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Healthy Schools Act Report: Your Feedback is Needed!

GB HSA Leg Report photo

Do you work at or service a school or multiple schools? If so, the California Department of...

Posted on Sunday, August 4, 2019 at 8:00 AM
Focus Area Tags: Environment, Family, Health, Pest Management

Calibrating Spray Application Equipment

Figure 1. Backpack sprayer pesticide calibration. (Credit: G. Del Rosario, Corteva)

Applying the wrong amount of pesticide can result in poor control if not enough is used; too much...

Posted on Friday, August 2, 2019 at 8:00 AM
Tags: calibration (1), pesticides (30), professionals (6), UC IPM (248), Wilen (12)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management

Outdoor Baiting for Cockroaches

Figure 3. Turkestan cockroaches attracted to spilled food. (Credit: A Sutherland)

Two species of Blatta cockroaches can be common peridomestic pests in California, including the...

Posted on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 7:59 PM
Focus Area Tags: Health, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Using Seaweed to Kill Argentine Ants

Fig 1. Argentine ants feeding on green or red hydrogels to demonstrate liquid bait uptake. (Credit: J-W Tay, UC Riverside)

[From the Spring issue of the UC IPM Green Bulletin] Argentine ants can be a damaging ant pest...

Posted on Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at 8:00 PM
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

West Coast Rodent Academy Trains Pest Management Professionals

Learning to inspect for signs of rodent activity. [N. M. Quinn]

[From the May 2017 issue of the UC IPM Green Bulletin] The West Coast Rodent Academy (WCRA) is a...

West Coast Rodent Academy Workgroup [K. Willingham]
West Coast Rodent Academy Workgroup [K. Willingham]

West Coast Rodent Academy Workgroup [K. Willingham]

Posted on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 9:44 AM

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