Backyard Orchard News
"How are the bees doing?"That's the question beekeepers are asked all year.Well, today the annual...
Honey bees working a hive at the University of California, Davis.. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Honey bee near the Harry H. Laidlaw Jr. Honey Bee Research Facility, UC Davis. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
The benches in the entomology greenhouse at LREC are being renovated in order to better support...
Gerry, Jose T. and Jose H. make improvements in the benches
He died too soon, a life cut short by a disease he never knew he had. It happened 14 years ago...
Gary Felton will speak on plant-herbivore interactions at the Thomas and Nina Leigh Distinguished Alumni Seminar. These are aphids on a rose. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
A touch of Brazil and a desire to exchange science and technology...That's what will happen on the...
Jorge Almeida Guimarães, president of CAPES, Ministry of Education, will visit UC Davis May 23.
UC Davis professor Walter Leal, who does pheromone research on silkworm moths, examines a mulberry tree. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
UC Cooperative Extension farm advisor Manuel Jimenez hosted the annual blueberry meeting and field day at the UC Kearney Agricultural Research and Extension Center today. The event attracted about 75 farmers and industry representatives.
Blueberry experts from Oregon and North Carolina joined University of California scientists to present the latest research findings on blueberry nutrition, blueberry disease management, blueberry pest management and blueberry postharvest research.
Manuel Jimenez leads a tour of his research planting.
California blueberries ready to be harvested.
Freelance reporter Cecelia Parsons, left, talks blueberries with UCCE farm advisor Manuel Jimenez.
A 17-day-old falcon, above, was displayed at blueberry day by falconer Fred Seaman, manager of Airstrike Bird Control.