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>
Richard Smith is the Vegetable Crop Production and Weed Science Farm Advisor and Michael Cahn is the Irrigation and Water Resources Farm Advisor. Both are with the University of California Cooperative Extension in Monterey County.
Cultural practices for producing lettuce are changing with the development of new technologies and with the advent of new economic pressures. The shortage of labor has spurred development and adoption of...
Jaspreet Sidhu is the UC Cooperative Extension Vegetable Crops Farm Advisor in Kern County.
Glyphosate, a popular non-selective herbicide is widely used in agriculture to provide cost-effective, broad-spectrum weed control in more than 100 crops. It is also one of the most heavily used herbicides in Kern County in crops such as almonds, grapes, alfalfa, etc. The proximity of potato fields planted to glyphosate treated areas/crops increases the potential for damage to potato crop due to herbicide drift. The most common ways that potatoes can be exposed to glyphosate are through.../span>
From the Journal of Aquatic Plant Management—Special Issue Vol. 59s 2021
Guy B. Kyser, John D. Madsen, John Miskella, and Jon O'Brien
The Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta is the largest freshwater estuary on the.../h3>
Michelle Leinfelder-Miles is the UC Cooperative Extension Delta Crops Resource Management Advisor serving San Joaquin, Sacramento, Yolo, Solano, and Contra Costa counties.
From 2019-2021, we conducted trials to evaluate the efficacy of a new herbicide product called Loyant (florpyrauxifen-benzyl; group 4 herbicide; Corteva Agriscience) in Delta drill-seeded rice. Loyant is registered in rice growing states in the southern US but would be a new chemistry in California. Previous company trials have indicated that Loyant provides good control of...