Date: Sept. 23, 2008
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Location: Louie Bandoni’s Orchard, Merced County
Corner of South Bear Creek Drive and North Arboleda Drive
• History and Growing Practices within the orchard – Louie Bandoni, grower; Chris Morgner, Agrov-Valley Consulting.
• The Role of NOW in food safety, aflotoxin, and international markets – Bob Curtis, Almond Board of California.
• Post harvest evaluation and winter insect control – Walt Bentley, UC IPM, Kearney Ag Center
• Almond Diseases – David Doll, UCCE Merced
Lunch will also be included, please RSVP to Joy at (530) 756-8518, ext. 27.