Crickets are not all that they’re cracked up to be as an alternative, global source of protein.
Elected inventors nominated by peers for their outstanding contributions toward innovation.
A common antimicrobial found in common soaps may cause liver damage and raise cancer risk.
Research shows environmental conditions influence behavior of walnut twig beetle.
Wild bees and honey bees pollinate crops; pollinator conservation is important.
Results of the study may reduce the burden of the increasingly devastating disease.
Plant sciences professor: highest campus medal for service and dedication.
Picnic Day event helps draw attention to delight of honey and plight of bees.
UC Davis soil ecologist Ed Lewis conducts field trials on new “green” fertilizer.
UC Davis again ranks No. 1 in the world for teaching and research in agriculture and forestry.
UC Davis is one of 10 nationwide sites to focus on climate change effects on farms and forests.
Asian citrus psyllid being studied at UC Davis Research Containment Facility.
Photos depicting women around the world in various roles related to food.
Award for research on human drug metabolism, transport, and development.
The College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences welcomes a new dean.
Communication among plants in response to injury could have positive benefits to crop production.
Work may lead to better control of drosophila, an international fruit pest.
Assumptions about genetics of two malaria mosquito subgroups are false.
Plant disease expert Helene Dillard, who is associate dean and head of Cooperative Extension at Cornell University, has been named the new dean of the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences at UC Davis, and will begin at UC Davis in late January 2014.
Rice fields in California’s Yolo Bypass provide a bug buffet for juvenile salmon on their journey to the sea, resulting in fat and fast-growing salmon.
Ants and bees are more related to each other than to social wasps (yellow jackets, paper wasps). This resolves a long-standing evolutionary question.
Treatment for citrus greening disease may result from DNA sequencing technology.
Grad students answer the question, “What did you do this summer?” with stories of working abroad on agricultural development projects.
The California legislature honored UC Davis’ top ranking in agricultural teaching and research with a unanimous resolution.