San Joaquin County, Delta rice growers meeting
The San Joaquin County and Delta Rice Growers Meeting will be Monday, March 3, 2014 from 1:00-4:00pm at the Cabral Agricultural Center, 2101 E. Earhart Ave., Stockton, CA 95206. For more information contact UCCE Farm Advisor Michelle Leinfelder-Miles at email@example.com.
1:00pm Doors open, sign-in, light refreshments, and welcome
1:05pm Rice Specialist Introduction, Bruce Linquist, UCCE
1:35pm Rice Industry Update, Roberta Firoved, California Rice Commission
1:50pm Variety Selection and Milling Quality, Cass Mutters, UCCE, Butte
2:20pm Rice in the Delta – The Potential to Mitigate Subsidence and Enhance Sustainability, Phil Bachand, TetraTech
3:00pm Potassium Fertility, Bruce Linquist, UCCE
3:30pm Weed Competition, Control, Timing and Herbicides, Albert Fischer, UC Davis
4:00pm Wrap-up and evaluations
Applied for DPR and CCA continuing education credits.
2101 E. Earhart Avenue
Stockton, California 95206