Pests & Diseases

Huanglongbing is causing concern in California

April 27, 2017

Increase of Huanglongbing in California Causes Concern  By Brian German, Associate

Getting Past Carrot Disease Pressure

April 4, 2017

Carrot Growers Hindered by Rain Over Winter and Spring By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News

Citrus Referendum Coming Up

March 30, 2017

Citrus Growers to Vote on Referendum News Release from Citrus Research Board California

HLB Detected Again in San Gabriel

March 29, 2017

46 HLB Positive Trees in California News Release from Citrus Insider The California Department

Avian Flu Risk is High

March 15, 2017

Protect Poultry from Avian Flu  University of California poultry experts are urging poultry

Paraquat Resistance in Weeds?

March 6, 2017

Weeds Now Showing Paraquat Resistance By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director There's been weed

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Early Registration Open for MRL Workshop in San Francisco

March 3, 2017

Annual MRL Harmonization Workshop May 31 to June 1 The California Specialty Crops Council will

Pyrethroid Review Deadline Nearing

February 27, 2017

Pyrethroid Review Commenting Deadline is March 31 By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News

EPA Reviews Agricultural Pyrethroids

February 26, 2017

Pyrethroid Products Reviewed By Brian German, Associate Broadcaster Pyrethroids are synthetic


Pesticide Expert Brian Leahy Has Respect for Weeds

January 30, 2017

Brian Leahy Reminds Growers About DPR’s Mission By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director Brian

Pyrethroids Under Review

January 26, 2017

EPA Reviewing Pyrethroids Ag Industry Urged to Comment By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News

Better Navel Orangeworm Spray Coverage

December 29, 2016

Navel Orangeworm Sprays Tough to Target By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director Naval orangeworm

California Ag Today Seeks Guest Writers, Story Suggestions

December 12, 2016

Are you a writer with a passion for agriculture? A student looking for publication experience? An

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Modifying Rootstocks to Fight, Prevent Pierce’s Disease

December 2, 2016

Scientists Help Grapevines Double-team Pierce's Disease By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News

Adult Asian citrus psyllid, Huanglongbing

Improved Huanglongbing Detection in Citrus Trees

December 2, 2016

Projects Underway for Better Huanglongbing Detection in Infected Trees   By Patrick

Almond Mummy Nuts NOW

Almond and Pistachio NOW Sanitation Critical This Winter

November 22, 2016

Joel Siegel on NOW Sanitation By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director Last year was a bad year

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Drought Takes Big Toll on Sierra Nevada Mountains

November 22, 2016

New Aerial Survey Identifies More Than 100 Million Dead Trees in California The U.S. Department of

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Gary Schulz Gives California Citrus ACP and HLB Update

November 18, 2016

California Citrus ACP and HLB Update from Gary Schulz By Brian German, Associate

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A Brief History on the Pest Control Adviser and Certified Crop Adviser Programs

November 14, 2016

Longtime Crop Adviser Helped Increase Job Market for CCA Industry By Brian German, Associate

US Citrus Industry Working Together on ACP, HLB Funding

November 9, 2016

Critical ACP, HLB Funding Comes Only After Industry Helps Itself By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News