News and Announcements
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Water & Irrigation Management
Disease diagnostics program for growers
The Greenhouse and Nursery Pathology Lab at UC Davis lead by Johanna Del Castillo, is continuing the diagnostics service for ornamental plants at no cost for growers.
Támbien ofrecemos el servicio de diganóstico en español
Samples can be delivered to:
Johanna Del CastilloHutchison Hall, room 252University of California, Davis 95818
Open Position Announcement
AmericanHort is hiring a Science, Research, and Regulatory Programs Director. The position will lead research and development programs, and participate in regulatory advocacy. AmericanHort is a national organization representing the horticulture industry. The AmericanHort Foundation ecompasses the Horticulture Research Institute which supports horticulture research and education.
For more information review the position description
Fertilizers and Plant Nutrition in
Fertilizer use in nurseries and plant nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium nutrition videos in English and Spanish
Nursery Production Education Program
Dr. Don Merhaut, University of California, Riverside
Dr. Maria de la Fuente, University of California Cooperative Extension, Monterey County
UC Landscape Plant Irrigation Trials™
Spring 2021 OPEN HOUSE RATING DAYS
The Open House Ratings have been converted to an online version due to COVID-19.
Stay tuned for the Fall events!
More information on this project
The website for the UC Landscape Plant Irrigation Trials™ is now up and running. The site provides all of the background, methods, and results of the plant evaluations.
Visit the website at: http://ucanr.edu/uclpit
More information: https://www.facebook.com/UCLPIT/
Online Tool for Best Management Practices
for Multiple Pests in California Nursery and Floriculture Operations
This online tool allows growers/shippers to create a set of BMPs unique to their nursery based on county locations and the pests/pathogens under quarantine or of concern in those counties.
Ask the Advisor: Water & Irrigation Management
September 8, 2021
To view programs in 2020 and before, go to the Programs and Publications page
Container Nursery Production and Business Management Manual