Researchers trialing and evaluating market-available sensors are seeing promise in measuring stem water potential.
October 10, 2022
 
 
Don’t fail to keep trees hydrated during nut maturity/shuck split

Even though the kernels have filled and the crop is about made, it's important to continue irrigating to ensure normal shuck split and avoid problems.


 
 
 
 
California Supreme Court rejects review of bumblebee status

Agricultural groups argued that bumblebee protections could affect growing crops, herbicide and pesticide applications, and use of commercial honeybees to pollinate crops.


 
 
 
 
New sensors could be ‘game changer’, says hydrology and irrigation professor

A variety of sensors have been on the market for years to measure soil moisture, but the holy grail of precision irrigation is measuring the tree’s stem water potential.


 
 
 
 
Pecan shellers needed for safety survey

University of Georgia and USDA-ARS are conducting a survey to identify the safety and needs of pecan shellers in the U.S.


 
 
 
Newsom cuts deal and signs union card-check bill

AB 2183, a purported vote-by-mail union organizing measure by Assemblyman Mark Stone passed in the California Legislature despite a veto threat from Governor Newsom.


 
 
 
 
BioSafe Systems founder passes away

Rob Larose, 64, co-founder of BioSafe Systems, passed away Sept. 25, 2022, at his home in Connecticut.


 
 
 
 
 
 
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