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PPE in short supply for farm work during the COVID-19 crisis

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While most Californians are staying home to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, California farmers, farmworkers and other agricultural professionals are out in the fields and packing houses working to produce food.  With increased demand for...

Posted on Tuesday, April 28, 2020 at 9:39 AM

Farm Smart April 2020 Newsletter

Staff Research Associate, Juan Buenrostro taking field data on lettuce trial lead by Dr. Richard Michelmore from UC Davis.

Our April 2020 Newsletter is out! Click here to view the newsletter    

Posted on Friday, April 24, 2020 at 1:08 PM

PPE for Farm Work

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PPE in short supply for farm work during the COVID-19 crisis   While most Californians are staying home to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, California farmers, farmworkers and other agricultural professionals are out in the fields and...

Posted on Thursday, April 23, 2020 at 3:42 PM

Celebrating Earth Day - Tips for recycling

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In the spirit of celebrating Earth Day this week, click on the following link for some simple tips on what to do with non-recyclable materials to help minimize the waste in our...

Posted on Thursday, April 23, 2020 at 9:39 AM

Natural Enemies are Important for Control of the Aphid Complex in Alfalfa - A Case Study

Re-posted with permission from the UC ANR Alfalfa & Forage News: "The enemy of my enemy is my friend" holds true in entomology as well! The activity of natural enemies of pests (beneficial insects) is a key component of Integrated Pest Management...

Posted on Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at 10:57 AM
Tags: #BAA (2), #blue alfalfa aphid (2), #intermountain (40), #ipm (7), #irec (57)
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture Pest Management

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