a great recipe for invasive brown garden snail, the webiste Eat the Invaders wants to know! Don't bring snails and other animals into California for food. That's how the brown garden snail ended up here in the 1850's. (Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

During California Invasive Species Action Week (June 2 – June 10), we highlighted several...

Posted on Monday, June 18, 2018 at 9:14 AM
Tags: California (21), disease (3), firewood (2), garden (2), infestation (1), invasive species (1), pests (3), summer (1), UC IPM (12)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Invasive Spotlight: Wrapping Up California Invasive Species Action Week

Huanglongbing, the disease carried by the Asian citrus psyllid, causes asymmetrical yellow mottling of leaves and odd shape and greening of fruit. (Credit: Dr. Susan E. Halbert)

This week, we put the spotlight on invasive species and how these non-native plants, animals, and...

Posted on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at 10:00 PM
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Invasive Spotlight: Japanese Dodder

Spaghettilike stems of Japanese dodder growing on a tree. (Credit: Vince Guise)

When people think of parasites, often what comes to mind are blood-sucking insects like bed bugs,...

Posted on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at 10:00 PM
Tags: California (21), dodder (1), invasive (5), Japanese (1), mistletoe (1), parasitic plant (1), pest management (1), Pest Notes (1), UC IPM (12)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

California Invasive Species Action Week

Giant reed invading a waterway. (Credit: Joseph M. DiTomaso)

Did you know that every 60 days, a new and potentially damaging invasive species enters...

Posted on Thursday, May 31, 2018 at 8:00 PM
Tags: animals (1), California (21), diseases (2), economic (1), environmental (1), globalization (1), harm (1), invasive species action week (1), pathogens (1), pests (3), plants (1), threat (1), UC IPM (12)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

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