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Closing the Floodgates: California’s New Water Restrictions

Governor Jerry Brown has instituted a new set of restrictions on water consumption at a statewide level in response to increasing concerns about the...

Entomology department to host the first Annual Insect Fair

The Department of Entomology will host its first-ever Annual Insect Fair on April 18. The fair will begin at 10 a.m. and last until...

Gov. Brown orders restrictions on state water use

As California enters its fourth year of severe drought, Gov. Jerry Brown is taking aggressive action to save water by requiring the state to...

Grass is the problem, grassroots is the solution

Amid the persisting “megadrought” that is ravaging California, human usage of water, according to the Public Policy Institute of California, has not changed. Californians...

UCR doctoral student attends national agricultural forum

Holly Mayton, a first-year Ph.D. student in chemical and environmental engineering, was selected to attend the U.S. Department of Agriculture's 2015 Agricultural Outlook Forum...

Governor Brown’s water conservation plan needs to be flushed

One thing you learn by growing up in California, besides where to get the best Mexican food, is that living in the state with...

UCR entomologist tackles Rwanda’s agricultural pest

UC Riverside Entomology Professor and Jefferson Science Fellow Thomas Miller has ventured to Rwanda in order to investigate the defects resulting in a “potato-tasting”...