Welcome to the T & O Crop Team

Our Turf and Ornamental Crop Team is available for members to join. We look forward to connecting with you.

Recent Alerts

UCCE sounds alarm on looming insect threat

The spotted lanternfly is a major threat to numerous crops in California. Jeannette Warnert | May 14, 2020 Strikingly beautiful with a striped yellow abdomen and ruby red and black polka dot wings, the spotted lanternfly’s esthetic appeal belies its destructive nature. “Spotted lanternfly is a major threat to apples, grapes, stone fruits, roses, landscape […]

Additional Resources


New Pests of Landscape Ficus in California

Palmageddon: The Invasion of California by the South American Palm Weevil is Underway


UC Pest Management Guidelines: Turfgrass

UC Pest Management Guidelines: Turfgrass

Understanding Pesticide Labels for Making Pesticide Applications card set PDF in English and Spanish, plus other pesticide safety resources

Agricultural Videos

Agricultural videos—in particular:
• Year-round IPM programs: Video tour
• Setting a Macabee gopher trap
• Trap placement for pocket gophers

Online Training

Online training (*with continuing education units)
• Moving beyond pesticides
• Pesticide application equipment/calibration*
• Pesticide resistance*

Online training (some with continuing education units) on pesticide application equipment/calibration and pesticide resistance

UC ANR Blogs

UC ANR blogs—in particular:
• Nursery & Floriculture News
• Pest News
• Southern IPM Activities
• UC Weed Science

UC ANR Twitter