Science & Research

Alkaliweed Alert! Your Help is Needed!

March 22, 2019

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

4-H

Solano County 4-H Members Go fo the Gold

March 13, 2019

4-H'ers Present Demonstrations, Educational Displays, Illustrated Talks, and Other Ideas By Kathy

primocane-bearing blackberries

First-Ever UC Cost Study for Primocane-Bearing Blackberries Released

March 8, 2019

Primocane-Bearing Extends Production Season By Pam Kan-Rice, UC ANR The first-ever cost study of

Dense Forest Floors Preventing Absorption

March 1, 2019

Forests Need Better Management, Despite Extreme Environmentalist Pushback By Jessica Theisman,

CARB Seeking Participants for Agricultural Tractor and Mobile Equipment Survey

February 27, 2019

CARB Wants Inventory of Ag Equipment  News Release The California Air Resources Board

Fresno State Student Studies Palmer Amaranth

February 25, 2019

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

cover crops

Cover Crops in Almonds Can Displace Annual Winter Weeds

February 20, 2019

Steve Haring Working With UC Davis on Cover Crops By Mikenzi Meyers, Associate Editor Depending

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 &

Jeff Mitchell Will Show The Benefits of Soil Building Practices

February 7, 2019

Researcher Invites Public to Visit San Joaquin Valley Soil Health Demonstration site in Five

Aemetis Building Major Plant To Handle Biomass

February 4, 2019

Synthesis Gas Plants Better Than Biomass Electrical Plants By Jessica Theisman, Associate

Healthy Soils Initiative Looks at Cover Crops

January 29, 2019

Cover Crops Between Annual Veg Crops Studied  By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Research is under

Sustainability is Focus of Solutions from the Land

January 24, 2019

Solutions From the Land Focuses on Sustainability By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor Many

alliance for food and farming

Alliance for Food and Farming Supports Industry

January 9, 2019

Alliance for Food and Farming Works Hard for the Produce Industry By Patrick Cavanaugh,

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

broccoli

Mechanically Harvesting Broccoli

January 3, 2019

Saving Labor Cost in Broccoli Harvest By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor Josh Ruiz and

Strawberry Commission Oversees Valuable Crop

January 2, 2019

Strawberries in California By Jessica Theisman, Associate Editor Strawberries are California's

#GiveACrop Campaign Helps Consumers Understand Crop Protection

December 17, 2018

#GiveACrop: Simple Message About Crop Protection Tools By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Sarah Macedo

Jeff Mitchell: Conservation No-Till Is One Option For Water Conservation

December 10, 2018

Jeff Mitchell Has Devoted Career to Conservation No-Till By Patrick Cavanaugh, Editor Jeff

Asian citrus psyllid

Farm Bill Deal a Big Win for U.S. Citrus Growers

November 29, 2018

Agreement Provides $25 Million for ACP and HLB News Release Recently, leading farm bill