Asian Citrus Psyllid, Citrus Greening Seminar, May 20, Yuma
An Asian citrus psyllid-citrus greening seminar will be held May 20 in Yuma, Ariz. at the Yuma Agricultural Center (YAC).
8:30 – Registration
9:00 - Latest pest issues affecting Arizona citrus - John Loghry, Yuma County Citrus Pest Abatement District
9:30 - Sources of excessive flies on the south Yuma mesa - Chris Sumner, Yuma County Pest Abatement District
9:45 - Citrus Greening and ACP in Florida, Texas, and California - Glenn Wright, University of Arizona
10:30 - Break
10:45 - Role of the Arizona Department of Agriculture in the fight against the ACP and citrus greening - Brian McGrew, Arizona Department of Agriculture
11:15 - Arizona PPQ – Citrus health response program survey and mitigation activities - Jerry Levitt, USDA-APHIS
11:40 - Citrus greening and ACP in Mexico - Ted Boratynski, USDA-APHIS
12:15 - Lunch provided
The seminar will be held in the YAC conference room located at 6425 W. 8th Street in Yuma.
Applications submitted for 3.0 AZ, CA, and CCA hours
RSVP to Glenn Wright at (928) 782-5876 or firstname.lastname@example.org for the lunch count.
6425 W. 8th St.
Yuma , Arizona