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North Sacramento Valley Prune Day

February 22 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Lunch $15

North Sacramento Valley Prune Day
Elks Lodge, 355 Gilmore Road, Red Bluff

Friday, February 22nd
8:00 am – 12:00 pm

8:00 AM — Registration
PCA and Private Applicator sign-ups, Coffee and Doughnuts

8:25 AM — Welcome and Meeting Overview
Luke Milliron, UCCE Butte County & Dani Lightle, UCCE Glenn County

8:30 AM — Tehama County Ag Commissioner Laws & Regulations Update

Doni Rulofson, Tehama County Assistant Ag Commissioner

9:00 AM — Rootstock Evaluation Update

Luke Milliron, UCCE Farm Advisor Butte, Tehama & Glenn Counties

9:30 AM — California Prune Board Activities
Donn Zea, California Prune Board

10:00 — 10:15 AM Break

10:15 AM — Getting the most value out of an acre of prunes

Ted DeJong, Professor Emeritus, UC Davis Plant Science Department (Luke Milliron will be substituting)

10:45 AM — Insect and Mite Update

Emily Symmes, UC IPM Advisor Sacramento Valley

11:15 AM — Prune Production Research Update, 2018

Drew Wolter, UCCE Horticulture Intern

11:30 AM — Nitrogen Management in Prunes
Franz Niederholzer, UCCE Farm Advisor, Sutter, Yuba & Colusa Counties

Buffet Lunch – Only by Prepaid Reservation–$15.00 per person. Register here by Thursday, February 14, 2019.


February 22
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Lunch $15


Luke Milliron
Dani Lightle


Red Bluff Elks Lodge
355 Gilmore Road
Red Bluff, CA 96080
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