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Want Another Reason to Practice Social Distancing? Head Lice.

Head lice adults, nymphs, and eggs (nits). [Credit: Dr. Shujuan (Lucy) Li]

Most people are practicing social distancing due to the current pandemic, so contracting head lice...

Posted on Monday, July 20, 2020 at 9:00 AM
Focus Area Tags: Family, Health, Pest Management

Armillaria Root Rot in Landscape Trees

Armillaria mushrooms grow in clusters, have a ring around their stem, and are tan to honey colored. (Credit: J Turney)

What is Armillaria Root Rot? Armillaria root rot is a severe fungal disease that affects trees,...

Posted on Thursday, February 20, 2020 at 4:08 PM
Tags: Armillaria (0), control (0), disease (0), Downer (0), fungi (0), IPM (0), Lacan (0), landscape (0), management (0), pest (0), Pest Notes (0), tree (0), tree care (0), UC IPM (0)
Focus Area Tags: Environment, Natural Resources, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

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
  • Author: Elaine Lander
Tags: control (0), decay (0), disease (0), Downer (0), fungi (0), IPM (0), landscape (0), management (0), Pest Notes (0), pests (0), tree care (0), UC IPM (0)
Focus Area Tags: Environment, Natural Resources, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Rose Care and Weed Control


Many gardeners and landscapers enjoy growing and caring for roses. Through careful selection of...



Posted on Thursday, August 15, 2019 at 10:59 PM
Tags: care (2), control (53), cultivar (1), cultural (1), garden (37), herbicides (3), Karlik (3), landscape (43), Pest Notes (84), pests (61), roses (4), UC IPM (248), weeds (27)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

It’s time for DPR license and certificate holders to renew—get units via online courses from UC IPM

Schools and Child care online HSA.

November has arrived, and before you know it we'll be ringing in 2018! For those who hold a...

Posted on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 8:17 AM
Tags: child care (0), DPR (0), license (0), pest management (0), renewal (0), schools (0), statewide (0), UC IPM (0)
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