Pests & Diseases

Seeking a Better Understanding Regarding Cannabis Production

October 7, 2019

Survey Helps UC  Understand Cannabis Production Challenges in State By Patrick Cavanaugh,

Citrus PSA on HLB Fight

New HLB Research Lab Opening For Citrus

October 3, 2019

Citrus industry, UC Riverside Celebrate Opening of New Research

Help APG Advocate for Funding to Fight NOW

September 20, 2019

American Pistachio Growers Asking Industry to Help Fund Phoenix Facility American Pistachio

Grants Available for Biological Integrated Farming

August 29, 2019

CDFA Offering Grants for Biological Farming Systems  The California Department of Food and

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Field Bindweed is A Struggle to Control

July 26, 2019

Field Bindweed Difficult to Manage By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor Field Bindweed is a

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Abnormal Weather, Temperatures, and Pests

July 25, 2019

A Year of Unusual Weather Affects Vegetable Crops By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate Editor A year

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Pesticide Air Monitoring Shows Low Numbers

July 18, 2019

2018 Air Monitoring Shows Most Pesticides Below Health Screening Levels News

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Food Safety Inspections Coming

July 16, 2019

Operations with More than $500,000 Are First By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Shelly Phillips is with

Citrus PSA on HLB Fight

Citrus Growers’ Response To Huanglongbing

July 3, 2019

Industry Committee Endorses Voluntary Best Practices News Release To provide California citrus


Bio-Control for Strawberry Growers

June 28, 2019

Strawberry Growers Lean on Biologicals to Manage Pest By Jessica Theisman, Associate

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California Shows Decreased Use of Most-Hazardous Pesticides

June 18, 2019

There Was a Big Decline of Hazardous Material Used in 2017 News Release The amount of pesticides

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Food Safety in the Field and Post Harvest

June 7, 2019

Farmers See Food Safety As Critical By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor There was a recent


CA Citrus Growers Work Hard to Prevent HLB Devastation

June 4, 2019

Learning From the Florida Industry as to How Bad it Can Be By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate

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CDFA To Hold Good Ag Neighbors Workshops

May 24, 2019

Workshop Designed for Produce Growers and Livestock Areas to Promote Food Safety News Release In


Consumer Protection Is Top Priority for LGMA

May 23, 2019

New LGMA Irrigation Requirements Mean Heightened Food Safety Measures By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate


Western Growers Statement on California DPR Ban on Chlorpyrifos

May 22, 2019

Tom Nassif: CA Farmers Face the Most Stringent Regulations in the World By Cory Lunde,


CCM Statement on Chlorpyrifos Ban

May 14, 2019

Flawed Data Forcing Cancellation News Release From California Citrus Mutual Recently, the

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Biological Products Finding More Demand

May 9, 2019

Biological Products Industry Alliance Growing Rapidly By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor The Biological

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Reducing ACP Spread In California

May 8, 2019

Beth Grafton-Cardwell: Spread of Disease Must Be Prevented By Patrick Cavanaugh,

Food Safety Is Paramount In California Agriculture

May 6, 2019

Researchers Hone in on Bacteria Genome to Isolate Pathogens By Laurie Greene, Founding