Multimedia Library - All http://westernfarmpress.com/media/all en Tulelake research station benefits farmers in two states http://westernfarmpress.com/government/tulelake-research-station-benefits-farmers-two-states <div class="node-body gallery-body">Farmers in two states share benefits of university research of one.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/government/tulelake-research-station-benefits-farmers-two-states" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/government/tulelake-research-station-benefits-farmers-two-states#comments Government Groups & Organizations Thu, 14 Aug 2014 03:02:00 +0000 151461 at http://westernfarmpress.com <p>UCANR Vice President Barbara Allen Diaz looks at diseased potato roots during a field day at the Intermountain Research and Extension Center in Tulelake, Calif.</p> Photo Gallery: Solutions for Pierce's disease in grapes http://westernfarmpress.com/grapes/photo-gallery-solutions-pierces-disease-grapes <div class="node-body gallery-body">Within the next decade, results of traditional and laboratory research could begin to remove one of the most ferocious disease threats to California’s wine grape industry - Pierce’s disease vectored by the glassy-winged sharpshooter pest. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/grapes/photo-gallery-solutions-pierces-disease-grapes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/grapes/photo-gallery-solutions-pierces-disease-grapes#comments Grapes Conditions and Diseases Diseases/Insect Pest of Tree and Vine (permanent crops) Foliar insects Pests Tue, 12 Aug 2014 20:49:00 +0000 151421 at http://westernfarmpress.com Walnut dieback troublesome in Central California orchards http://westernfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/walnut-dieback-troublesome-central-california-orchards <div class="node-body gallery-body">Dieback in walnut orchards symptomatic of Botryosphaeria.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/walnut-dieback-troublesome-central-california-orchards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/walnut-dieback-troublesome-central-california-orchards#comments Orchard Crops Walnuts Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:19:00 +0000 151121 at http://westernfarmpress.com <p>Dieback symptoms in one tree included dead branches. Dieback was not limted to the tops of trees.</p> Photo Gallery: Allied Grape Growers annual meetings http://westernfarmpress.com/grapes/photo-gallery-allied-grape-growers-annual-meetings <div class="node-body gallery-body">Grape leader Jeff Bitter says the California wine industry overall is purring like a well-tuned engine, yet beware of continued bumps in the road from foreign competition, alternative beverages, and rising input costs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/grapes/photo-gallery-allied-grape-growers-annual-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/grapes/photo-gallery-allied-grape-growers-annual-meetings#comments Grapes Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:05:00 +0000 151071 at http://westernfarmpress.com UC Davis Weed Day draws capacity crowd http://westernfarmpress.com/management/uc-davis-weed-day-draws-capacity-crowd <div class="node-body gallery-body">58th Annual Weed Day at UC Davis attracts cross-section of agricultural interests</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/management/uc-davis-weed-day-draws-capacity-crowd" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/management/uc-davis-weed-day-draws-capacity-crowd#comments Management Practices and Systems Thu, 17 Jul 2014 21:05:00 +0000 150761 at http://westernfarmpress.com <p>University of California post-doctoral researcher Bahar Yildiz Kutman discusses weed control issues in orchard systems at the UC Davis Weed Day.</p> Photos: Japanese flour millers visit California wheat country http://westernfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/photos-japanese-flour-millers-visit-california-wheat-country <div class="field-byline"> Robyn Rominger, Contributing Writer </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Japanese wheat flour millers visit California wheat country.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/photos-japanese-flour-millers-visit-california-wheat-country" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/miscellaneous/photos-japanese-flour-millers-visit-california-wheat-country#comments Miscellaneous Wheat Mon, 07 Jul 2014 20:56:00 +0000 150511 at http://westernfarmpress.com Photos: Pink bollworm eradication in cotton by 2017? http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/photos-pink-bollworm-eradication-cotton-2017 <div class="node-body gallery-body">The western Cotton Belt, (California, Arizona, New Mexico, and West Texas) are in year one of the four year pink-bollworm eradication stage.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/photos-pink-bollworm-eradication-cotton-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/photos-pink-bollworm-eradication-cotton-2017#comments Cotton Current Sun, 06 Jul 2014 21:03:00 +0000 150481 at http://westernfarmpress.com Nealta insecticide offers benefits for beneficial insects. http://westernfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/nealta-insecticide-offers-benefits-beneficial-insects <div class="node-body video-body">New Nealta insecticide could have positive impact on mite control in a number of western crops, beneficial insects.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/nealta-insecticide-offers-benefits-beneficial-insects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/nealta-insecticide-offers-benefits-beneficial-insects#comments Orchard Crops Vegetables Thu, 03 Jul 2014 18:41:00 +0000 150451 at http://westernfarmpress.com Photos: Western cotton industry huddles for news, camaraderie http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/photos-western-cotton-industry-huddles-news-camaraderie <div class="node-body gallery-body">Members of the Arizona and California cotton industries gather for the latest news on fiber and dinnertime camaraderie during the 2014 Arizona Cotton Industry Meeting held in Flagstaff, Ariz. in June.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/photos-western-cotton-industry-huddles-news-camaraderie" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/photos-western-cotton-industry-huddles-news-camaraderie#comments Cotton Sun, 29 Jun 2014 18:34:00 +0000 150291 at http://westernfarmpress.com CCAGA Annual: 'Good Times' TV star 'dyn-o-mite' http://westernfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/ccaga-annual-good-times-tv-star-dyn-o-mite <div class="node-body gallery-body">Almond cooperative news and entertainment draws largest turn out in 2014 Central California Almond Growers Association annual meeting history.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/ccaga-annual-good-times-tv-star-dyn-o-mite" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/orchard-crops/ccaga-annual-good-times-tv-star-dyn-o-mite#comments Orchard Crops Almonds Wed, 25 Jun 2014 18:17:00 +0000 150221 at http://westernfarmpress.com <p>Incoming Central California Almond Growers Association board member Jimmy Anderson, left, wife Elizabeth, and comedian Jimmy &#39;J.J.&#39; Walker pose at the CCAGA annual meeting in late June in Fresno, Calif.</p>