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Small Grains and Alfalfa/ Forages Field Day May 17th, 2018

Join us on Thursday May 17th for this year's University of California Small Grains - Alfalfa/ Forages Field Day. The event will take place at the UC Davis Agronomy Field Headquarters on Hutchison Drive. Registration, parking, and lunch are...

Posted on Monday, April 30, 2018 at 9:49 AM
Tags: agric (6), grower meeting (1)

Clues to Diagnosing Crop Health Issues


With crops being planted in the field, now is a good time to refresh our knowledge of on-farm diagnostics to try to stay ahead of problems. Diagnosing on farm issues requires us to know what normal, healthy crops look like, and to observe in field clues....

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Posted on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 2:45 PM
Tags: agric (6)

Russian Wheat Aphid


Russian wheat aphids (RWA) have been sighted in some parts of western Yolo County and the Delta. RWA is an invasive species of aphid that caused a fair amount of consternation when it was introduced in the mid-80's. While some RWA is now common from year...

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Posted on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 2:09 PM
Tags: agric (6)

Reminder: Grower Meeting this Wednesday, February 21st

Rotational Crop Grower Meeting Wednesday, February 21st, 2018, 8 a.m. - Noon Norton Hall, 70 Cottonwood Street, Woodland 7:45 a.m.             Registration, Coffee, and Donuts 8:00...

Posted on Monday, February 19, 2018 at 12:21 PM

Have you filled out your Ag Census yet?

Growers, if you have ever wished that there were more resources for the crops you grow in your rotations, take a minute to fill out the Ag Census survey. This is essentially your vote on USDA spending. This is a way for growers to get...

Posted on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at 11:09 AM
Tags: Ag Census (1), Policy (2), USDA (1)

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