Conference Program

Welcome to the 2021 CAPCA Annual Conference

Our program this year will be a hybrid event with the majority of continuing education hours offered on-demand online in September and October, and a separate networking-focused event held in Reno, NV Sunday, October 17th through Tuesday, October 19th

2021 CAPCA CONFERENCE: ONLINE & IN-PERSON

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Reno Networking Event

October 17-19, 2021 | Grand Sierra Resort, Reno NV

Abbreviated Program Schedule Subject to Change

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2021
8:30 am - 6:30 pm Registration & Welcome Center - Grand Ballroom Foyer
8:00 am - 11:00 am Exhibitor Set up - Summit Pavilion
12:00 pm - 7:00 pm Exhibit Hall Open - Summit Pavilion
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Nitrogen Management Meeting - Nevada Conference Center
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Crop Round Table Meeting - Nevada Conference Center
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm Exhibitor Presentations - Summit Pavilion
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Happy Hour in Crystal Ballroom & Grand Ballroom
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Welcome Reception - Summit Pavilion
MONDAY,  OCTOBER 18, 2021
6:00 am - 12:00 pm Registration Counter Open - Grand Ballroom Foyer
6:00 am - 7:15 am Breakfast - Silver State Pavilion
7:00 am - 12:00 pm Exhibit Hall Open - Summit Pavilion
7:30 am - 11:30 am General Session  - Grand Ballroom
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Membership Luncheon - Silver State Pavilion
Exhibit Hall is CLOSED during Membership Luncheon
1:30 pm - 5:30 pm Exhibit Hall Open - Summit Pavilion
1:30 pm - 5:30 pm Networking Afternoon
Private Events - Crystal Ballroom, Carson Rooms, Nevada Center, Grand Ballroom
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Exhibitor Presentations - Summit Pavilion
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm Monday Night Football Reception - Silver State Pavilion
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2021
6:00 am - 12:00 pm Info & CE Counter Open - Grand Ballroom Salon
7:00 am - 10:00 am Networking Breakfast - Grand Ballroom
6:00 am - 12:00 pm Exhibitor Breakdown
10:00 am Closing Ceremony - Grand Ballroom
10:00 am - 2:00 pm Private Events - Crystal Ballroom, Carson Rooms, Nevada Center

 

Reno Continuing Education Program

October 17-19, 2021 | Grand Sierra Resort, Reno NV

Speakers, sessions and accreditations to be announced Summer 2021

Please note: no Label Update session will be held in Reno

CE Hours are posted here as soon as they are approved (last updated 6/9/21)

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 17, 2021

 

MONDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2021

 

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2021

Continuing Education Online Program

Available September & October 2021 | Accreditations Pending

Speakers, sessions and accreditations to be announced Summer 2021

Online Continuing Education for the CAPCA Conference will be available anytime, on-demand at your convenience beginning in September (for Label Update), with General Sessions and Breakout released at the beginning of October, with access through October 31st.

CE Hours are posted here as soon as they are approved (last updated 6/9/21)

General Sessions

Central Coast Chapter Spotlight – Spotted Lanternfly and Herbicide Resistance

DPR Hours Pending | CCA Hours Pending

"Spotted Lanternfly: Risk areas in California and Current Management Options" from Dr. Surendra K. Dara, Cooperative Extension Advisor-Entomology and Biologicals

"Managing for Target-Site or Non-Target Site Herbicide Resistance: It makes a difference" from Dr. Scott Steinmaus, Horticulture and Crop Science, Biological Science California Polytechnic State University, SLO

Emerging Discussions

DPR Hours Pending | CCA Hours Pending

"CACASA Update" from Rick Gurrola, Shasta County Ag Commissioner & 2021 - 2022 CACASA President

"Induced Resistance Technologies in Agricultural Production" from Scott Ockey, Certis USA

Grapes and Strawberries

DPR Hours Pending | CCA Hours Pending

"Soilborne Diseases of Strawberry: Precision Fumigation and Impact of Irrigation" from Alex Putman, UC Riverside

"Powdery Mildew Biology and Control in Grapes" from Michelle Moyer, Washington State Extension

Insect Management for Fall Produce

DPR Hours Pending | CCA Hours Pending

"Insect Management for Fall Produce" from John Palumbo, Extension Entomologist, University of Arizona

Ventura Chapter Spotlight – Aerial Application and Avocados

DPR Hours Pending | CCA Hours Pending

"Communication: Vital to protecting surrounding crops, sensitive areas, farm workers and the environment" from Rob Scherzinger, Aspen Helicopters & CAAA Chairman, And Kevin Miskel, Aspen Helicopters, Pilot

"Who’s Afraid of Avocado Root Rot?" from Ben Faber, UC Cooperative Extension

Breakout Sessions

Nut Crop Hour 1

DPR Hours Pending | CCA Hours Pending

 

Nut Crop Hour 2

DPR Hours Pending | CCA Hours Pending

 

T&O Hour 2

DPR Hours Pending | CCA Hours Pending

"Something Old, Something New: The return of the eucalyptus longhorned borer, and a new problem in acacia trees" from Igor Lacan, Bay Area Environmental Horticulture and Urban Forestry Advisor, Cooperative Extension San Mateo-San Francisco Counties

T&O Hour 1

DPR Hours Pending | CCA Hours Pending

"Phytophthora in California:  beyond Sudden Oak Death" from Drew Zwart, Plant Pathologist & Physiologist at Bartlett Tree Experts/Bartlett Tree Research Lab

Label Update Online

Available September & October 2021 | Details Coming Soon!

The Label Update sessions will be pre-recorded and ONLY available online (no Label Update session in Reno.)

Nitrogen Management Update

Available September & October 2021 Online | Sunday, October 17, 2021 in Reno NV

Speakers and accreditation to be announced Summer 2021

CCA Hours Only (no DPR Credit)

 

Online Continuing Education for the CAPCA Conference will be available anytime, on-demand at your convenience through October 31st.

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