When: Thursday, Feb. 12, 2009
1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Where: Veterans Memorial Hall
1425 Veterans Memorial Drive, Yuba City, Calif.
12:30 p.m. – Registration
1:00 p.m. – Welcome and Introduction, Janine Hasey, UC Farm Advisor
— Considerations when Replanting Walnuts, Mike McHenry, UC Extension Nematologist, Kearney Ag Center
— Using Pheromones for Codling Moth Suppression, Carolyn Pickel UC-IPM Area Advisor, Yuba City
— Future Directions in Walnut Blight Management, Jim Adaskaveg, Plant Pathologist, UC Riverside
— Moderator, John Edstrom, UC Farm Advisor, Colusa County
— Laws and Regulation Update, Jan Kendel, Sutter County AG Department
— Research Updates and a New Disease of Black Walnut, Janine Hasey, UC Farm Advisor, Sutter/Yuba Counties
— Marketing “the Big One”, Michelle McNeil, Marketing Director, California Walnut Board
4:00 – Adjourn
Sponsored by UC Cooperative Extension and Sutter County Ag Department
PCA and CCA Credits pending