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PSHB Identification

Polyphagous Shot Hole Borer With CA being in the heart of Avocado output and harvest, CAPCA wanted to bring forward some helpful documents for PSHB: The first is the Field Guide provided by UC Riverside.  This document gives great education on spotting PSHB Field Guide The second is a guide to spotting PSHB and others […]


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News Photo from CAPCA SoCal Meeting

(From Left to Right: Jim Hartman, Ariana Zamora, Jack Bramkamp, Bryan Thompson, John Kabashima, Heather Palmer, Dan Oregel, Natalee King, Cliff Prather, Dan Wickham)


The CAPCA SoCal Chapter held one of their meetings and had a parting gift for their outgoing president Fred Eckert.  A fitting tribute, a surfboard in SoCal!

Meeting Information

First or Third Friday of every two or three months
Mimi’s Cafe, Anaheim
Contact: Heather Palmer (949) 429-9944

Key Contacts

Heather Palmer

SoCal Chapter President
P:(949) 429-9944

Dan Wickham

SoCal State Director
P:(949) 981-0945

Ruben Arroyo

Riverside County Ag Commissioner

4080 Lemon St., Room 19, Basement,
Riverside, CA 92502


Meet Ruben

Kurt Floren

Los Angeles County Ag Commissioner

12300 Lower Azusa Road
Arcadia, CA 91006-5872
(626) 575-5471


Meet Kurt

Jeff Croy

Orange County Ag Commissioner

222 East Bristol Lane
Orange, CA 92865
Phone (714) 955-0100


Meet Jeff

Roberta Willhite

San Bernardino County Ag Commissioner

777E Rialto Ave
San Bernardino, CA 92415-0720
(909) 387-2105


Nathan Reade

Inyo and Mono County Ag Commissioner

207 W South St
Bishop, CA 93514-3492
(760) 873-7860