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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)

Answers: It's a Trap!

Pheramone trap for Indian meal moths (Credit: CA Reynolds)

Here are the answers to the traps pictured in yesterday's blog post. How did you do? Let us know in the comments section. As long as you use integrated pest management when seeking to fend off your pest enemies, you can be assured that...

Posted on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 3:00 PM
Tags: Asian citrus psyllid (35), clothes moths (5), ground squirrel (6), IPM (64), management (27), pest (74), pest management (23), Pest Notes (58), pests (55), traps (5), tree squirrel (5), UC IPM (223), yellowjackets (7)

It's a Trap!

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In honor of May the 4th, the Star Wars fans here at the UC IPM Program thought we'd have some fun with that well-loved line from Episode VI. Instead of strategies to conduct intergalactic battles, the traps we like to talk about are the ones for...

Posted on Friday, May 3, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Tags: control (41), garden (46), IPM (64), management (27), pest (74), traps (5), uc ipm (223)

Easter Egg Hunt 2019 Answers

Imported cabbageworm butterfly (Credit: Jack Kelly Clark)

If you've been in suspense all week, wait no longer. Here are the answers to this year's Easter egg hunt! Let us know how you did in the comments below. And be sure to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram!   1. Brown Garden...

Posted on Friday, April 19, 2019 at 8:00 AM
Tags: beneficial (10), Easter (6), eggs (8), hunt (4), insect (6), pest (74), pest management (23), UC IPM (223)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

Easter Egg Hunt 2019

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It's time for our second annual Easter Egg hunt! Can you guess which pests laid the eggs pictured below? These pests may already be hiding in your backyard or garden. Leave a comment with your guesses. Answers will be posted at the end of the...

Posted on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 8:39 AM
Tags: beneficial (10), Easter (6), eggs (8), hunt (4), insect (6), pest (74), pest management (23), UC IPM (223)
Focus Area Tags: Pest Management Yard & Garden

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