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Research Spotlight: Using Phenology to Help in the Fight Against Invasives

Figure 1. Medusahead and barb goatgrass with other commonly co-occurring annual grasses. Left to right: Barb goatgrass, jointed goatgrass, hare barley, medusahead, ripgut brome, soft brome. Photo: J. Davy.

Medusahead and barb goatgrass are two harmful invasive annual grasses in California that have caused problems for ranchers and land managers since their introduction. UC researchers have made significant advances in developing and understanding...

Posted on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at 2:16 PM
  • Author: Philip Brownsey

SFREC medusahead barb goatgrass forum is a success!

Ken Tate talks about these invasive grasses on the field tour.

On November 5th SFREC held a day-long forum on two of the most serious rangeland weeds confronting the California rangeland community. Over 110 people from a diverse background, experience and interests in these weeds attended this event. For many,...

Posted on Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 6:49 PM
  • Author: Jeremy James
Tags: Barb Goatgrass (4), Education (37), medusahead (8), Outreach (43), Ranchers (30), Rangeland Management (27), Rangeland Weeds (7), Research (24), SFREC (72), UCANR (44), Workshop (21)

The Finishing Touches for SFREC's Rangeland Weed Forum

Researcher with square

Excitement is rising amongst rangeland weed managers, researchers, and conservationists as the date approaches for a forum on The Ecology and Management of Medusahead and Barb Goatgrass. Next Tuesday, November 5th, professionals across California and...

Posted on Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at 12:43 PM
Tags: Barb Goatgrass (4), Education (37), Invasive Species (6), medusahead (8), NRCS (2), Outreach (43), Ranchers (30), Rangeland Management (27), Rangeland Weeds (7), SFREC (72), UCANR (44), Workshop (21)

SFREC Sponsors Rangeland Weed Forum

Medusahead is a noxious weed affecting rangelands across the west. This picture shows an abundance at SFREC.

On November 5th, 2013, SFREC will bring together UC researchers, land managers, producers and conservation professionals from across the state to explore some of the latest research findings and management strategies on two of the most serious rangeland...

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Posted on Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 3:03 PM
  • Author: Jeremy James
  • Contributor: Maddison Easley
Tags: Barb Goatgrass (4), Education (37), Medusahead (8), Outreach (43), Rangeland Management (27), Rangeland Weeds (7), SFREC (72), UCANR (44), Workshop (21)
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