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March-April 1986
Volume 40, Number 3

Peer-reviewed research and review articles

Students show low awareness of agricultural careers
by Mary E. Mallory, Robert Sommer
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High school students surveyed had a limited awareness of such careers.
‘Escaped’ artichokes are troublesome pests
by Craig D. Thomsen, G. Douglas Barbe, William A. Williams, Melvin R. George
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Cultivated artichokes can revert to a wild, hard-to-control thistle form
Borer control in young almond trees
by Robert A. Van Steenwyk, Lonnie C. Hendricks, Leslie W. Barclay, Everett L. Younce
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An insecticide/paint combination applied when feeding is detected prevents damage.
Farm labor contractors
by Suzanne Vaupel, Philip L. Martin
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They provide about a fifth of all farmworkers in California
Presence-absence sampling of citrus red mite
by Frank G. Zalom, Lloyd T. Wilson, Charles E. Kennett, Neil V. O'Connell, Donald L. Flaherty, Joseph G. Morse
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The speed and simplicity of the system make it highly practical
Boron application in vineyards
by Peter Christensen
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Berm sprays or hand applications are favored for small amounts needed
Effects of switching to 3X milking
by Douglas D. Gisl, Edward J. DePeters, Clement L. Pelissier
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Greater yield has to be weighed against higher costs and a need for better management
Residual available phosporus in soils
by Parker F. Pratt, Robert M. Lippert
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Present tests fall short of needs
Clues to control of bluetongue virus
by Bradley A. Mullens, Edmond C. Loomis, John R. Anderson
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Control strategy aimed at early life stages of vector gnats is one possibility
Nemacur residues in turfgrass
by Donald Peterson, Wray Winterlin, Laurence R. Costello
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Effectively controls nematodes but remains in soil many months
Pest management affects spider mites in vineyards
by Greg M. English-Loeb, Donald L. Flaherty, Lloyd T. Wilson, William W. Barnett, George M. Leavitt, William H. Settle
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Powdery mildew and leafhopper controls affect predator populations differently
The economics of IPM in processing tomatoes
by John M. Antle, Seong K. Park
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Even without considering risk reduction, which is significant, the benefits of IPM outweigh the costs.

News and opinion

Earning public support
by Lowell N. Lewis
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March-April 1986
Volume 40, Number 3

Peer-reviewed research and review articles

Students show low awareness of agricultural careers
by Mary E. Mallory, Robert Sommer
| Full text HTML  | PDF  
High school students surveyed had a limited awareness of such careers.
‘Escaped’ artichokes are troublesome pests
by Craig D. Thomsen, G. Douglas Barbe, William A. Williams, Melvin R. George
| Full text HTML  | PDF  
Cultivated artichokes can revert to a wild, hard-to-control thistle form
Borer control in young almond trees
by Robert A. Van Steenwyk, Lonnie C. Hendricks, Leslie W. Barclay, Everett L. Younce
| Full text HTML  | PDF  
An insecticide/paint combination applied when feeding is detected prevents damage.
Farm labor contractors
by Suzanne Vaupel, Philip L. Martin
| Full text HTML  | PDF  
They provide about a fifth of all farmworkers in California
Presence-absence sampling of citrus red mite
by Frank G. Zalom, Lloyd T. Wilson, Charles E. Kennett, Neil V. O'Connell, Donald L. Flaherty, Joseph G. Morse
| Full text HTML  | PDF  
The speed and simplicity of the system make it highly practical
Boron application in vineyards
by Peter Christensen
| Full text HTML  | PDF  
Berm sprays or hand applications are favored for small amounts needed
Effects of switching to 3X milking
by Douglas D. Gisl, Edward J. DePeters, Clement L. Pelissier
| Full text HTML  | PDF  
Greater yield has to be weighed against higher costs and a need for better management
Residual available phosporus in soils
by Parker F. Pratt, Robert M. Lippert
| Full text HTML  | PDF  
Present tests fall short of needs
Clues to control of bluetongue virus
by Bradley A. Mullens, Edmond C. Loomis, John R. Anderson
| Full text HTML  | PDF  
Control strategy aimed at early life stages of vector gnats is one possibility
Nemacur residues in turfgrass
by Donald Peterson, Wray Winterlin, Laurence R. Costello
| Full text HTML  | PDF  
Effectively controls nematodes but remains in soil many months
Pest management affects spider mites in vineyards
by Greg M. English-Loeb, Donald L. Flaherty, Lloyd T. Wilson, William W. Barnett, George M. Leavitt, William H. Settle
| Full text HTML  | PDF  
Powdery mildew and leafhopper controls affect predator populations differently
The economics of IPM in processing tomatoes
by John M. Antle, Seong K. Park
| Full text HTML  | PDF  
Even without considering risk reduction, which is significant, the benefits of IPM outweigh the costs.

News and opinion

Earning public support
by Lowell N. Lewis
Full text HTML  | PDF  

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