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California Almonds: Kernel Defects – What Are the Causes?

California Almonds: Kernel Defects – What Are the Causes?

👤By David Doll, University of California Almond Specialist 🕔Oct 17, 2017

It has been a challenging year in regards to kernel quality within almonds. Several issues have emerged including insects, diseases, and deficiencies. Samples of each of these have been brought to the office for identification.

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California Almonds: Worms Hit, Mites Building As Harvest Nears – AgFax

California Almonds: Worms Hit, Mites Building As Harvest Nears – AgFax

🕔Jul 22, 2017

As our contacts report, worms are turning up on field edges in some almond blocks and we’re hearing about scattered follow-up sprays. Spider mites continue to ramp up in places even after miticides went out at hull split.

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California Almonds: Pests to Be Watching for Right Now

California Almonds: Pests to Be Watching for Right Now

👤By Jhalendra Rijal, University of California 🕔Mar 23, 2017

This year has been a challenging year to conduct any winter cultural practices due to constant rainstorms and flood situations. These are the pests currently active in orchards.

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California: NOW Monitoring and Mating Disruption Meeting, Escalon, March 22

California: NOW Monitoring and Mating Disruption Meeting, Escalon, March 22

👤By Jhalendra P Rijal, University of California Cooperative Extension 🕔Mar 20, 2017

The University of California will be hosting a short pest management meeting on Wednesday morning, March 22, from 8:30 am to 10:30 am in Escalon. The meeting will discuss monitoring and management techniques for navel orangeworm with an emphasis on

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California Almonds, Walnuts: NOW Event Set For March 22 Near Escalon

California Almonds, Walnuts: NOW Event Set For March 22 Near Escalon

👤From a press release 🕔Mar 18, 2017

A tailgate meeting covering navel orangeworm monitoring and mating disruption has been set for Wednesday, March 22, near Escalon. The 2-hour session starts at 8:30 a.m. The location is 3.6 miles east of Escalon. Heading east on Highway 120, turn

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California Walnuts: 4 Considerations For NOW Management In 2017

California Walnuts: 4 Considerations For NOW Management In 2017

👤By Emily J. Symmes, Sacramento Valley Area IPM Advisoand Statewide IPM Program, U. of California 🕔Dec 30, 2016

Now that the 2016 season has come and gone, it is a good time to reflect on pest management issues and use information learned to improve our IPM program in the coming year. Navel orangeworm (NOW) appeared to be a

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California Almonds: NOW Control Workshop, Parlier, Nov. 14

California Almonds: NOW Control Workshop, Parlier, Nov. 14

👤From the Almond Board of California 🕔Nov 3, 2016

With the growing use of sticky traps baited with navel orangeworm (NOW) pheromones comes the need to understand just how to use the data collected from these traps in planning management programs, including mating disruption. These issues will be presented

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California: Pistachio Industry Targets Navel Orangeworm with Sterile Moths

California: Pistachio Industry Targets Navel Orangeworm with Sterile Moths

👤By Jeannette E. Warnert, ANR News Blog 🕔Jul 19, 2016

The pistachio industry is funding an effort to control navel orangeworm with sterile moths reared at a USDA facility in Phoenix, reported Annika Cline onKJZZ’s The Show. The same approach was used in a long-running battle with pink bollworms, which used to be

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California Almonds: Airblast vs. Electrostatic Rigs – Is there a Difference?

California Almonds: Airblast vs. Electrostatic Rigs – Is there a Difference?

👤By David Doll, University of California Cooperative Extension 🕔Jul 6, 2016

Hull-split sprays have began across the southern valley. These sprays are made to protect the crop from the infestation by Navel Orangeworm.

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California Almonds: NOW Control – Semios Receives Approval for Aerosol Pheromone

California Almonds: NOW Control – Semios Receives Approval for Aerosol Pheromone

👤From a Press Release 🕔Mar 2, 2016

Semios, a provider of real-time agricultural information and precision pest management tools, has received EPA approval and California Department of Pest Regulation (DPR) approval for a new aerosol pheromone biopesticide products that disrupt the mating of the Navel Orangeworm (NOW).

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