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Nickels Soil Lab Annual Field Day

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), …

Nickels Soil Lab Annual Field Day

0.75 hr PCA CE credits requested; 2 hours CCA CE credit requests Overview of navel orangeworm management Band canker management Frost protection in almonds Almond flower biology Basic Bee Biology 101 Ceratocystis canker: diagnosis and management Using real time physiological data to guide irrigation scheduling What are we learning from orchard biomass (chip and mix) studies? BBQ Tri-Tip Lunch by …