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Stars and Stripes

Yellow starthistle flower<br>(Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

While many of you are preparing for the 4th of July holiday, we at UC IPM are also thinking about...

Posted on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 at 9:00 AM
Tags: ants (17), Dandelion (3), holiday (4), mosquito (17), pest (105), pest management (77), Pest Notes (98), poison oak (5), raccoons (4), UC IPM (287), vertebrate (3), video (13), weeds (29), yellow starthistle (2), yellowjackets (7)
Focus Area Tags: Health, Natural Resources, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Quarantine Baking and Kitchen Pests

Indian meal moth adult in wheat flour. (Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

As many people you know have turned to baking during quarantine, it is likely that ingredients such...

Posted on Tuesday, June 2, 2020 at 8:00 AM
Tags: ants (17), clutter (4), cockroaches (11), mice (10), pantry (8), pest management (77), prevention (14), rats (16), rodents (10), sanitation (6), storage (4), UC IPM (287)
Focus Area Tags: Family, Food, Health, Pest Management

Spring Swarms

Honey bee swarm on fence. (Credit: D Wolfe)

While we are staying home during the pandemic, insects are most definitely not!  In fact, you...

Posted on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 at 11:00 AM
Tags: ants (17), bees (7), control (55), honey bee swarms (2), honey bees (2), pest management (77), spring (5), swarm (2), termites (10), UC IPM (287)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Spring Cleaning for Pest Prevention

A clothes moth larva with its feeding case attached. (Credit: DH Choe)

Spring has arrived and with many Californians at home due to local coronavirus directives, now...

Posted on Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 8:00 AM
Tags: ants (17), carpet beetles (6), clothes moths (6), clutter (4), cockroaches (11), fleas (2), mice (10), pantry (8), pest management (77), prevention (14), raccoons (4), rats (16), rodents (10), sanitation (6), spiders (6), storage (4), UCIPM (72)
Focus Area Tags: Food, Health, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Insect Pests on Citrus Trees

Asian citrus psyllid adult and eggs on young citrus leaves. <br>(Credit: M. Lewis, CISR)

[This post has been modified from the article originally published in the Fall 2018 issue of the...

Posted on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at 7:30 AM
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture, Food, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

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