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New! Pocket-Sized Guide for Vegetable Pests

Vegetable Pest ID Cards.

While working outside, gardeners and farmers may discover pest problems they need to answer...

Posted on Sunday, July 29, 2018 at 11:00 PM
Tags: backyard (1), crops (1), farms (1), Flint (1), fruit (5), garden (1), melon (1), pest (3), pest management (1), pocket-sized (1), sustainable (1), Sutherland (1), UC IPM (5), vegetable (2), Windbiel-Rojas (1)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Pruning Trees in Winter

Pruning a tree. (Photo: Pixabay)

Winter is an ideal time to prune deciduous fruit and shade trees, since the trees are dormant and...

Posted on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at 4:41 PM
Tags: apricot (1), cherry (2), disease (3), dormant (1), environmental disorders (1), fruit (5), pest (3), prune (1), pruning (1), tree (1), trees (1), UC IPM (5), winter (1)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Keep an Eye out for Powdery Mildew

Powdery mildew on rose. (Jack Kelly Clark)

This time of year, you may notice a white, powdery looking growth on fruit, vegetable plants or...

Posted on Friday, August 18, 2017 at 10:25 AM
Tags: disease (3), fruit (5), fungus (1), ornamental (1), plants (1), powdery mildew (1), UC IPM (5), vegetable (2)

Recent Detection of Huanglongbing Disease in Riverside

Fig 1. Adults, nymphs, and wax of Asian  citrus psyllids. (M.E. Rogers)

[From the Summer issue of the UC IPM Retail Nursery & Garden Center News] The...

Posted on Friday, July 28, 2017 at 1:20 PM

Flies Spoiling Your Cherry Season?

Ripened cherry with sunken oviposition sites of spotted wing drosophila. [L. Strand]

As cherries begin to ripen on backyard fruit trees, you'll want to monitor the fruit for pests,...

Posted on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 1:19 PM
Tags: cherry (2), fly (1), fruit (5), maggot (1), pest (3), spotted wing drosophila (1), sunken (1), UC IPM (5)
 
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