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Sutter-Yuba-Colusa Almond Day
February 7, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 12:45 pmFree
February 7, 2018
2.0 hours of PCA CE (0.5 hr Laws/Regs & 1.5 hrs Other) approved
3 hours of CCA CE (0.5 hr Nutrient Man., 0.5 hr Soil&Water Man., 1.5 hr IPM, 0.5 Crop Man.) requested
Farm Credit Services of Colusa-Glenn, ACA
For coffee and donuts
9:15 From consumer demands to increasing regulations: Our changing Landscape and Potential Solutions.
Spencer Cooper, Almond Board of CA
9:45 Almond varieties update
Luke Milliron, UCCE Orchard Systems Advisor; Glenn, Tehama, Butte Counties
10:15 Almond weed management
Mariano Galla, UCCE Agronomy and Weed Science Advisor; Glenn, Tehama, Butte Counties
11:00 Bloom and early spring diseases of almond
Dr. Jim Adaskeveg, Professor, Department of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, UC Riverside
11:45 Laws and Regulations Update
Jack DeWit, Ag Biologist, Colusa County Ag Commissioner’s office
12:15 Potassium nutrition in almonds.
Franz Niederholzer, UCCE Farm Advisor, Colusa, Sutter and Yuba Counties