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News Central Valley Chapter CE Meeting 1/13/2023

DATE: January 13, 2023

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CHECK-IN:  7:00 AM
MEETING: 7:30 AM – 3:15 PM

MEMBER PRICE: $70.00
NON-MEMBER PRICE: $90.00

AGENDA:

7:00 Registration & Coffee
7:30 A Technical Dive into Pierce’s Disease
Dr. Josie Hugie, JJH Solutions LLC
8:30 Pest Summary and Update for Vegetable Production in the 2022 Season
Dr. Zheng Wang, UCANR-Modesto
9:30 Break
9:45 Pistachio- Mitigation and Treatment of Alternaria, Botryosphaeria & Botrytis
Phoebe Gordon, UCANR-Merced
10:15 Adult Version of Plant Doctor- Regulation Updates and Field Challenges for 2022
Rick Foell, Wilbur Ellis
10:45 Management of Soil Borne Diseases of Tomatoes
Dr. Brenna Aegerter, UCANR-San Joaquin
11:45 Lunch
12:15 Vineyard Soil Pest Management
Karl Lund, UCANR- Merced
1:15 Salinity Management Practices to Reduce Pest Pressure
Jerome Pier, Senior Agronomist Qualitech
2:15 Replant Impacts and Disease Management
Cameron Zuber, UCANR-Merced
3:15 Seminar Adjourns

 

News Central Valley Chapter Meetings in 2022 – Join Us for a Chance to Win!

Central Valley CAPCA Chapter Meetings in 2022

Second Friday of every month at 7:00 am

This year our monthly meetings will be rotating quarterly around the region.
The schedule for our meeting locations are as follows:
January 14th, May 13th, September 9th — My Garden Cafe, Ripon
February 11th, June 10th, October 7th — My Garden Cafe, Turlock
March 11th, July 8th, November 11th — Hollywood Family Cafe, Lodi
April 8th, August 12th — Denny’s Patterson
December 9th — Christmas party – Location TBD

Also new this year is a drawing for a bottle of 2011 Clarendon Hills Sandown Cabernet Sauvignon. Every month, each meeting attendee will be given and ticket. We will draw a ticket at our final meeting for the bottle of wine!

Questions? Contact Jennifer De Jong at jenniferdejong@millerchemical.com | (209) 968-6384

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Meeting Information

Second Friday of every month
7:00am

This year our monthly meetings will be rotating quarterly around the region.

The schedule for our meeting locations are as follows:
January 14th, May 13th, September 9th — My Garden Cafe, Ripon
February 11th, June 10th, October 7th — My Garden Cafe, Turlock
March 11th, July 8th, November 11th — Hollywood Family Cafe, Lodi
April 8th, August 12th  — Denny’s Patterson
December 9th — Christmas party – Location TBD
Contact: Jennifer Dejong (209) 968-6384

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