CALIFORNIA PEST control advisers attending the 36th annual California Association of Pest Control Advisers Conference and Agri-Expo in Anaheim, from left: Thomas Escalante, BioScientific, Oxnard; Jimmy Rivers, Crop Protection Services, Greenfield; and David Fernandez, Britz-Simplot, Five Points.
California Department of Food and Agriculture Secretary A.G. Kawamura, Sacramento, Calif., visits with Tom Kueneman, Foster Gardner, Inc., Coachella, Calif., during the CAPCA luncheon.
THE 2011-2012 State Officers of the California Association of Pest Control Advisers include: from left, front row: Vice Chair Jeremy Briscoe, Certis USA, Atascadero, and Treasurer Tim Carpenter, Syngenta, Chico. Back row: Secretary Allen Haynes, Crop Protection Services, Fresno; Chair Dennis Duda, Wilbur Ellis, Rio Linda; and Renee Rianda, ex-officio member, Morning Star Packing, Woodland.
SPEAKERS AT the CAPCA conference, from left and all from California: Robert Atkins, San Diego County agricultural commissioner, San Diego; James Wells, Environmental Solutions Group LLC and Robert Leavitt, California Department of Food and Agriculture, both of Sacramento.
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