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Posts Tagged: weevils

Alfalfa Crop Surviving Frosts in the Central Valley

Frost damage to alfalfa, Yolo Co, 2018.

Put on that jacket!  This winter has been cold and dry, and many of our crops have felt it, including almonds, but also alfalfa!  Fortunately, alfalfa has a high degree of tolerance but...

Posted on Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 9:57 PM
Tags: alfalfa (2), frost (1), weevils (2)

Managing Weevils in Alfalfa Hay Production

Harvesting alfalfa weevil trials

It's that time of year again to watch for those evil alfalfa weevils! Weevils are key pests of alfalfa, causing yield and quality losses mainly to the first alfalfa hay cutting. The alfalfa weevil...

Posted on Friday, February 2, 2018 at 9:03 AM
Tags: alfalfa (2), control (1), forage quality (1), weevils (2)
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture
 
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