Pests & Diseases


Promising Research on the Battle Against Huanglongbing in Citrus

July 10, 2020

From Marcy Martin, President of Citrus Board We would like to share with you the status of

Virulent Newcastle Disease Eradication

July 9, 2020

By Tim Hammerich, with the Ag Information Network of The West Some good news on the topic

California citrus

New Date for Citrus Post-Harvest Pest Conf.

June 18, 2020

Citrus Post-Harvest Pest Control Conference Postponed to Sept. 2021  

Be Aware of Yield Robbing Ants in Almond Orchards

April 7, 2020

Late April and May Are a Crucial Time to Survey Orchard for Ants By Patrick Cavanaugh, with

Liriomyza Leafminer Management on Spring Melon

April 1, 2020

Leafminer is Quite Active in Desert Melons By John Palumbo, Professor/Extension Specialist,

NOW Monitoring, navel orangeworm

Sanitation for Navel Orangeworm Critical

March 31, 2020

Mandatory Sanitation and Almonds and Pistachios to Fight Navel Orangeworm? By Patrick Cavanaugh

Food Safety In the Produce Supply Chain

February 10, 2020

Food Safety is Paramount in Produce Industry By Tim Hammerich, with The Ag Information Network of

DPR’s Dolcini to Focus on Three Pillars

January 30, 2020

Leadership, Collaboration, and People are the focus of Val Docini Second of a series from DPR's

DPR Chief Val Dolcini Speaks About His Dept.

January 20, 2020

Dolcini Describes His Department First in a Series from his Presentation at the Almond Board

Rachel Vannette: Unlocking the Mysteries of Flower Microbes

December 16, 2019

Rachel Vannette Seeks to Unlock the Mystery of Flower Microbes By Kathy Keatley Garvey,

Nutria Swamp Rats Need Control

November 26, 2019

$7 Million Legislation Announce to Battle Nutria Swamp Rats By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor The

Mating Disruption For NOW Works

November 15, 2019

Trials Show that Mating Disruption Works Well to Offset NOW Damage By Patrick Cavanaugh,

Orchard Sanitation Will Reduce Navel Orange Worm

November 13, 2019

Sanitation is Foundation of Navel Orange Worm Pressure By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Now that

Volunteers Need for CDFA Citrus Pest Prevention

October 30, 2019

CDFA Announces Three Vacancies on the Citrus Pest and Disease Prevention

BioConsortia Moves Multiple New Products into Registration Phase

October 26, 2019

Field tests show 15% yield increases from new biostimulants and nematicides BioConsortia, Inc.,

Preemergent Herbicides Pay off

October 22, 2019

Preemergent Herbicides will Insure Clean Berm This Spring By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor While the

Citrus PSA on HLB Fight

New Computer App To Help Fight HLB Disease

October 21, 2019

Computer App Available To Aid In HLB Fight in Southern California  By Patrick Cavanaugh,

New DPR Chief Along with Other Directors

October 16, 2019

Val Dolcini is New DPR Chief Other DPR Directors Announced Val Dolcini, 56, of Sacramento, has

UC Offers Almond Production Short Course Nov. 5–7

October 15, 2019

Almond Short Course For Growers To Learn More By Pam Kan-Rice UCANR News and Information

Summer Annual Weeds Need Control Now

October 8, 2019

Avoid Allowing Summer Annual Weeds Going to Seed By Chris McDonald UCANR Inland and Desert Natural