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UCCE Tehama County Walnut Meeting
February 7 @ 7:30 AM - 1:00 PM
The annual Tehama Walnut Day is designed for walnut growers, walnut industry providers, and those interested in more about walnut production.
7:30 – Registration & refreshments
8:00 – Laws and Regulations Update – Tom Moss and Heather Kelly, Tehama County Department of Agriculture
8:30 – Proper Recycling of Pesticide Containers – Paul Freund, Tehama County Solid Waste Management Agency
8:45 – California Walnut Board Update – Claire Lee, Jennifer Williams and Abhi Kulkarni
9:15 – Update for the Irrigated Lands Regulatory Program – Emmy Westlake and Rob Rianda, Tehama Co. Resource Conservation Dist9:30 – Phytophthora Root and Crown Rot, & Paradox Canker Disease – Dr. Greg Browne, USDA Plant Pathologist, UC Davis
10:00 – Break
10:30 – Botryosphaeria, Mold, and Phomopsis in Walnut – Dr. Themis Michailides, UC Davis Plant Pathology Specialist, Kearney Agricultural Research and Education Center
11:00 – Navel Orangeworm Management Survey – Dr. Phoebe Gordon, UCCE Farm Advisor Madera and Merced Counties11:30 – Insect and Mite Updates – Dr. Emily Symmes, UCCE IPM Advisor, Sacramento Valley
Noon – Lunch —— Provided by our Sponsors : Crain of California Walnut Shelling, Crain Orchards, Andersen and Sons, California Walnut Company, Capex/AP Esteve Sales
DPR Continuing education: 0.5 hours Laws and Regs; 1.75 hours Other CCA hours: 1.5 hours
Click HERE to Register.