Sacramento Valley Cling Peach Day Jan. 30, Marysville
Sacramento Valley Cling Peach Day Jan. 30, Marysville; Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013
8:15 a.m. - Noon / Lunch Noon - 12:45 p.m.
(Note: New Location)
Yuba County Government Building
Wheatland-Marysville Room, 915 8th Street, Marysville, Calif., 95901
8:15 a.m. — Registration Coffee and Danish, Courtesy of Syngenta
8:40 — Welcome Janine Hasey, UC Farm Advisor, Sutter-Yuba Counties
Factors controlling fruit size, what went wrong in 2012?
Ted DeJong, Pomologist, UC Davis
What's new in orchard weed management?
Brad Hanson, Extension Weed Scientist, UC Davis
Update of laws and regulations
Jan Kendel, Ag Biologist, Sutter County Agricultural Dept.
10 — Break
10:15 — California Cling Peach Board Nominations and Board Updates
J.D. Allen, Sarb Johl (Chairman), Ginny Hair (Domestic Promotion Mgr)
Optimal and economic management of foliar, blossom, and fruit diseases of peach
Jim Adaskaveg, Plant Pathologist, UC Riverside
A new peach disease
Janine Hasey, UC Farm Advisor, Sutter-Yuba counties
Noon — Lunch — Mexican lunch provided by California Cling Peach Board
Please RSVP to the Sutter/Yuba Extension office at (530) 822-7515 by Monday, Jan. 28, if you plan to stay for lunch. You may also fax to (530)673-5368 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org to have your name put on the list for lunch.
PCA and Private Applicator Credit Pending - 1.75 hours (.5 hour of regulations)
CCA Credit Pending - 2.25 hours
A meeting note: You will not want to miss effective and economic disease and weed control strategies and find out possible factors leading to small fruit size in 2012.