Agronomy Research & Information Center
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Dry Bean Field Meeting, UC Davis, Thursday, August 23, 2018, 10 am- 12:30 pm

Dry Bean Field Day, UC Davis

UC Davis Agronomy Farm  Directions: In the field across from the UC Davis Bee Biology Lab (same place as previous...

Posted on Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at 3:58 PM

Southern Blight in Lima Beans

Southern blight infected lima bean root (left); small tan sclerotia that are diagnostic of the southern blight fungal pathogen (yellow arrow).

A baby lima bean field in the Sacramento Valley was recently found to be infected with southern blight (Sclerotium rolfsii),...

Posted on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 3:04 PM

Preliminary yield results from fall-planted 2017-18 variety trials

Davis 5 2 18

Preliminary grain yield results for our fall-planted common wheat, triticale, durum wheat and barley trials are now...

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Posted on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at 10:28 AM

Lima Bean Root and Crown Rot

Figure 1. Lima bean root and crown rot.

I visited a lima bean field in the Delta at the beginning of June. The beans were showing what appeared to be...

Posted on Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at 10:43 AM

Charcoal Rot on Garbanzos in the Sacramento Valley

Garbanzo field with charcoal rot

A field in Sutter County was confirmed to have charcoal rot, also known as dry root rot or ashy stem blight, which is caused...

Posted on Monday, June 25, 2018 at 11:56 AM

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