Where: Robert J. Cabral Agricultural Center, 2101 E. Earhart Ave, Delta Room, Stockton, Calif., 95206
8:30 a.m. – Registration and Refreshments
9:00 – 2008 Variety trial results from San Joaquin County and future research directions, Jacob Lage, Rice Breeder, Rice Research Station, Biggs, Calif.
9:30 – New herbicides for effective weed control, Albert Fischer, Rice Weed Scientist, Plant Science Dept, UC Davis
10:00 – Rice pest management topics, Larry Godfrey, Entomologist, UC Davis
10:30 – California updates for rice farms, New diesel engine regulations, Paul Buttner, California Rice Commission
11:00 – Rice pesticide laws and regulation, Agricultural Commissioner Office
11:30 – Adjourn
1.5 hours of Continuing Education requested.