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UC ANR applies innovative research and programs to state's water scarcity
UC ANR applies innovative research and programs to state's water scarcity
UC ANR applies innovative research and programs to state's water scarc...
About California Agriculture
About California Agriculture
About California Agriculture
The Rise of the Kiwifruit
The Rise of the Kiwifruit
The Rise of the Kiwifruit
UC COOPERATIVE EXTENSION CENTENNIAL: Eucalyptus fuel dynamics, and fire hazard in the Oakland hills
UC COOPERATIVE EXTENSION CENTENNIAL: Eucalyptus fuel dynamics, and fire hazard in the Oakland hills
UC COOPERATIVE EXTENSION CENTENNIAL: Eucalyptus fuel dynamics, and fir...
Predicting invasive plants in California
Predicting invasive plants in California
Predicting invasive plants in California

Ornamental plants at high risk for future invasion include 60 species that naturalized after 1940, and 94 species that have not yet naturalized.

UC COOPERATIVE EXTENSION CENTENNIAL: Placement of tensiometers as guides to irrigation practices
UC COOPERATIVE EXTENSION CENTENNIAL: Placement of tensiometers as guides to irrigation practices
UC COOPERATIVE EXTENSION CENTENNIAL: Placement of tensiometers as guid...
Water advance model and sensor system can reduce tail runoff in irrigated alfalfa
fields
Water advance model and sensor system can reduce tail runoff in irrigated alfalfa fields
Water advance model and sensor system can reduce tail runoff in irriga...

A water inflow cutoff model and wireless sensors used in surface-irrigated alfalfa fields to reduce tail runoff save time, labor and water.

UC COOPERATIVE EXTENSION CENTENNIAL: Improved leaching practices save water, reduce drainage problems
UC COOPERATIVE EXTENSION CENTENNIAL: Improved leaching practices save water, reduce drainage problems
UC COOPERATIVE EXTENSION CENTENNIAL: Improved leaching practices save ...
Rainfall leaching is critical for long-term use of recycled water in the Salinas Valley
Rainfall leaching is critical for long-term use of recycled water in the Salinas Valley
Rainfall leaching is critical for long-term use of recycled water in t...

Leaching with recycled water correlated with increasing soil salinity in this study, whereas rainfall leaching decreased soil salinity.

UC COOPERATIVE EXTENSION CENTENNIAL: Can irrigation with municipal wastewater conserve energy?
UC COOPERATIVE EXTENSION CENTENNIAL: Can irrigation with municipal wastewater conserve energy?
UC COOPERATIVE EXTENSION CENTENNIAL: Can irrigation with municipal was...
Chloride levels increase after 13 years of recycled water use in the Salinas Valley
Chloride levels increase after 13 years of recycled water use in the Salinas Valley
Chloride levels increase after 13 years of recycled water use in the S...

At half the test sites receiving recycled water since 1998, chloride levels exceeded the thresholds for chloride-sensitive crops such as strawberries.

UC COOPERATIVE EXTENSION CENTENNIAL: Irrigation of deciduous orchards and vineyards influenced by plant-soil-water relationships in individual situations
UC COOPERATIVE EXTENSION CENTENNIAL: Irrigation of deciduous orchards and vineyards influenced by plant-soil-water relationships in individual situations
UC COOPERATIVE EXTENSION CENTENNIAL: Irrigation of deciduous orchards ...
Recycled water causes no salinity or toxicity issues in Napa vineyards
Recycled water causes no salinity or toxicity issues in Napa vineyards
Recycled water causes no salinity or toxicity issues in Napa vineyards

Treated wastewater proves suitable for irrigation in the Carneros and MST regions, although its nitrogen content may concern some growers.

RESEARCH NEWS: UC Cooperative Extension helps Californians use water wisely
RESEARCH NEWS: UC Cooperative Extension helps Californians use water wisely
RESEARCH NEWS: UC Cooperative Extension helps Californians use water w...
OUTLOOK: Out of sight but not out of mind: California refocuses on groundwater
OUTLOOK: Out of sight but not out of mind: California refocuses on groundwater
OUTLOOK: Out of sight but not out of mind: California refocuses on gro...
Clarification and Correction
Clarification and Correction
Clarification and Correction
NEWS: New license plate supports youth agricultural programs
NEWS: New license plate supports youth agricultural programs
NEWS: New license plate supports youth agricultural programs
A century of science and service
A century of science and service
A century of science and service
California milestones
California milestones
California milestones
Rebuilding for the next 100 years
Rebuilding for the next 100 years
Rebuilding for the next 100 years
ANR and Cooperative Extension touch people's lives
ANR and Cooperative Extension touch people's lives
ANR and Cooperative Extension touch people's lives
Survey of rice storage facilities identifies research and education needs
Survey of rice storage facilities identifies research and education needs
Survey of rice storage facilities identifies research and education ne...

