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Pests in the Urban Landscape

Peach Leaf Curl, Time to Spray!

If you have peach or nectarine trees that typically have distorted or reddened leaves in spring,...

Posted on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at 7:00 AM
Tags: disease (48), fungicide (2), fungus (8), management (43), peach leaf curl (9), pest management (99), pesticide (27), UC IPM (311)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Top Ten Pests of 2021

We all encounter pests in our homes, gardens, and landscapes, but which ones are most popular in...

Posted on Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at 7:00 AM
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management

New Year, New Pests

Every year, invasive pests cause billions of dollars of damage to California agricultural systems...

Posted on Monday, January 10, 2022 at 11:07 AM
Tags: invasive (49), invasive species (11), pest management (99), prevention (15), webinar (11), webinar (11)
Focus Area Tags: Natural Resources, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Holiday Season Brings Poisonous Plants into the Home

Originally posted on the UC Master Gardener Program Statewide Blog During the holiday season...

Posted on Monday, December 20, 2021 at 8:00 AM
Tags: holiday (5), houseplant (4), Master Gardeners (5), pest notes (106), poison (6), poisonous (2), Snowden (2)
Focus Area Tags: Health, Yard & Garden

Why Are Mushrooms Growing in My Lawn?

Recent rainfall and cool weather in many parts of the state are favorable for mushrooms that you...

Posted on Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at 3:27 PM
Tags: fungi (9), lawn (12), mushroom (1), nuisance (8), pest (114), pest management (99), UC IPM (311)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

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