How to Manage Pests

The UC Guide to Healthy Lawns

Related UC publications

These publications are available from the UC ANR Communication Services catalog.

DiTomaso, Joseph M. 2007. Weeds of California and Other Western States, Oakland: Univ. Calif. Div. Agric. Nat. Res. Publ. 3488.

Dreistadt, S. H., M. A. Harivandi, H. Costa, and J. S. Hartin. 2003. Pest Notes: Lawn Insects. Oakland: Univ. Calif. Div. Agric. Nat. Res. Publ. 7476.

Geisel, P. M. and C. L. Unruh. 2001. Water Conservation Tips for the Home Lawn and Garden. Oakland: Univ. Calif. Div. Agric. Nat. Res. Publ. 8036. (PDF)

Harivandi, A. 2010. No-Mow Fineleaf Fescue Grasses for California Urban Landscapes. Oakland: Univ. Calif. Div. Agric. Nat. Res. Publ. 8391. (3 MB, PDF)

Haravandi, A. 2007. Lawns 'n' Dogs. Oakland: Univ. Calif. Div. Agric. Nat. Res. Publ. 8255. (PDF)

Harivandi, A. and V. A. Gibeault. 1996. Managing Lawns in Shade. Oakland: Univ. Calif. Div. Agric. Nat. Res. Publ. 7214. (PDF)

Harivandi, A. and V. A. Gibeault. 1999. Mowing Your Lawn and "Grasscycling." Oakland: Univ. Calif. Div. Agric. Nat. Res. Publ. 8006. (PDF)

Harivandi, M. A.,  J. Baird, J. Hartin, M. Henry, and D. Shaw.  2009.  Managing Turfgrasses During Drought.  Oakland:  Univ. Calif. Div. Agric. Nat. Res. Publ. 8395.

Harivandi, M. A. 1999. Interpreting Turfgrass Irrigation Water Test Results. Oakland: Univ. Calif. Div. Agric. Nat. Res. Publ. 8009. (PDF)

Harivandi. M. A. 2002. Turfgrass Traffic and Compaction: Problems and Solutions. Oakland: Univ. Calif. Div. Agric. Nat. Res. Publ. 8080. (PDF)

Harivandi, M. A. and R. C. Gay. 2002. Lawns, pp. 295-310. In Dennis R. Pittenger, [ed.], California Master Gardener Handbook. Oakland: Univ. Calif. Div. Agric. Nat. Res. Publ. 3382.

Harivandi, M. A. and V. A. Gibeault. 1997. Managing Lawns on Heavy Soils. Oakland: Univ. Calif. Div. Agric. Nat. Res. Publ. 7227. (PDF)

Harivandi, M. A., V. A. Gibeault, M. J. Henry, L. Wu, P. M. Geisel, and C. L. Unruh. 2001. Turfgrass Selection for the Home Landscape. Oakland: Univ. Calif. Div. Agric. Nat. Res. Publ. 8035. (PDF)

Hartin, J., P. Geisel, and A. Harivandi. 2011. Pest Notes: Lawn Diseases: Prevention and Management. Oakland: Univ. Calif. Div. Agric. Nat. Res. Publ. 7497.

Hartin, J., P. M. Geisel, and C. L. Unruh. 2001. Lawn Watering Guide for California. Oakland: Univ. Calif. Div. Agric. Nat. Res. Publ. 8044. (PDF)

Henry, J. M., V. A. Gibeault, and V. F. Lazaneo. 2002. Practical Lawn Fertilization. Oakland: Univ. Calif. Div. Agric. Nat. Res. Publ. 8065. (PDF)

Le Strange, M. and C. A. Reynolds. 2004. Pest Notes: Weed Management in Lawns. Oakland: Univ. Calif. Div. Agric. Nat. Res. Publ. 74113.

Le Strange, M., C. A. Frate, and R. M. Davis. 2012. Pest Notes: Mushrooms and other Nuisance Fungi in Lawns. Oakland: Univ. Calif. Div. Agric. Nat. Res. Publ. 74100.

UC IPM Pest Management Guidelines for Turfgrass. 2009. Oakland: Univ. Calif. Div. Agric. Nat. Res. Publ. 3365-T.

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