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Seasonal Insect Pests in the Home

As the weather warms up, we see more insect activity in gardens and landscapes, and you may also...

Posted on Thursday, May 6, 2021 at 2:51 PM
Tags: boxelder (3), carpet beetles (7), fleas (4), fungus gnat (4), home (11), household (8), household pests (2), indoor (2), pest management (94), Pest Notes (103), UC IPM (307), webinar (9)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Carpet Beetle: Is This a Pest?

While you are outside gardening or inside doing your spring cleaning, you may have recently found...

Posted on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at 9:13 AM
Tags: carpet beetles (7), damage (18), home (11), indoor pests (7), pest management (94), pest notes (103), spring (5), UC IPM (307)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

How to Use Pesticides Safely

February is a month where we celebrate and acknowledge many things: Black History Month,...

Posted on Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 11:00 AM
Tags: disposal (2), February (1), garden (45), home (11), label (10), personal protective equipment (8), pesticide (26), pesticide safety (16), pesticides (33), PPE (9), UC IPM (307)
Focus Area Tags: Health, Pest Management, Yard & Garden

Bug Bombs—Dangerous and Not Always Effective

Insecticide foggers, also known as total release foggers or “bug bombs” (Figure 1), are...

Posted on Sunday, December 27, 2020 at 11:00 AM
Tags: bed bug (1), Blecker (2), cockroaches (11), fogger (2), home (11), insecticide (3), Messenger-Sikes (4), pesticide (26), pesticide safety (16), UC IPM (307)
Focus Area Tags: Health, Pest Management

Garden and Landscape Books On Sale

Give the gift of knowledge this holiday season! Save up to 60% on select UC ANR gardening and...

Posted on Monday, December 7, 2020 at 3:24 PM
Tags: books (2), cards (2), garden (45), gardening (4), home (11), identification (7), landscape (54), pest (113), sale (2), UC IPM (307)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management, Yard & Garden

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