Late season 2007 cotton workshop in Parker, Ariz.

Cotton growers are invited to get the latest information during a late season cotton workshop on Aug. 27 at the Parker Elks Lodge in Parker, Ariz.

The 9:00 a.m. to noon event will include presentations on:

9:00 a.m. — “Lygus as a regional pest of multiple crops and new approaches for management,” — Dr. Peter Ellsworth, integrated pest management specialist, University of Arizona (UA).

9:30 a.m. — “Late season irrigation strategies” — Ed Martin, UA irrigation specialist.

10:00 a.m. — “Weed thresholds and herbicide resistance in cotton” — Bill McCloskey, UA weed specialist.

10:45 a.m. — “Update on Arizona Pink Bollworm Eradication Program” — Larry Antilla, Arizona Cotton Research and Protection Council.

11:15 a.m. — “Industry product label updates” by Martin Reid — DuPont, Greg Miller — Nichino America, and Craig Pauly — BASF.

Noon — Lunch

3.0 AZ credits have been granted.

3.0 CA and CCA CEUs have been applied for.

Registration starts at 8:30 a.m. The Parker Elks Lodge is located at 714 Laguna Avenue, Parker, Ariz.

For more information, call (928) 669-9843.

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