Asian Citrus Psyllid, Citrus Greening Seminar, May 20, Yuma

Tuesday, May 20, 2014 • Yuma , AZ

Past Event:

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

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Yuma Agricultural Center
6425 W. 8th St.
Yuma , Arizona
United States

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