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Posts Tagged: sanitation

Reduce Clutter to Reduce Pests

Female German cockroach with egg case. [J.K. Clark]

Most of us have clutter we've hidden away in closets, drawers, garages, or in other storage space....

This cluttered garage has many hiding spaces for pests. [A. Schellman]
This cluttered garage has many hiding spaces for pests. [A. Schellman]

Cluttered garage has many hiding spaces for pests. [A. Schellman]

Posted on Monday, May 22, 2017 at 9:38 AM
Tags: bed bugs (16), clothes moths (5), clutter (2), cockroaches (6), mice (5), pantry (4), pests (57), rats (8), rodents (5), sanitation (2), spiders (3), storage (2), UC IPM (202)

It’s Time to Prepare Your Landscape for Winter!

Pruning out an scale insect infestation.

Now is the time to prepare your garden and landscape for winter. The simple tasks recommended below...

Posted on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 7:58 PM
Tags: disease (32), garden (29), gardener (2), insects (13), landscape (32), monthly (1), pathogens (5), pest (74), pests (57), prune (4), sanitation (2), tips (2), UC IPM (202), weeds (22), winter (6), winter (6)
 
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