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  • Salt, Sodium and Potassium and Drought

    Added August 27, 2015
    avocado sodium toxicity

    Potassium deficiency in avocado and citrus leaves often looks like salt stress and more specifically sodium toxicity. Plants will often look wilted with curled leaves, yellow areas between leaf veins and dead areas along the margins of the leaves. Salt...

  • Biocontrol on Farm and at Home

    Added August 19, 2015
    predatory mite

    RECOGNIZING NATURAL ENEMIES Proper identification of pests, and distinguishing pests from natural enemies, is essential for effective biological control. Carefully observe the mites and insects on your plants to help discern their activity. For...

  • Getting ready for Rice Field Day

    Added August 18, 2015

    The annual California Rice Field Day is coming up on Wed., Aug. 26, 2015 at the Rice Experiment Station (RES) in Biggs, California. This is one of my favorite field days: the station is impressive the fields tours are educational with up-to-date...

  • Chlorpyrifos Meeting - What to do with and it and what to do without it on Citrus in Ventura

    Added August 14, 2015
    argentine ant

    Chlorpyrifos (Lorsban) is a pesticide long used in citrus along with many other crops. It is an organophosphate that has value partly because it is persistent, which is also one of its drawbacks. One of its uses is to control ant species that "farm" such...

  • The Top 10 Blogs of Topics in Subtropics

    Added August 14, 2015
    predatory mite

    Here are the top 10 blogs from Topics in Subtropics over the last 5 years. The two earliest and latest pertain to how you select products that will truly help you from amongst all those that are being promoted. Some of these have been around a long time,...

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Salt, Sodium and Potassium and Drought
Posted 8/27/2015 - Potassium deficiency in avocado and citrus leaves often looks like salt stress and more specifically sodium toxicity. Plants will often look wilted with curled leaves, yellow areas between leaf veins and dead areas along the margins of the leaves. Salt...

Biocontrol on Farm and at Home
Posted 8/19/2015 - RECOGNIZING NATURAL ENEMIES Proper identification of pests, and distinguishing pests from natural enemies, is essential for effective biological control. Carefully observe the mites and insects on your plants to help discern their activity. For...

Getting ready for Rice Field Day
Posted 8/18/2015 - The annual California Rice Field Day is coming up on Wed., Aug. 26, 2015 at the Rice Experiment Station (RES) in Biggs, California. This is one of my favorite field days: the station is impressive the fields tours are educational with up-to-date...

Chlorpyrifos Meeting - What to do with and it and what to do without it on Citrus in Ventura
Posted 8/14/2015 - Chlorpyrifos (Lorsban) is a pesticide long used in citrus along with many other crops. It is an organophosphate that has value partly because it is persistent, which is also one of its drawbacks. One of its uses is to control ant species that "farm" such...

The Top 10 Blogs of Topics in Subtropics
Posted 8/14/2015 - Here are the top 10 blogs from Topics in Subtropics over the last 5 years. The two earliest and latest pertain to how you select products that will truly help you from amongst all those that are being promoted. Some of these have been around a long time,...

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