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Fuller Rose Beetle Survey for Diversity

Dr. Sequeira (left) and colleague

Dr. Andrea Sequiera from Wellesley College in Massachusetts is conducting a molecular analysis of Fuller rose beetle in the Unites States.  The Fuller rose beetle originates from Argentina, and she is determining if the populations in the...

Posted on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at 10:20 AM

LREC pathology laboratory supports project of two COS interns

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Since 2014, the new Lindcove Research and Extension Center pathology laboratory has provided the infrastructure for six College of the Sequoias (COS) undergraduate interns enrolled in the SURGE (Science Undergraduate Research Group Experience) program....

Posted on Monday, August 14, 2017 at 4:22 PM

Lindcove Hosts Cochran Fellows from Pakistan

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The US Congress provides funding to the Cochran Fellowship Program to provide training for emerging market countries. The goal of the program is to reduce non-tariff barrier disruptions between countries.  Visiting from Pakistan were 6...

Posted on Friday, July 21, 2017 at 7:14 AM

Lindcove Hosted a Sprayer Calibration Training for California Red Scale

Advisor Ali Pourreza and audience of spray training

On June 13, 2017, University of California Cooperative Extension Farm Advisors Ali Pourreza (Moderator), Lynn Wunderlich and Franz Niederholzer and IPM Specialist Beth Grafton-Cardwell collaborated with Matt Strmiska of Adaptiv...

Posted on Friday, June 23, 2017 at 11:30 AM

Citrus Tristeza Virus testing complete at Lindcove REC

Joseph Spahn samples mandarin trees for Citrus Tristeza Virus at a research plot within Lindcove Research and Extension Center.  Photo by Therese Kapaun.

Annual testing of more than 11,000 citrus trees for citrus tristeza virus (CTV) was completed last week at Lindcove REC.  This year we found eleven trees infected with the virus, thus the average infection rate was one per thousand trees.  This...

Posted on Friday, May 12, 2017 at 11:58 AM

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