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Posts Tagged: Michael Rust

Using hydrogels to develop a yellowjacket bait

Figure 1. Western yellowjacket baiting with the hydrogel bait. After a short handling behavior on the bait, yellowjackets flew away with a small piece of the hydrogel bait. (Credit: DH Choe)

Many parks, recreational areas, and outdoor venues in California are home to yellowjacket wasps...

Posted on Sunday, March 29, 2020 at 9:00 AM
Tags: bait (5), bite (17), Campbell (1), control (54), Dong-Hwan Choe (4), fipronil (3), Michael Rust (2), nuisance (7), pest management (62), pests (63), sting (3), UC IPM (268), yellowjackets (7)
Focus Area Tags: Innovation, Natural Resources, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Cockroaches! Updated Pest Notes

Female German cockroach with ootheca. (Credit: DH Choe)

Cockroaches, or roaches, are probably some of the least welcome insects people encounter in their...

Posted on Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at 2:00 PM
Tags: building (3), cockroaches (10), control (54), Dong-Hwan Choe (4), indoor pests (5), insects (17), management (42), Michael Rust (2), Pest Notes (92), pests (63), structural (2), Sutherland (10), UC IPM (268)
Focus Area Tags: Health, Pest Management, Yard & Garden
 
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