JOB TITLE: Pesticide Safety Educator (CES 2/3) JOB ID: 3582 LOCATION: DAVIS CLOSE...
I just discovered that there are 993 blog post on our “Topics in Subtropics” Blog Site posted as UC Ag & Natural Resources. And you can read them all, if you have some down time this season. Citrus and Avocado topics covering water issues are common, but then the odd fire and new pest and new crop article pops up too. I haven't counted them, but that's what the blog counter says. Maybe some of this stuff is still true today. Check it out.
Move over, teddy bears. There's a new bear in town to covet, cuddle and cherish--a water bear or...
Entomologist Eliza Litsey, who received her bachelor's degree in entomology this year from UC Davis, shows some of the water bears (tardigrades) available in the Bohart Museum of Entomology gift shop. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Here's looking at you. Water bears in the Bohart Museum of Entomology are soft and cuddly. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Insect-themed t-shirts are popular in the Bohart Museum of Entomology gift shop, especially during the holiday season. This is entomologist Eliza Litsey. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Senior museum scientist Steve Heydon checks out the insect-themed shirts at the Bohart Museum of Entomology. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Entomologist Jeff Smith (back), who curates the Lepidoptera section at the Bohart Museum, handmade these pens, available in the gift shop. With him is Robert Michael Pyle of Grays River, Wash., founder of the Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Children's insect-themed books are great gifts for budding entomologists. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Butterflies, dragonflies and lady beetles (lady bugs) adorn the t-shirts at the Bohart Museum of Entomology. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
The (CA Dept. Food & Agriculture) Integrated Pest Control Branch is recruiting to fill a Senior...
In November 2018, the worst fire in California history, the Camp Fire, devastated the towns...