Pests & Diseases

silver leaf whitefly

Protecting Melons From Silver Leaf Whitefly

April 23, 2019

Avoid Planting Near Earlier Planted Crops By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Silver leaf whitefly can

Lettuce Aphids Showing Up on Late Produce

April 9, 2019

Lettuce Aphid Pressure Has Been Steady By John Palumbo, University of Arizona Professor/Extension

USDA warns California about Asian Citrus Psyllid ACP

Quarantines in Place to Prevent ACP Spread

April 5, 2019

Quarantines Painful For Some Growers By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate Editor It’s been a tough

Study: Remote Sensing of Weeds on Vineyards Has Merit

April 1, 2019

Aerial Sensing Of Weeds Saves Time and Labor By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor There is a

When it Comes to Drones, No Limit with Aerobotics

March 27, 2019

Aerobotics Drones Detects Disease Early in Orchards By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate Editor Drones

E. Coli dirty dozen

More Facts About the “Dirty Dozen” List

March 26, 2019

New So-called "Dirty Dozen" List is Baseless News Release To everyone that has read about the

Alkaliweed Alert! Your Help is Needed!

March 22, 2019

Information Needed on A New Plant Called Alkaliweed  By James Schaeffer, Kurt Hembree, and Anil

CAPCA CONFERENCE 2016 audience

CAPCA Gets to the Capitol To Work for PCAs

March 20, 2019

PCAs Are in Every Legislative District By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor CAPCA has recently

Fresno State Student Studies Palmer Amaranth

February 25, 2019

Sami Budhathoki Finds Palmer Amaranth Can Adapt to Saline Soils By Jessica Theisman, Associate

field bindweed

Helpful Tips for Fighting Bindweed

February 14, 2019

Multiple Herbicides Can Help with Management By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate Editor Field bindweed

World Ag Expo

ACP Control Protocols At World Ag Expo Feb. 13

February 12, 2019

World Ag Expo Seminar: Asian Citrus Psyllid and Huanglongbing – Regulatory Compliance Update and

pests and diseases

Pests and Diseases Cause Worldwide Damage to Crops

February 11, 2019

Pests and Pathogens Place Global Burden on Major Food Crops By Pam Kan-Rice, UC Agriculture &

Greensmith APN

Greensmith APN Expanding Services

January 21, 2019

Greensmith APN Ensures the Best of Both Worlds for Biological Control By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate

spotted wilt virus abnormal weather

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, fruits and vegetables

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