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Posts Tagged: scales

Masks and Covers in the Garden

Juvenile racoon (Credit: L Fitzhugh)

These days, most people are wearing masks when out in public for personal protection for themselves...

Posted on Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 11:07 AM
Tags: beetle (13), grub (1), leafroller (2), Pest Notes (84), pests (62), raccoons (4), scales (4), UC IPM (250)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Top Ten Pest Notes of 2019

Foliage damaged by leaf curl. (Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

At some point, all of us encounter a pest in our home, garden, or landscape. But you're not alone!...

Posted on Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 8:00 AM
Tags: aphids (9), carpet beetles (4), control (53), fungus gnats (2), ground squirrels (1), management (40), mealybugs (4), opossum (2), peach leaf curl (6), pest management (50), pest notes (84), scales (4), thrips (4), UC IPM (250), whiteflies (5)
Focus Area Tags: Environment, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Top 10 Garden and Landscape Pests


Download the free booklet at the bottom of the page! 1. Ants Most people deal with ants...

Posted on Friday, July 8, 2016 at 12:09 PM

Scale Insects: Recognizing and Managing

Greedy scale colony.

People sometimes don't recognize scales as insects, but understanding scale types and signs of...

Posted on Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 10:01 PM
Tags: IPM (62), Pest Notes (84), scales (4)
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