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Sclerotinia Stem Rot of Garbanzos
Sclerotinia Stem Rot of Garbanzos
Sclerotinia Stem Rot of Garbanzos
Sclerotinia rot (white mold) is a fungal disease of garbanzos and other crops in California. While much remains unknown about Sclerotinia rot, this publication will help you identify it and manage its severity and spread.
Mulches in California Vegetable Crop Production
Mulches in California Vegetable Crop Production
Mulches in California Vegetable Crop Production
Surface mulches are widely used in the production of strawberries and certain high-value vegetable crops. For production practices using polyethylene or cover crop mulches to be successful, production goals must be matched with know how and experience.
Alternaria Diseases
Alternaria Diseases
Alternaria Diseases
Apples, broccoli, tomatoes, citrus, and a wide variety of other food crops are susceptible to Alternaria diseases. Learn how to recognize symptoms and control outbreaks.
Using Transplants in Vegetable Production
Using Transplants in Vegetable Production
Using Transplants in Vegetable Production
Growers who use greenhouse transplants can target early-season markets and often produce multiple crops in a single growing season. In addition, they reduce pest and disease losses, and help ensure a more uniform stand.
Pesticides for Specialty Crops
Pesticides for Specialty Crops
Pesticides for Specialty Crops
Insecticides, acaricides, fungicides, and herbicides listed for use on 64 specialty crops or crop groups.
Vegetative Filter Strips for Nonpoint Source Pollution Control in Agriculture
Vegetative Filter Strips for Nonpoint Source Pollution Control in Agriculture
Vegetative Filter Strips for Nonpoint Source Pollution Control in Agri...
Irrigated orchards, vineyards, and row crops have high erosion rates. The vegetative filter strip (VFS) offers one way to control erosion rates and keep soil in the field rather than letting it be carried off site in drainage water.
Sclerotinia Diseases
Sclerotinia Diseases
Sclerotinia Diseases
Sclerotinia diseases cause rotting in a variety of vegetable and floral crops. Learn how to recognize and control outbreaks.
Damping-Off Diseases
Damping-Off Diseases
Damping-Off Diseases
Damping-off diseases affect vegetable crops worldwide. Learn the basic on how these fungal diseases spread and what you can do to stop them.
Genetic Engineering and Animal Feed
Genetic Engineering and Animal Feed
Genetic Engineering and Animal Feed
Read up on some basic issues related to meat, egg, and dairy products from animals that have been fed on genetically engineered crops. Many studies show these feeds to be "substantially equivalent" to traditional feeds.
Citrus Bacterial Canker Disease and Huanglongbing (Citrus Greening)
Citrus Bacterial Canker Disease and Huanglongbing (Citrus Greening)
Citrus Bacterial Canker Disease and Huanglongbing (Citrus Greening)
Citrus canker and huanglongbing (HLB, or citrus greening) are two serious diseases that affect crops around the world, but have not yet infected California groves. Find out how to keep these diseases out of the state.
Genetic Engineering and Organic Production Systems
Genetic Engineering and Organic Production Systems
Genetic Engineering and Organic Production Systems
A brief exploration of how two very different farming cultures can coexist.
Crop Biotechnology: Feeds for Livestock
Crop Biotechnology: Feeds for Livestock
Crop Biotechnology: Feeds for Livestock
Some food shoppers are concerned about the safety of biotech crops and of food animals raised on biotech feeds. This publication summarizes scientific research on the topic.
MAINTAINING LONG-TERM MANAGEMENT: Over 35 years, integrated pest management has reduced pest risks and pesticide use
MAINTAINING LONG-TERM MANAGEMENT: Over 35 years, integrated pest management has reduced pest risks and pesticide use
MAINTAINING LONG-TERM MANAGEMENT: Over 35 years, integrated pest manag...

UC IPM helps provide management solutions for invasive pests that destabilize IPM programs in agricultural and urban landscapes.

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