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Nickels Field Day
May 10 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pmFree
Morning, May 10th. We’ll meet at the Green Bay Road location in Arbuckle.
Full agenda will be posted when available.
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Green Bay Rd., Arbuckle, CA
1.0 hour PCA CE credits requested
2.5 hours CCA CE credit requests
8:30 a.m. — Registration
Coffee and Donuts provided by Farm Credit Services of Colusa-Glenn, ACA
9:00 a.m. — Field Topics:
Site specific irrigation in almonds: update
Shrini Upadhyaya, Professor, UC Davis Biological & Agricultural Engineering Dept.
Botryosphaeria in walnuts
Themis Michailides, UCCE Plant Pathology Specialist, UC Davis/UC Kearney Ag Center
Janine Hasey, UCCE Farm Advisor & County Director, Sutter/Yuba Counties
Bruce Lampinen, UCCE Extension Specialist, UC Davis Plant Sciences Department
Thousand cankers disease in walnuts
Steve Seybold, UC Davis Department of Entomology and Nematology
Almond variety selection
Dani Lightle, UCCE Farm Advisor, Glenn, Tehama and Butte Counties
Canker disease in almonds
Leslie Holland, UC Davis Plant Pathology Department
Foliar and bloom disease management in almonds
Jim Adaskaveg, UC Riverside Department of Plant Pathology
Nitrogen and potassium nutrition in almond.
Franz Niederholzer, UCCE Farm Advisor, Colusa and Sutter/Yuba Countie
12:15 pm – BBQ Tri-Tip Lunch by reservation.
RSVP to the UCCE Colusa Office at (530) 458-0570 $15 prepaid, $20 at the door
Prepared by and proceeds to the Pierce High School (Arbuckle, CA) FFA Program
Program organized by Franz Niederholzer, Farm Advisor,
University of California Cooperative Extension, Colusa and Sutter/Yuba Counties