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Nickels Soil Lab Annual Field Day
05/07/2019 @ 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM$15
Growers are invited to UC experts at the Nickels Soil Lab in Arbuckle for a half day event featuring seminars on almond and walnut orchard management. Topics to be addressed will include: walnut hedging for bot management, erosion management options, nematodes in walnut/rootstock trial, nitrogen in walnuts, honey bee hive strength, irrigation management for different almond varieties (pre and post-harvest), NOW management in almonds, and postharvest nitrogen fertilization of almonds.
Following a BBQ tri-tip lunch held as an FFA fundraiser, Dr. Helen Dahlke, Professor at UC Davis, will talk about “Groundwater recharge opportunities for growers based on research experience in the Sacramento Valley.”
1 hr of PCA CE credits has been requested, and 2.5 hours CCA CE credits have been approved.