Asian Citrus Psyllid, Citrus Greening Seminar, May 20, Yuma
The University of Arizona Cooperative Extension in Yuma County will conduct an Asian citrus psyllid and citrus greening (Huanglongbing disease) seminar May 20 at the Yuma Agricultural Center.
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 the ACP in Florida, Texas, and California – Glenn Wright, UA Cooperative Extension
10:30 – Break
10:45 - Role of the Arizona Department of Agriculture (ADA) in the fight against the ACP and citrus greening - Brian McGrew, ADA
11:15 - Arizona PPQ – Citrus health response program survey and mitigation activities - Jerry Levitt, USDA-APHIS-PPQ, Phoenix, AZ
11:40 - Citrus greening and ACP in Mexico - Ted Boratynski, USDA–APHIS
12:15- Lunch (provided)
The seminar will be held from 8:30 (registration) until 1:00 in the Yuma Agriculture Center Conference Room, 6425 W. 8th Street, Yuma.
Applications submitted for 3.0 AZ and CA CEU’s and CCA’s.
For more information. contact Glenn Wright at (928) 782-3836 and firstname.lastname@example.org.
6425 W. 8th St.
Yuma , Arizona