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Webinar on Managing Glyphosate-Resistant Weeds in Orchard Crops

Topic:  UC Ag Experts Talk: Managing Glyphosate-Resistant Weeds in Orchard Crops Description: One hour webinar about glyphosate-resistant weed management in orchards, delivered by Dr. Brad Hanson. One CEU (other) from the DPR is approved. Time:...

Posted on Friday, April 12, 2019 at 3:26 PM
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture

Will climate change affect the sensitivity of weeds to herbicides?

Translocation of glyphosate

Herbicides are the main means of controlling weeds. Recently, there has been increasing concern over the potential impacts of climate change, specifically, increasing temperatures and elevated carbon dioxide (CO2) concentrations, on the sensitivity of...

Posted on Monday, September 10, 2018 at 7:55 AM
Tags: Climate Change (5), glyphosate (31), herbicide (61), horseweed (7), lambsquarter (1), weed (25), weed control (80)
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture Pest Management

When Familiar Pesticides Change

Figure 1. Product labels often look very similar even when the ingredients change. On the left is the product containing zeta-cypermethrin; the one on the right contains carbaryl.

[Modified from the original article in the Summer 2018 issue of the Retail Nursery and Garden Center IPM News] We all have our favorite products, whether it's laundry detergent, shampoo, or a pesticide you know works against the pests in your home or...

Posted on Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at 9:21 AM
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

All About Glyphosate: An Issue of the Journal 'Pest Management Science' Dedicated to the Active Ingredient

Vol 74 Pest Manage Sci

Glyphosate was commercialized in 1974. Since then, it has become one of the most widely used (and studied) herbicides. According to Duke (2018b), almost 20,000 scientific publications and patents have included glyphosate as a focus; only 2,4-D surpasses...

Posted on Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 4:02 PM
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture Pest Management

Dust and glyphosate performance

Dust on leaves

It's getting hot and dry in the Central Valley and the movement of equipment in and out of fields/orchards/vineyards has the potential to stir up a significant amount of dust. Among its other impacts to agriculture (soil erosion, tissue damage, reduced...

Posted on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 12:38 PM
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management

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