IPM techniques are widely used, but improvements are possible, such as in monitoring grain temperature and identifying pests.

Seniors, and their food handlers and caregivers, need food safety and nutrition education
Seniors, and their food handlers and caregivers, need food safety and nutrition education
Seniors, and their food handlers and caregivers, need food safety and ...

Increasing numbers of seniors are at risk for foodborne illness. Make Food Safe for Seniors research shows a need for new curricula.

Pierce's disease costs California $104 million per year
Pierce's disease costs California $104 million per year
Pierce's disease costs California $104 million per year

Pierce's disease in California costs approximately $104 million annually in lost production, vine replacement and public disease prevention programs.

COMING UP in <i>California Agriculture</i>: UC research helps agriculture conserve water
COMING UP in California Agriculture: UC research helps agriculture conserve water
COMING UP in California Agriculture: UC research helps agricult...
AVAILABLE from ANR: Grape Pest Management
AVAILABLE from ANR: Grape Pest Management
AVAILABLE from ANR: Grape Pest Management
2013 index
2013 index
2013 index
Early grain storage research
Early grain storage research
Early grain storage research
The Nutriture of People: From <i>The Yearbook of Agriculture</i> (USDA 1959)
The Nutriture of People: From The Yearbook of Agriculture (USDA 1959)
The Nutriture of People: From The Yearbook of Agriculture (USDA...
California Agriculture corrections
California Agriculture corrections
California Agriculture corrections
Early conclusions on Pierce's disease
Early conclusions on Pierce's disease
Early conclusions on Pierce's disease
About California Agriculture
About California Agriculture
About California Agriculture
UCCE's connection to the community continues
UCCE's connection to the community continues
UCCE's connection to the community continues
Developing Northern California's first ranch marketing program
Developing Northern California's first ranch marketing program
Developing Northern California's first ranch marketing program
Totally impermeable film (TIF) reduces emissions in perennial crop fumigation
Totally impermeable film (TIF) reduces emissions in perennial crop fumigation
Totally impermeable film (TIF) reduces emissions in perennial crop fum...

Three field trials make a case for TIF use in preplant fumigation of perennial crops.

About California Agriculture
About California Agriculture
About California Agriculture
Tractor-mounted, GPS-based spot fumigation system manages Prunus replant disease
Tractor-mounted, GPS-based spot fumigation system manages Prunus replant disease
Tractor-mounted, GPS-based spot fumigation system manages Prunus repla...

A composite mapping and application system shows excellent potential to greatly reduce fumigant use prior to replanting orchards.

Soil type, crop and irrigation technique affect nitrogen leaching to groundwater
Soil type, crop and irrigation technique affect nitrogen leaching to groundwater
Soil type, crop and irrigation technique affect nitrogen leaching to g...

Best management practices are proposed as being more effective and economical than tracking and reporting regulations for reducing the N load to groundwater.

Outlook: Immigration reform and California agriculture
Outlook: Immigration reform and California agriculture
Outlook: Immigration reform and California agriculture
Coming up in <i>California Agriculture</i>: UC Cooperative Extension: A century of providing solutions for California
Coming up in California Agriculture: UC Cooperative Extension: A century of providing solutions for California
Coming up in California Agriculture: UC Cooperative Extension: ...
Available from ANR: Weed Pest Identification and Monitoring Cards
Available from ANR: Weed Pest Identification and Monitoring Cards
Available from ANR: Weed Pest Identification and Monitoring Cards
Testing protocol ensures the authenticity of organic fertilizers
Testing protocol ensures the authenticity of organic fertilizers
Testing protocol ensures the authenticity of organic fertilizers

After analyzing 180 fertilizer materials and products labeled as organic, the authors developed a set of metrics that indicate probable adulteration by synthetic nitrogen.

