Welcome to the Vegetable Crop Team

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

Recent Alerts

Chlorpyrifos Updates

On May 8th, the EPA was ordered to ban the use of Chlorpyrifos in California. It is important to note that during the process it is important to know that the permit conditions from Fall of 2018 will be permissible until the cancellation is complete. PCAs are encouraged to get involved in the process of […]

April 2019 Adviser Articles: Vegetable Crops

In order to bring you more specific information on your specialty crop, CAPCA has taken articles from our current Adviser Magazine for you. UCIPM: Conversational Bio-control- click HERE Antoon Ploeg: Root Knot Nematodes- click HERE

Stink Bugs: Trouble comes in pairs

From the December 2018 ADVISER Magazine The effects of the two types of stink bugs currently invading California.  Click HERE for article.

Additional Resources

Effects of Transplant Tray Drench Application of Insecticides for Bagrada Bug Control in Broccoli

Salinity Management in Field Crops and Vegetables

Nitrogen Fertilizer Technologies to Improve Nitrogen Management for Leafy Vegetable Production

Clothianidin Seed Coating for Bagrada Bug Control

Soil Biosolarization Research: Determining Improvements in Non-Fumigant Pest Management Strategies and Soil Health Parameters

Resources

Understanding Pesticide Labels for Making Pesticide Applications

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:
• Salinas Valley Agriculture
• Strawberries and Vegetables
• UC Weed Science

UC ANR Twitter

@niamhnichuinn
@UCBug52
@calveggies
@RichardMolinar
@LynnSosnoskie
@ucipm

Crop Manage

Crop Manage—a water and nitrogen management tool