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Posts Tagged: herbicide

Fall Weed Management in Lawns and Landscapes

Bermudagrass (Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

As the days get shorter and the temperatures begin to cool, now is the time to practice weed...

Posted on Wednesday, October 14, 2020 at 10:06 AM
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Pokeweed: A Growing Weed Problem

Pokeweed seedlings (Credit: C Elmore)

American pokeweed is a large weedy shrub also known as pokeberry, American nightshade, poke salad,...

Posted on Thursday, September 17, 2020 at 4:49 PM
Tags: herbicide (10), integrated pest management (15), landscape (48), Oneto (3), Pest Notes (92), pokeweed (1), UC IPM (268), weeds (29)
Focus Area Tags: Natural Resources, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Applying Glyphosate? Know How to Choose the Right PPE

Figure 1. Few glyphosate product labels require that applicators wear

Public concern regarding the risk of illness from long-term exposure to glyphosate is on the rise....

Posted on Monday, January 27, 2020 at 1:45 PM
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture, Health, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

What to Wear When Using Pesticides

Figure 1. Safety glasses showing evidence of compliance with the designated “Z87” marked. (Credit: CA Reynolds)

When using any kind of pesticide, including herbicides, it's important to read the pesticide label...

Posted on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at 8:15 AM
Focus Area Tags: Health, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Addressing the Science Surrounding Glyphosate

Applying glyphosate from a hand-held sprayer to control weeds. (Credit: CA Reynolds)

UC ANR's charge is research and extension and we provide guidance about how to manage weeds using...

Posted on Monday, September 23, 2019 at 3:45 PM
Tags: exposure (4), glyphosate (4), herbicide (10), pesticide (23), UC ANR (2), UC IPM (268), weed science (5), Weeds (29)
Focus Area Tags: Environment, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

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