Popular Backyard Flock program reduces biosecurity risks of amateur production
Popular Backyard Flock program reduces biosecurity risks of amateur production
Popular Backyard Flock program reduces biosecurity risks of amateur pr...

CDFA-funded necropsy services provide reliable health information to owners of backyard flocks and gather much-needed data.

UC Cooperative Extension helps farming sprout in the city
UC Cooperative Extension helps farming sprout in the city
UC Cooperative Extension helps farming sprout in the city
Correction
Correction
Correction
<i>California Agriculture</i> staffing changes
California Agriculture staffing changes
California Agriculture staffing changes
Urban agriculture is a gateway to healthy foods
Urban agriculture is a gateway to healthy foods
Urban agriculture is a gateway to healthy foods
UC Cooperative Extension explores a farm-to-WIC program
UC Cooperative Extension explores a farm-to-WIC program
UC Cooperative Extension explores a farm-to-WIC program

Cash vouchers for fruits and vegetables may generate opportunities for California growers to meet the needs of local WIC participants.

Buffers between grazing sheep and leafy crops augment food safety
Buffers between grazing sheep and leafy crops augment food safety
Buffers between grazing sheep and leafy crops augment food safety

Pathogenic bacteria were occasionally recovered from sheep feces and soil samples collected near fields with grazing sheep.

Fumigant emission reductions with TIF warrant regulatory changes
Fumigant emission reductions with TIF warrant regulatory changes
Fumigant emission reductions with TIF warrant regulatory changes

Increasing the standard tarping period from 5 days to 10 days reduced peak and total emissions significantly in a 2011 trial.

OUTLOOK: Specialty crops and methyl bromide alternatives: Taking stock after 7 years
OUTLOOK: Specialty crops and methyl bromide alternatives: Taking stock after 7 years
OUTLOOK: Specialty crops and methyl bromide alternatives: Taking stock...
UC Cooperative Extension's collaborations grow with the centuries
UC Cooperative Extension's collaborations grow with the centuries
UC Cooperative Extension's collaborations grow with the centuries
COMING UP in <em>California Agriculture</em>: Developing testing protocols to assure the quality of fertilizer materials for organic agriculture
COMING UP in California Agriculture: Developing testing protocols to assure the quality of fertilizer materials for organic agriculture
COMING UP in California Agriculture: Developing testing proto...
AVAILABLE <em>from ANR</em>: Organic Strawberry Production Manual and Prune Production Manual
AVAILABLE from ANR: Organic Strawberry Production Manual and Prune Production Manual
AVAILABLE from ANR: Organic Strawberry Production Manual and ...
Researchers combat resurgence of bed bug in behavioral studies and monitor trials
Researchers combat resurgence of bed bug in behavioral studies and monitor trials
Researchers combat resurgence of bed bug in behavioral studies and mon...

The bed bug, until recently considered a minor problem, has lately emerged as a serious worldwide pest and a new focus for pest control research.

Preplant 1,3-D treatments test well for perennial crop nurseries, but challenges remain
Preplant 1,3-D treatments test well for perennial crop nurseries, but challenges remain
Preplant 1,3-D treatments test well for perennial crop nurseries, but ...

Growers' ability to produce clean planting stock without methyl bromide could impact the nursery, orchard, vineyard and ornamental industries

Managing the almond and stone fruit replant disease complex with less soil fumigant
Managing the almond and stone fruit replant disease complex with less soil fumigant
Managing the almond and stone fruit replant disease complex with less ...

Almond and stone fruit replant trials show that integrated management can improve crop returns and reduce the need for soil fumigation.

Monitoring soil carbon will prepare growers for a carbon trading system
Monitoring soil carbon will prepare growers for a carbon trading system
Monitoring soil carbon will prepare growers for a carbon trading syste...

Baseline estimates are the first step in establishing a long-term soil carbon monitoring network for Northern California perennial croplands.

Forest nurseries face critical choices with the loss of methyl bromide fumigation
Forest nurseries face critical choices with the loss of methyl bromide fumigation
Forest nurseries face critical choices with the loss of methyl bromide...

Integrated pest management approaches can help compensate for the loss of methyl bromide, but converting to container production may be the best option.

TIF film, substrates and nonfumigant soil disinfestation maintain fruit yields
TIF film, substrates and nonfumigant soil disinfestation maintain fruit yields
TIF film, substrates and nonfumigant soil disinfestation maintain frui...

