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Posts Tagged: weeds

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 (3), glyphosate (3), herbicide (7), pesticide (16), UC ANR (2), UC IPM (202), weed science (1), Weeds (21)

Rose Care and Weed Control


Many gardeners and landscapers enjoy growing and caring for roses. Through careful selection of...



Posted on Thursday, August 15, 2019 at 10:59 PM
Tags: care (2), control (40), cultivar (1), cultural (1), garden (29), herbicides (3), Karlik (2), landscape (31), Pest Notes (64), pests (57), roses (3), UC IPM (202), weeds (21)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

How to Prevent Weeds in Landscapes

Mixed planting of woody and herbaceous perennials. (Credit: Petr Kosina, UCIPM)

[Originally published as "Managing Weeds in Landscapes" published in the Fall 2018 issue of the...

Posted on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at 2:54 PM
Tags: garden (29), IPM (57), landscape (31), pest (74), pest management (21), Pest Notes (64), UC IPM (202), weeds (21), Wilen (12)

Updated Landscape Weed Info

Mallow (cheeseweed). [Credit: Jack Kelly Clark]

Controlling weeds can be challenging to landscape professionals or home gardeners since landscapes...

Mallow (cheeseweed). [Credit: Jack Kelly Clark]
Mallow (cheeseweed). [Credit: Jack Kelly Clark]

Mallow (cheeseweed). [Credit: Jack Kelly Clark]

Posted on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at 10:53 AM
Tags: control (40), herbicide (7), IPM (57), landscape (31), manage (2), management (30), nonchemical (2), pest (74), plants (9), UC IPM (202), weeds (21), Wilen (12)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Reduce Soil Pests with Sunlight

Clear plastic is laid over planting beds to elevate soil temperatures. (Credit: K Windbiel-Rojas)

Soil solarization is a method home gardeners and farmers can use to manage soilborne pests such as...

Posted on Monday, June 3, 2019 at 9:38 AM
Tags: control (40), disease (32), garden (29), heat (1), IPM (57), management (30), pest management (21), Pest Notes (64), pests (57), soil (3), solarization (2), Stapleton (2), UC IPM (202), weeds (21)

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