California Almonds: Pests to Be Watching for Right Now

🕔Mar 23, 2017This 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.

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

🕔Mar 20, 2017The 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 […]

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

🕔Mar 18, 2017A 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 […]

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

🕔Nov 3, 2016With 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 […]

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

🕔Jul 6, 2016Hull-split sprays have began across the southern valley. These sprays are made to protect the crop from the infestation by Navel Orangeworm.

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

🕔Mar 2, 2016Semios, 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 […]

California: NOW Control In Walnuts Matters, Too

🕔Jan 8, 2016Navel orangeworm (NOW) populations were high in 2015 and a fourth generation was observed in many locations. This means high potential for carry-over populations in orchards heading in to the […]

California Almonds: Managing NOW in 2015

🕔Apr 15, 2015NOW management in the Sacramento Valley relies heavily on sanitation, early and rapid harvest, and hull split treatments when necessary to protect the new crop. Proper execution of these practices […]

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