Fruit yields in the steam treatments and the anaerobic soil disinfestation treatments were comparable to the Pic-Clor 60 application.

NEWS OVERVIEW: Researchers develop alternatives to methyl bromide fumigation
NEWS OVERVIEW: Researchers develop alternatives to methyl bromide fumigation
NEWS OVERVIEW: Researchers develop alternatives to methyl bromide fumi...
GLOSSARY: Methyl bromide terminology
GLOSSARY: Methyl bromide terminology
GLOSSARY: Methyl bromide terminology
INTRODUCTION: Methyl bromide primer and timeline
INTRODUCTION: Methyl bromide primer and timeline
INTRODUCTION: Methyl bromide primer and timeline
About <em>California Agriculture</em>
About California Agriculture
About California Agriculture
Stinkwort is rapidly expanding its range in California
Stinkwort is rapidly expanding its range in California
Stinkwort is rapidly expanding its range in California

Understanding stinkwort's basic biology is key to predicting where it will invade as well as to developing effective controls.

For switchgrass cultivated as biofuel in California, invasiveness limited by several steps
For switchgrass cultivated as biofuel in California, invasiveness limited by several steps
For switchgrass cultivated as biofuel in California, invasiveness limi...

Weedy traits bred out of food crops are bred into biofuel crops, but switchgrass invasiveness in California is limited by climate.

Reforms could boost conservation banking by landowners
Reforms could boost conservation banking by landowners
Reforms could boost conservation banking by landowners

Stakeholders across the conservation banking community agree on the need for clear standards, more agency staff and regional planning.

<i>How will we feed 8 billion people in 2025?</i> <br />Public investment in UC fosters answers for global food system
How will we feed 8 billion people in 2025?
Public investment in UC fosters answers for global food system
How will we feed 8 billion people in 2025?
Public investm...
Letters
Letters
Letters
RESEARCH NEWS: California enacts law to strengthen conservation bank program
RESEARCH NEWS: California enacts law to strengthen conservation bank program
RESEARCH NEWS: California enacts law to strengthen conservation bank p...
About California Agriculture
About California Agriculture
About California Agriculture
COMING UP in <i>California Agriculture</i>: Alternatives to methyl bromide: Managing replant disease with less soil fumigant
COMING UP in California Agriculture: Alternatives to methyl bromide: Managing replant disease with less soil fumigant
COMING UP in California Agriculture: Alternatives to methyl bro...
AVAILABLE <i>from ANR</i>: Newly Revised IPM Manuals
AVAILABLE from ANR: Newly Revised IPM Manuals
AVAILABLE from ANR: Newly Revised IPM Manuals
UC land grants: A photo history
UC land grants: A photo history
UC land grants: A photo history
Outlook: UC's land-grant mission fuels nation's growth, prosperity
Outlook: UC's land-grant mission fuels nation's growth, prosperity
Outlook: UC's land-grant mission fuels nation's growth, prosperity
SUPPLEMENTARY MATERIAL (Online only): Bibliography of UC ANR research on the Healthy Families and Communities Strategic Initiative priorities
SUPPLEMENTARY MATERIAL (Online only): Bibliography of UC ANR research on the Healthy Families and Communities Strategic Initiative priorities
SUPPLEMENTARY MATERIAL (Online only): Bibliography of UC ANR research ...
Nitrogen fertilizer use in California: Assessing the data, trends and a way forward
Nitrogen fertilizer use in California: Assessing the data, trends and a way forward
Nitrogen fertilizer use in California: Assessing the data, trends and ...

A system for reporting growers' use of nitrogen fertilizer could help reduce its health and environmental impacts.

RESEARCH NEWS: Initiative promotes youth development, healthy living, science literacy
RESEARCH NEWS: Initiative promotes youth development, healthy living, science literacy
RESEARCH NEWS: Initiative promotes youth development, healthy living, ...
RESEARCH NEWS: Early findings: Food insecurity, obesity high in low-income Latino families
RESEARCH NEWS: Early findings: Food insecurity, obesity high in low-income Latino families
RESEARCH NEWS: Early findings: Food insecurity, obesity high in low-in...
COMING UP in <i>California Agriculture</i>: Researchers define buffer zones between grazing and crop systems
COMING UP in California Agriculture: Researchers define buffer zones between grazing and crop systems
COMING UP in California Agriculture: Researchers define buffer ...
AVAILABLE <i>from ANR</i>: Supporting Healthy Families
AVAILABLE from ANR: Supporting Healthy Families
AVAILABLE from ANR: Supporting Healthy Families
2012 index
2012 index
2012 index
About California Agriculture
About California Agriculture
About California Agriculture
Findings show lesson study can be an effective model for professional development of 4-H volunteers
Findings show lesson study can be an effective model for professional development of 4-H volunteers
Findings show lesson study can be an effective model for professional ...

