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Gardening books on sale!

Vegetable Pest Identification cards

Spring is here and so are the pests. The University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources has the books that can help you learn about the insects, diseases, wildlife, and weeds that might be causing problems in your garden or...

Posted on Saturday, May 18, 2019 at 12:32 PM
Tags: books (2), garden (46), gardening (23), home (3), identification (4), landscape (25), pest (74), UC IPM (223), wildlife (8)

Vegetable Pest Book and Card Set on Sale!

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Now until June 17, you can purchase Pests of the Garden and Small Farm together with the Vegetable Pest Identification for Gardens and Small Farms and save a bundle! Use this link http://anrcatalog.ucanr.edu/Items.aspx?search=specials. For detailed...

Posted on Friday, June 15, 2018 at 1:32 PM
Tags: book (1), cards (1), garden (46), identification (4), pesticide (14), pests (55), sale (1), small farm (2), UC IPM (223)

Poison Oak: Not Just a Summer Problem

Poison oak stalks after leaf loss in winter. (Credit: Anne McTavish)

Campers and hikers are often warned to avoid poison oak in summer by looking out for green plants with glossy leaflets of three. However, as weather cools, the appearance of the plant changes, making it more difficult to identify.   In fall,...

Colorful display of poison oak. (Credit: Anne McTavish)
Colorful display of poison oak. (Credit: Anne McTavish)

Colorful display of poison oak in fall. (Credit: Anne McTavish)

Posted on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at 9:03 AM
Tags: allergens (1), campers (1), fall (2), hikers (1), identification (4), poison oak (4), rash (1), smoke inhalation (1), UC IPM (223)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

User-friendly Weed Identification Tool

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The UC IPM Web site contains many useful features to help identify pests and problems in the garden and home. One such feature is the Weed Gallery, which contains images and identification tips for more than 150 common weeds. If you think you know the...

Posted on Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 12:34 PM
Tags: ID (1), identification (4), IPM (64), weeds (64), WRIC (1)
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