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HLB in California seminar June 8, Riverside

Friday, June 8, 2012 • Riverside, CA

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Southern California Growers/PCAs/PCOs

HLB is in California: Commercial growers are responsible for treatments of their trees. Scientists, PCAs and treatment coordinators will be on hand to address the hows & whys of effective, coordinated treatments. State & County officials will be on hand to address regulatory questions.

This will be an information packed seminar.

ACP/HLB Quarantine Issues & Treatment strategies

Presented by: Citrus Research Board, Citrus Pest & Disease Prevention Committee and University of California Cooperative Extension

Date: Friday, June 8, 2011

Time: 9 a.m. - Noon

Location:

  • Sunkist Center
  • CA Citrus State Historic Park
  • 9400 Dufferin Ave. Riverside, Calif., 92504

Topics & Speakers:

(in order of appearance)

  • Moderator: John Snyder; Ag Commissioner, Riverside County
  • Biology & Spread of HLB; Dr. Mary Lou Polek, VP of Science & Technology, CRB
  • Quarantine Rules & Regulations; Dr. Robert Leavitt, Director, Plant Health & Pest Prevention Services, CDFA
  • Pesticide Treatment Strategies and Area-wide Control Strategies; Dr. Joe Morse, Professor of Entomology, UCR
  • Importance of Treatment Strategies to Growers; Alan Washburn – Grower & PCA
  • Area-wide Treatment Notification Procedures; Brian Taylor, Director Field Operations, CRB

Approval pending for 3.0 hours of continuing education credit

There is no charge for this program, however; an RSVP would be greatly appreciated.

Please call Emma at 559-738-0246 or email: info @citrusresearch.org.

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Sunkist Center

Riverside, California
United States

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