UC IPM Online UC ANR home page UC IPM home page

UC IPM Home

SKIP navigation

 

Annual Reports

1998USDA-ES Smith-Lever Competitive Grants Program

USDA-ES Smith-Lever Competitive Grants Program

Projects Funded for 1997-1998

-------------------------------------------------------------------

Smith-Lever Projects Funded for 1997-98

Using buffer crops to protect cotton from lygus bugs.

Principal Investigator: P. Goodell, UC IPM Project, Kearney Agricultural Center, Parlier


Integrated pest management on dairies.

Principal Investigator: N. Hinkle, Entomology, UC Riverside


Using degree-day information to improve citrus pest management decision making.

Principal Investigator: E. Grafton-Cardwell, Kearney Agricultural Center, Parlier


Development of text for the weeds of California.

Principal Investigator: J. DiTomaso, Vegetable Crops/Weed Science, UC Davis


Validation of the monitoring system for timing fungicide applications to control shot hole disease of almond.

Principal Investigator: B. Teviotdale, Kearney Agricultural Center, Parlier


Insect collections for field scout pest identification training.

Principal Investigator: H. Costa, Entomology, UC Riverside


Implementation of San Jose scale and associated parasitoid monitoring program in almonds for pest control advisors and almond farmers.

Principal Investigator: W. Bentley, Kearney Agricultural Center, Parlier; E. Grafton-Cardwell, Kearney Agricultural Center, Parlier


Production of a video for teaching the biology and control of crown gall disease.

Principal Investigator: J. Hasey, UC Coop. Ext., Sutter/Yuba counties


Validation of insect degree-day models in vegetable and row crops and an oblique banded leafroller model from Washington State University for orchard crops.

Principal Investigator: C. Pickel, UC IPM Project, Sutter/Yuba counties; M. Cahn, UC Coop. Ext., Sutter/Yuba counties


Biologically Integrated Vineyard Systems (BIVS) in the Central San Joaquin Valley.

Principal Investigator: M. Costello, UC Coop. Ext., Fresno Co


Demonstrating weed management of yellow starthistle in Sierra foothill range and pasture.

Principal Investigator: T. Prather, UC IPM Project, Kearney Agricultural Center; W. Johnson, Agricultural and Resource Economics, UC Davis


Continued training on monitoring and control of walnut husk fly.

Principal Investigator: B. Olsen; UC Coop. Ext., Butte Co.; C. Pickel, UC IPM Project, Sutter/Yuba counties


Commercial implementation of biological control of fire blight disease of pear.

Principal Investigator: R. Elkins; UC Coop. Ext., Lake County; C. Ingles, UC Coop. Ext., Sacramento Co.; S. Lindow, Plant and Microbial Biology, UC Berkeley


California Cotton Manager on World Wide Web.

Principal Investigator: D. Munier, UC Coop. Ext., Glenn Co.


Stone fruits IPM.

Principal Investigator: C. Pickel; UC IPM Project, Sutter/Yuba counties; W. Bentley, UC IPM Project, Kearney Agricultural Center, Parlier

Top of page


Statewide IPM Program, Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of California
All contents copyright © 2014 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

For noncommercial purposes only, any Web site may link directly to this page. FOR ALL OTHER USES or more information, read Legal Notices. Unfortunately, we cannot provide individual solutions to specific pest problems. See our Home page, or in the U.S., contact your local Cooperative Extension office for assistance.

Agriculture and Natural Resources, University of California

Accessibility   /IPMPROJECT/1998/98smith.html revised: July 10, 2014. Contact webmaster.