The University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources (UCANR) recently published a second edition of IPM in Practice: Principles and Methods of Integrated Pest Management. This manual from the University of California Statewide IPM Program is the most comprehensive, practical field guide ever developed for setting up and carrying out an IPM program in any type of crop or landscape.

IPM in Practice, Second Editionfeatures IPM strategies for weed, insect, pathogen, nematode, and vertebrate pests and provides specific information on how to set up sampling and monitoring programs in the field. It has been newly revised to reflect new developments and technologies, updated information on policies and regulations, new information on invasive pest control and pesticide resistance, and more. The manual draws on the knowledge of dozens of experts within the University of California, public agencies, and private practice, bringing the most up-to-date and accurate information.

Now completely in color with more than 160 color photos and 100 hand-drawn color illustrations, this manual is the official study guide for individuals preparing for the California Department of Pesticide Regulation’s Pest Control Adviser exam.

More information about this manual is available at The new IPM in Practice, Second Edition manual is available for $35.00. Volumes discounts may apply. To order, visit the website above or call 1-800-994-8849.