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Pests in the Urban Landscape

Oh Dallisgrass

Knowing what weedy grass you have in your lawn or landscape is very important in being able to...

Posted on Tuesday, October 4, 2022 at 9:08 AM
Tags: garden (48), grass (4), herbicide (12), integrated pest management (23), landscape (58), lawn (13), LeStrange (2), pest (125), Pest Notes (112), Roncoroni (3), turfgrass (5), UC IPM (327), weed (15)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Bad Bunnies

Many people think wild rabbits hopping around are adorable—there's even an international...

Posted on Tuesday, October 4, 2022 at 8:36 AM
Tags: Baldwin (5), garden (48), hare (1), IPM (67), jackrabbit (1), management (46), pest (125), pest management (103), Pest Notes (112), rabbit (1), rabbits (2), UC IPM (327), vertebrate (6), wildlife (14)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

What are Abiotic Plant Disorders?

Abiotic plant disorders are generally caused by environmental conditions, rather than...

Posted on Monday, October 3, 2022 at 2:10 PM
Tags: abiotic (8), control (64), damage (19), diagnostic (3), disease (51), IPM (67), pest (125), pest management (103), problem (2)
Focus Area Tags: Environment, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Invasive Pest Spotlight: Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

The invasive pest spotlight focuses on emerging or potential invasive pests in California. In...

Features of brown marmorated stink bugs. [Credit: Steve Jacobs, PSU]
Features of brown marmorated stink bugs. [Credit: Steve Jacobs, PSU]

Features of brown marmorated stink bugs. [Credit: Steve Jacobs, PSU]

Posted on Monday, September 26, 2022 at 11:00 PM
Tags: BMSB (8), brown marmorated stink bug (8), invasive (53), pest (125), UC IPM (327)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management

Drought or Disease?

With ongoing drought and local water restrictions in place in many areas of California, you may...

Posted on Monday, September 26, 2022 at 10:24 PM
Tags: disease (51), drought (9), garden (48), Hartin (2), landscape (58), trees (16), UC IPM (327), water (5)
Focus Area Tags: Yard & Garden

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