From page 26 of the Progressive Crop Consultant (March/April 2022) magazine.
Zheng Wang is the UC Cooperative Extension Vegetable Crops and Irrigation Advisor for Stanislaus County.
Evaluating the potential of Pyridate-containing herbicide in basil: impacts on yield, leaf injury, and weed control/h2>/span>
Mark your calendar...
-Jasmin Ramirez Bonilla, Masters student in Grettenberger lab, Department of Entomology and Nematology, UC Davis
-Ian Grettenberger, UCCE Field and Vegetable Crops Entomology Specialist, Department of Entomology and Nematology, UC Davis
-Amber Vinchesi-Vahl, UCCE Vegetable Crops Advisor, Colusa, Sutter and Yuba counties
The relationship between weeds, crops and insects is important for pest management. Knowledge of this relationship for specific insect pests can increase efficacy of IPM practices like crop rotation and weed management. Insects can rely on weeds for resources such as food and shelter. Weeds that are closely related to the host crop are particularly...
- Posted by: Gale Perez
Information source: Marie Jasieniuk and WSSA.
Research Plant Physiologist / Research Agronomist at the Department of Agriculture Open Position
The United States Department of Agriculture is recruiting for an open position at Agricultural Research Service (ARS) with the focus of the position on weed/plant genetics. The position is fairly broad in scope with opportunities to work in crop and non-crop systems using empirical and theoretical approaches. The challenges of managing weedy plants are universal across the US and this position would allow for an individual to build on current...
From the Rice Notes April 2022 newsletter
Kassim Al-Khatib is the Melvin D. Androus Endowed Professor for Weed...