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Yuba City walnut day

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 • Yuba City, CA

Past Event:

Walnut day in Yuba City, Calif. will be Feb. 26 from 1-4 p.m. at the Veterans Memoral Hall.

The hall is located at 1425 Veterans Memorial Circle, Yuba City.

Agenda:

What do we know about biological control of spider mites in walnuts?

Nick Mills, Entomology Professor, UC Berkeley

Phytophthora and Lethal Paradox Canker: Long-Standing and emerging soilborne diseases of walnuts.

Greg Browne, USDA/ARS Plant Pathologist, UC Davis         

Laws and Regulation Update, Brown marmorated stink bug, Chinese mystery snail.

Jan Kendel, Ag Biologist, Sutter County Agricultural Deptartment.

New Walnut Varieties

Chuck Leslie, Director of the Walnut Improvement Program, UC Davis.

CA Walnuts: An Industry Working Together

Dennis Balint, Executive Director/CEO, California Walnut Board/Commission

Carl Eidsath, Technical Support Director

Michelle McNeil, Senior Marketing Director, International.

China: Market and/or Competitor

Panel Discussion

UC: Janine Hasey, Chuck Leslie

Growers: Mat Conant, Jack Gilbert, Dan Silva

CWB: Michelle McNeil

 

1.5 hours of PCA/CCA credit is available

Location Details

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Veterans Memorial Hall
1425 Veterans Memorial Circle
Yuba City, California
United States

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