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Update Meeting focused on Sugarcane Aphid affecting Sorghum

A meeting is scheduled to update growers and allied industry on the sugarcane aphid impacting sorghum. The agenda is below, and the attached flyer provides details.   Update on Sugarcane...

Sugar Cane Aphid Update Flyer
Sugar Cane Aphid Update Flyer

Posted on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 11:00 AM
  • Author: Jeff Dahlberg

Sorghum for silage meetings to be held in the San Joaquin Valley - March 7 and March 9, 2017

Sorghum

UCCE researchers are currently working on a project to determine the value of sorghum silage in California dairy systems.  Sorghum has gained attention in recent years as it is well adapted to...

Sorghum Silage Meeting Announcement
Sorghum Silage Meeting Announcement

Posted on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 12:03 PM

DOES NITROGEN ASSIST ALFALFA IN RECOVERING FROM FLOOD DAMAGE?

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Yellow plants equals nitrogen deficits—right?   Maybe not! When we have a very wet winter or spring, alfalfa fields may look yellow with diseased-looking leaves and delayed...

Posted on Friday, February 10, 2017 at 9:54 PM
Tags: alfalfa (19), flooding (1), nitrogen (2)

Is your pesticide safety training in compliance with the new Worker Protection Standard?

Pesticide Training

We are in the midst of a new and changing era of Worker Protection Standards (WPS). The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) recently...

Posted on Friday, February 3, 2017 at 3:57 PM
  • Author: Sarah Risorto
  • Author: Lisa Blecker

FLOODING AND WATER-LOGGING DAMAGE IN ALFALFA – WHAT TO DO?

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When are seasonal heavy rains welcomed but worrisome?   When rains fill reservoirs, but also turn fields into seas of standing water! Such has been the case in northern California which...

Posted on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 11:28 AM

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