Adult 4-H volunteers who lead youth science projects benefit from professional development.

TO OUR READERS: 2013 Statewide Conference, UC ANR: California Roots, Global Reach
TO OUR READERS: 2013 Statewide Conference, UC ANR: California Roots, Global Reach
TO OUR READERS: 2013 Statewide Conference, UC ANR: California Roots, G...
More effective professional development can help 4-H volunteers address need for youth scientific literacy
More effective professional development can help 4-H volunteers address need for youth scientific literacy
More effective professional development can help 4-H volunteers addres...

Adult 4-H volunteers who lead youth science projects benefit from professional development.

Positive youth development merits state investment
Positive youth development merits state investment
Positive youth development merits state investment

A new paradigm for youth programs has measurable benefits; it should be considered a strategic investment.

Integrating local agriculture into nutrition programs can benefit children's health
Integrating local agriculture into nutrition programs can benefit children's health
Integrating local agriculture into nutrition programs can benefit chil...

School garden and Farm to School programs can boost fruit and vegetable consumption, which could help prevent childhood obesity.

UC addresses needs of California youth
UC addresses needs of California youth
UC addresses needs of California youth
Lessons of Fresh Start can guide schools seeking to boost student fruit consumption
Lessons of Fresh Start can guide schools seeking to boost student fruit consumption
Lessons of Fresh Start can guide schools seeking to boost student frui...

Students participating in the California Fresh Start Program doubled their servings of fruit at breakfast.

Communitywide strategies key to preventing childhood obesity
Communitywide strategies key to preventing childhood obesity
Communitywide strategies key to preventing childhood obesity

New school and community strategies to prevent obesity are informing Cooperative Extension programs.

The epidemiology of powdery mildew on tomatoes
The epidemiology of powdery mildew on tomatoes
The epidemiology of powdery mildew on tomatoes

Despite substantial defoliation in some fields, fresh market tomatoes don't seem to suffer yield losses.

What about 4-H?
What about 4-H?
What about 4-H?

Specific projects and parents' participation were important reasons for youth to join and stay in 4-H.

Sustained-release bolus for deworming dairy heifers
Sustained-release bolus for deworming dairy heifers
Sustained-release bolus for deworming dairy heifers

A stainless steel-plastic tube that slowly released deworming medication was effective in heifers grazing arid irrigated pasture

New psyllid pest of California pepper tree
New psyllid pest of California pepper tree
New psyllid pest of California pepper tree

The insect disfigures trees by attacking tender new growth.

Diagnosing nutrient needs of garlic
Diagnosing nutrient needs of garlic
Diagnosing nutrient needs of garlic

Garlic shows moderate fertilizer needs, but responds to nitrogen.

Blacklight monitoring of two avocado insect pests
Blacklight monitoring of two avocado insect pests
Blacklight monitoring of two avocado insect pests

Blacklight trapping of moth flights indicated when supplemental parasite releases might be most effective.

A new disease of myrtle
A new disease of myrtle
A new disease of myrtle

Chemicals tested failed to control Cylindrocladium root rot, a disease now founds in myrtle in some areas.

Estimating saline water table contributions to crop water use
Estimating saline water table contributions to crop water use
Estimating saline water table contributions to crop water use

A simple equation can predict seasonal water table use by cotton.

Added fat in dairy feed decreases milk protein
Added fat in dairy feed decreases milk protein
Added fat in dairy feed decreases milk protein

Added fat increased milk yield and cows' energy intake but decreased total protein and casein in milk.

A new marketing era for California specialty crops
A new marketing era for California specialty crops
A new marketing era for California specialty crops

California is no longer unique as a long-distance specialty crop shipper. Holding on to traditional markets and developing new ones will require different strategy and technology.

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