Communication Services & Information Technology
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Communication Services & Information Technology

Blogs

News and Information Outreach staff coordinate several blogs:

ANR News Blog
A blog that relates coverage of UC ANR in the news media.

ANR Food Blog
A collaborative blog involving some 30 ANR writers about all things related to the creation and consumption of food.

ANR blog de alimentos
The ANR Food Blog is adapted into Spanish by the News and Information Outreach in Spanish staff.

ANR Green Blog
A new blog for which writers are now being recruited. The blog will cover natural resources, pest management, conservation tillage, exotic pests, climate change and efforts being made to understand and protect the California environment. (To become a Green Blog writer, please e-mail jewarnert@ucdavis.edu)

ANR Update
An internal blog providing up-to-date information about administrative issues of interest to ANR staff and academics.

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StratComm blog feed

Bring the wild back into our farmlands to protect biodiversity, researchers say

The Benzinger Family Winery is a diversified vineyard in Sonoma County. (Photo: Corey Luthringer)

Berkeley — With a body the size of a fist and wings that span more than a foot, the big brown bat must gorge on 6,000 to 8,000 bugs a night to maintain its stature. This mighty appetite can be a boon to farmers battling crop-eating pests. But...

Posted on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 12:58 PM
  • Author: Kara Manke, kjmanke@berkeley.edu, (510) 643-7741

Honey bee health key to wellbeing of important species

Jonathan Dear, a small animal internal medicine veterinarian and hobbyist beekeeper inspects one of his hives.

Our friends the honey bees make it possible for us to devour an abundance of almond products. In 2016 the California almond crop totaled 2.15 billion pounds valued at $5.2 billion. Growing 80 percent of the world's almonds in California takes a lot of...

Posted on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 7:47 AM
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