Suterra Blog: California

Suterra PCA Aly Pulford checks vine mealybug traps in a California vineyard

Suterra and Farm Progress Launches New Online Vine Mealybug Management Course

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Suterra and Farm Progress Launches New Online Vine Mealybug Management Course

BEND, ORE.- October 14, 2021 – Suterra, the global leader in environmentally sustainable pest control, in collaboration with agriculture news publisher Farm Progress, today..

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California Growers Should Overwinter Puffers for Late Flights

Suterra is encouraging growers in California to leave their Puffers up in orchards over the 2021-2022 winter. In addition to saving time and money for growers, overwintering..

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Vine Mealybug vs. Grape Mealybug Identification

 Grape growers on the West Coast have become familiar with the rising threat of vine mealybug in recent years. The insect is particularly concerning for growers as it can spread..

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Refresh on Almond Harvest Damage Sample Evaluation Techniques

Almond harvest is well underway in California, and with it, the time for assessing the extent of damage by navel orangeworm (NOW) and other pests and pathogens arrives. Guidelines..

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California Growers Encouraged to Overwinter Puffers after 2021 Harvest

In previous years, Suterra’s Clean Orchard Promise™ program required the return of used Puffers® at the end of the growing season. With the launch of the new Puffer in California..

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Suterra Aids in Lodi Vine Mealybug Biocontrol Demonstration

Suterra’s products were recently used in a collaborative IPM demonstration funded by Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE). Throughout the past two years, growers..

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2020 Wildfires scorched California vineyards- but growers can rise from the ashes

2020 was a difficult year for people of all vocations. Unfortunately, California wine growers faced unique stressors last year. They not only had to deal with the economic fallout..

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The Effort to Battle Vine Mealybug in Lodi, California

At LangeTwins Family Winery and Vineyards, a combination of pesticides, community collaboration, and Suterra’s pheromone mating disruption products provide an integrated pest..

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The Rise of Sustainable Certifications

Sonoma County Winegrowers made buzz in 2020 with their Climate Adaptation Certification program, a flagship program that uses local solutions to reduce greenhouse emissions in..

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Vine Mealybug Monitoring in California Vineyards

Temperatures are heating up, and wine growers should keep an eye out for vine mealybug outbreaks in their vineyards.  Monitoring is a critical aspect for developing and executing..

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