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VOC educational moment

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Volatile organic compounds react with NOx to produce ozone which is an air pollutant affecting human health and plant growth.  Silvano Fares, John Karlik and Allen Goldstein (shown left to right below), provided an imformative 'Featured research seminar'...

Posted on Friday, May 27, 2011 at 3:43 PM

Greenhouse Renovation at LREC

Gerry, Jose T. and Jose H. make improvements in the benches

The benches in the entomology greenhouse at LREC are being renovated in order to better support potted citrus.  Seedlings are grown in this house and used for experiments to test the effects of insecticides on citrus leafminer.  These plants are also...

Posted on Monday, May 23, 2011 at 1:32 PM

New Packline Planned for Lindcove!

Entomology research team hand-grading fruit for sooty mold on the current Sunkist Packline at Lindcove

The Citrus Research Board is funding the purchase of a new packline grading system for the Lindcove research program.  Compaq Sorting Equipment will be building the line this summer and we hope to have it installed for the fall research season.  The new...

Posted on Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at 10:11 AM

Lindcove Citrus Variety Orchard

Tracy Kahn and Cindy Fake (UCCE Placer) examine a chimera on a navel orange

Dr. Tracy Kahn (left) from the Department of Botany and Plant Sciences at UC Riverside leads tours several times per year through the Citrus Variety Evaluation Orchard at Lindcove Research and Extension Center (Exeter, CA).  Containing nearly 200...

Posted on Friday, April 15, 2011 at 3:11 PM

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