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Walnut Replanting Considerations in a Lean Price Year

When prices are lean walnut farming is tough business. Farm advisors are not economists or financial advisors. However, farm advisors can be useful in providing best practices for economically sustainable production. Two key economic decisions growers face are when to replant individual trees and when to remove and replant entire orchards. Learn from Dying Trees to Improve Management of the …

Selecting the ‘Right’ Walnut Rootstock

Walnut rootstock options were historically seedlings, either Northern California Black (Juglans nigra), or Paradox (a cross between English Walnut, Juglans regia, and Northern California Black). Those two options still exist, but as research and technology advances in walnut cloning, clonal rootstocks are becoming more available. With this new advancement, growers have questions. Hopefully, I can  provide some answers. What is …

Yolo-Solano-Sacramento Walnut Meeting

Topics – Whole Orchard Recycling, Bot, Phompsis & Mold, Insect Control, Beneficial Birds in IPM, Local Research Updates, Laws & Regs, California Walnut Board Updates Continuing Education Credits – Pending Approval

UCCE Tehama County Walnut Meeting

The annual Tehama Walnut Day is designed for walnut growers, walnut industry providers, and those interested in more about walnut production. AGENDA 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 …

UCCE North San Joaquin Valley Almond Day

Assorted presentations by University of California farm advisors and specialists on the latest, research-based information on farming almonds. Offering 2.0 Hours of DPR Continuing Education Credits 3.5 Hours of CCA Hours. 7:30 Registration opens 8:30 Welcome with Roger Duncan, Farm Advisor, UCCE Stanislaus County Bacterial Blast – Why It Was a Problem In 2019 and Can We Protect Against It?Dr. Jim …

Cover Cropping in Nut Orchards Field Day

Community Alliance with Family Farmers (CAFF) & the Farmers Guild invite you to a cover crop field day. Focus: Come learn about cover crops from experienced growers and technical advisers at Davis Ranches in Colusa, with a focus on integrating cover crops into the management calendar and seed selection. Topics covered and speakers will include: • Benefits and tradeoffs of …

Sutter-Yuba-Colusa Almond Day

0.5 hours of PCA CE (0.5 hr Other) requested 1.0 hours of CCA CE (0.5 hr Nutrient Man., 0.5 hr IPM) requested This meeting is intended as a short meeting to deliver timely information and gauge interest in future winter almond meetings in the Yuba City area. _______________________­__________________________ 8:45     SIGN-IN and coffee/cookies 9:00     Introduction/nutrient management for almonds Franz Niederholzer, …

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