Pests & Diseases

spotted wilt virus

Tomato Spotted Wilt Virus Fights Back

January 18, 2019

New Strain Creates Challenges By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate Editor A new strain of the Tomato

California Fresh Fruit Association

California Fresh Fruit Association: Top Issues in 2019

January 15, 2019

Immigration and Labor Cost are Big Issues News Release The California Fresh Fruit Association

residue calculator

Curious of How Safe is Fresh Produce?

January 11, 2019

Residue Calculator Helps Public Understand How Safe Food Is News Release Recently, we have shared

methyl brmoide

Berry Industry Without Methyl Bromide

January 8, 2019

Berry Industry Must Now Work Smarter in Post Methyl Bromide Era By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor The

pesticide residues

CDPR: 96% of Produce has No Residue Or Far Below EPA Levels

January 7, 2019

CDPR Releases New Residue Results News Release Recently, the California

Curly Top Virus Light In 2018

January 4, 2019

CDFA Surveys Predict Curly Top Vectored by Leafhoppers By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Curly top

produce

2017 Produce Samples Survey Show Safeness For Consumers

January 1, 2019

Tests Show Low or No Pesticide Levels in Most Fruits and Vegetables in California By Charlotte

Pest Management is Essential

December 27, 2018

The Positives of Pest Management By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate Editor There’s a case to be made

Asian citrus psyllid

Farm Bill Deal a Big Win for U.S. Citrus Growers

November 29, 2018

Agreement Provides $25 Million for ACP and HLB News Release Recently, leading farm bill

Adult Asian citrus psyllid, Huanglongbing

Preventing the Spread of ACP

November 21, 2018

Valley Citrus Growers Continue Vigilance By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor [caption

Hybrid Peppers on the Rise

November 20, 2018

Seminis Brings Extensive Experience By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor Before 2001, there were

Huanglongbing

No End in Sight for Stopping Huanglongbing Disease

November 14, 2018

Millions Spent to Fight Huanglongbing, with No Cure By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate Editor The

IR-4

IR-4 Program Trying to Help Florida Citrus Industry Due to HLB

November 12, 2018

IR-4 Researchers Control Material to Help Citrus Industy By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Jerry

E. Coli

FDA Releases Possible Factors for 2018 E. Coli Outbreaks

November 9, 2018

Leafy Greens Industry and Public Were Severely Impacted By Hank Giclas, Western Growers Sr. Vice

Mexican Fruit Fly

Mexican Fruit Fly Quarantine in Portion of Los Angeles County

November 7, 2018

Three Flies Detected in Long Beach CDFA News Release A portion of Los Angeles County, including

Lallemand Plant Care Acts as a Voice for the Industry

November 2, 2018

Microbes Company Promotes Biostimulants for Ag By Mikenzi Meyers, Contributing Editor The term

George Soares

George Soares on How DPR Sees Cannabis

November 1, 2018

Soares: DPR Interpretation of Cannabis is Wrong By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor George

Crop Protection: U.S. Food System Very Safe

October 18, 2018

Crop Protection Products are Highly Regulated By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor There's no need to

2018 Cotton Crop Proceeding Well

October 3, 2018

Late Season Pests Can Be a Challenge By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor The 2018 cotton harvest will be

winegrapes

STK REGEV ‘Hybrid’ Fungicide Named Finalist for Best New Crop Protection Product

October 2, 2018

TIMOREX GOLD Finalist for Best Marketing Campaign News Release Edited by Patrick Cavanaugh STK