Pests & Diseases

Mechanical Weeding Would Help Veg Industry

August 4, 2016

Mechanical Weeding Saves Labor By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director A machine that

CAWG Focus on Mechanization, Virus Control

July 28, 2016

CAWG Monterey Meeting Addresses Mechanization and Virus Control Strategies By Laurie Greene,

Mathesius is New UC Soil Scientist

July 26, 2016

Mathesius is New Agronomy Farm Advisor in Sutter-Yuba, Colusa Counties By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm

Cal Poly Pomona Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for new greenhouse to raise Tamarixia Radiata.

Breaking News: Cal Poly Opens New Greenhouse and Insect Rearing Facility

July 25, 2016

New Greenhouse Facility Opens to Save Citrus from Psyllids that Vector HLB Facility to

Poultry Industry Doing Well, for Now

July 21, 2016

Poultry Industry Shines, Like a Canary in a Coal Mine By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News

Field Bindweed Control Requires Multiple Programs

July 14, 2016

Consistent Management Needed to Eradicate Bindweed By Laurie Greene, Editor Kassim

Save Our Citrus Crisis Alert

BREAKING NEWS: ACP QUARANTINES IN MERCED AND MONTEREY COUNTIES

July 14, 2016

ASIAN CITRUS PSYLLID (ACP) QUARANTINES IN MERCED AND MONTEREY COUNTIES Quarantines are now in

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Weed Control in Rice Fields

July 11, 2016

Controlling Herbicide-Resistant Weeds in California Rice Fields By Emily McKay Johnson, Associate

Jasieniuk on Weed Evolution

July 11, 2016

Tracking Herbicide Resistance in Weed Evolution   By Emily McKay Johnson, Associate

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Brexit Affects U.S. Agricultural Trade

July 6, 2016

Joel Nelsen's Commentary on Washington D.C. Meetings, Brexit and U.S. Agricultural Trade By

Timorex Gold, Broad-spectrum Biofungicide

June 28, 2016

Biofungicide Timorex Gold to Help Western Vegetable Growers Fight Disease Pressure By Patrick

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Steve Koike on Resistant Cultivars

June 27, 2016

The Search for Resistant Cultivars By Emily McKay Johnson, Associate Editor In the second part

Postharvest Short Course Focused on Taste and Quality

June 24, 2016

UC Davis Postharvest Course Covers Food Loss, Produce Handling By Lauren Dutra, Associate

Downey Mildew (Source: UCANR Cooperative Extension, Tehama County)

Downey Mildew Continues to Challenge Leafy Greens

June 22, 2016

Downey Mildew Continues to Threaten Lettuce and Spinach By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm Director One

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Patience: How Homeowners Can Help ACP Detection

June 17, 2016

Authorities Need to Monitor ACP Detection, Confronted With Impatient Homeowners by Patrick

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Food Safety: Protecting Consumers, Protecting Brands

June 15, 2016

The Acheson Group Lends Commodity Groups Food Safety-Based Brand Protection  By Patrick

Asian citrus psyllid ACP

BREAKING NEWS: First ACP Found In Monterey County

June 9, 2016

First ACP Found In Monterey County By Patrick Cavanaugh, Farm News Director An Asian Citrus

Save Our Citrus

The Fight Against the Asian Citrus Psyllid

June 6, 2016

California Citrus Mutual on the Fight Against the Asian Citrus Psyllid and HLB By Laurie Greene,

Alfalfa on Edge of Field, Larry Hunn's farm

RAIN Damages Alfalfa; Benefits Wheat

June 6, 2016

Above-Average California Rain Affects Larry Hunn's Crops by Emily McKay Johnson, Associate

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It’s Avocado Month!

June 2, 2016

Celebrate the Magic of California Avocados. By Emily McKay Johnson, Associate