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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

Keep an Eye Out for Spotted Lanternfly

Figure 2. Side view of the adult spotted lanternfly.

The spotted lanternfly (Lycorma delicatula) is a new exotic pest that was first detected in...

Posted on Monday, August 24, 2020 at 9:00 AM
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture, Economic Development, Environment, Natural Resources, Pest Management

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 (0), clutter (0), cockroaches (0), mice (0), pantry (0), pest management (0), prevention (0), rats (0), rodents (0), sanitation (0), storage (0), UC IPM (0)
Focus Area Tags: Family, Food, Health, Pest Management

April Gardening Tips: Fertilizing

Zinc deficiency on the foliage of citrus. (Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

As you practice social distancing during COVID-19, you may find yourself spending more time in the...

Posted on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at 9:00 AM
Tags: checklist (0), fertilizer (0), fertilizing (0), fruit (0), garden (0), landscape (0), pest management (0), prevention (0), tips (0), UC IPM (0)
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 (0), carpet beetles (0), clothes moths (0), clutter (0), cockroaches (0), fleas (0), mice (0), pantry (0), pest management (0), prevention (0), raccoons (0), rats (0), rodents (0), sanitation (0), spiders (0), storage (0), UCIPM (0)
Focus Area Tags: Food, Health, Pest Management, Yard & Garden
 
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