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Rice Root Aphid – Management and Life Cycle by Moriah LaChapell

Rice Root Aphid (Rhapolosiphum rufiabdominalis) (RRA) is an olive-green insect with a round body.  The wingless stages develop on roots and survive in all types of substrate.  Periodically, winged aphids emerge from the soil and disperse to other plants……

Rice Root Aphid – Management and Life Cycle

Companion Planting for Cannabis

Companion Planting for Cannabis

Companion Planting for Cannabis - Examining the Management of Ecological Habitats for Beneficial Insects

Shilajit - An Ayurvedic Powerhouse

Shilajit - An Ayurvedic Powerhouse

Often times I get the question, “How do I prevent my plants from getting sick?”. The
answer is simple, and that is through plant immunity. In short, there are two primary
factors that contribute to plant immunity:
1. Adequate Mineral Nutrition
2. Having that nutrition delivered in the form of microbial metabolites...

Caterpillar Management - Identification and IPM Practices

Caterpillar Management -  Identification and IPM Practices

Fall is here and so are the caterpillars, at least in Northern California. We have documented numerous instances of caterpillar damage and can officially say there has been a decent hatch this year. ...