Pests & Diseases

Invasive Giant African Snails Seized at LAX

July 22, 2014

  By Veronica Rocha; Los Angeles Times  Two picnic baskets packed with 67 live giant

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Could CDFA’s ACP Control Policy Devastate Our Citrus Industry Like Florida’s?

June 3, 2014

Citrus Industry is Fired Up Over Softened ACP Control Policy By Patrick Cavanaugh   It

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ALERT: Immediate Action Needed for Thrips/TSWR

May 4, 2014

Source: Neil McRoberts For those who have water and tomatoes:   Thrips numbers have

Les Wright, Fresno County Agricultural Commissioner

COTTON GROWERS URGED TO COMPLETE PLOWDOWN

December 11, 2013

Fresno County Ag Commissioner Urges Cotton Growers To Complete Plowdown    Fresno County

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Strawberry Meeting Focused on Fumigants, Pest Control

November 22, 2013

Fumigation Was Big Topic at Santa Maria Strawberry Meeting   New laws and regulations on

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AGRICULTURAL AWARDS – 2013 World Food Prize

October 18, 2013

2013 World Food Prize Winners Three distinguished scientists — Marc Van Montagu of Belgium,

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UPDATED MITE SAMPLING FOR AVOCADO ORCHARDS

October 9, 2013

Center for Invasive Species Researches the Mighty Mite [dropcap size=big]E[/dropcap]very 60 days,

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TODAY’S MEETING IN FRESNO ADDRESSES ACP

August 24, 2013

Fresno County on Alert for ACP   Assemblyman Jim Patterson Assemblyman Jim