Conference Program

Welcome to the 2020 CAPCA Online Conference

Thank you for choosing the CAPCA Conference for your Continuing Education needs.

Below is information on each course. To complete for CE credit, please log in at CAPCACE.com

 

SESSIONS ARE PRE-RECORDED & AVAILABLE ON-DEMAND AT YOUR CONVENIENCE ANY TIME OCTOBER 12-31 WITH REGISTRATION

2020 Accreditation Hours

General Sessions

BeeWhere and Endangered Species

Accreditation: 0.5 Laws & 0.5 Other DPR Hours | 0.5 PM, 0.5 PD CCA Hours | 1.0 AZ Hours | 1.0 ISA Hours

"BeeWhere Update"
Ruben Arroyo, Riverside County Ag Commissioner

“Update on Native Pollinators”
Josette Lewis, Chief Scientific Officer, Almond Board of California

"National Pesticide Registration, Local Pesticide Use and Endangered Species"
Bernalyn McGaughey, FIFRA Endangered Species Task Force

Industrial Hemp and Cannabis Update

Accreditation: 1.0 Other DPR Hours | 1.0 CM CCA Hours | 1.0 Hours AZ

"Industrial Hemp – What You Should Know as a PCA"
Rick Gurrola, Shasta County Ag Commissioner

"Cannabis Regulatory Update"
Juan Hidalgo, Santa Cruz County Ag Commissioner

Nematodes and Management of Trunk Diseases

Accreditation: 1.0 Other DPR Hours | 1.0 PM CCA Hours | 1.0 AZ Hours | 1.0 ISA Hours

"Prescribing New Technology for Nematodes"
Jeff Baxter, Horticulture Product Manager, Nematicides, Bayer
Chuck Bates, Market Segment Leader, Specialty Crops, Netafim USA

"Management of Trunk Diseases in Permanent Crops"
Issa Quandah, Technical Service Manager, FMC

State and Local Regulatory Update

Accreditation: 0.5 Laws & 0.5 Other DPR Hours | 1.0 PM CCA Hours | 1.0 Hours AZ | 1.0 ISA Hours

"CACASA Update"

Joshua Huntsinger, Placer County Ag Commissioner and CACASA President

"DPR Update"

Val Dolcini, Director Department of Pesticide Regulations

PCA 101

Accreditation: 1.0 Other DPR Hours | 1.0 PM CCA Hours | 1.0 AZ Hours | 1.0 ISA Hours

"When in Doubt, Scout"
John Palumbo, Extension Entomologist, University of Arizona

"Pesticide Drift Liability Issues for PCAs - Mitigation and Best Practices"
David M. Leath, Esq., Petrie LEATH LARRIVEE & O’ROURKE, LLP

Weed Control

Accreditation: 1.0 Other DPR Hours | 1.0 PM CCA Hours | 1.0 AZ Hours | 1.0 ISA Hours

“Discussing the Transition of Pest Management”
Bryan Thompson, Pest Options

"Organic Herbicides in Landscapes: Efficacy and Trade-offs"
Karey Windbiel-Rojas, UC IPM

Thank you to our General Session Sponsors

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Label Update Sessions

Label Update Session One

Accreditation: 1.0 Laws DPR Hours | 1.0 PM CCA Hours | 1.0 AZ Hours | ISA Hours*

This two-part course will include product presentation updates from manufacturers.

Label Update Session Four

Accreditation: 1.0 Laws DPR Hours | 1.0 PM CCA Hours | 1.0 AZ Hours | ISA Hours*

This two-part course will include product presentation updates from manufacturers.

Label Update Session Two

Accreditation: 1.0 Laws DPR Hours | 1.0 PM CCA Hours | 1.0 AZ Hours | ISA Hours*

This two-part course will include product presentation updates from manufacturers.

Label Update Session Five

Accreditation: 1.0 Laws DPR Hours | 1.0 PM CCA Hours | 1.0 AZ Hours | ISA Hours*

This two-part course will include product presentation updates from manufacturers.

Label Update Session Three

Accreditation: 1.0 Laws DPR Hours | 1.0 PM CCA Hours | 1.0 AZ Hours | ISA Hours*

This two-part course will include product presentation updates from manufacturers.

Label Update Session Six

Accreditation: 1.0 Laws DPR Hours | 1.0 PM CCA Hours | 1.0 AZ Hours

This two-part course will include product presentation updates from manufacturers.

*Label Update Sessions I, II & III 1.0 ISA Hours | Label Update Sessions IV &V 1.0 ISA Hours

Thank you to our Label Update Sponsors

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Breakout Sessions

Breakout Session One

Accreditation: 1.0 SW CCA Hours (no DPR hours) | 1.0 ISA Hours

"Salinity Issues in Avocado and Citrus"
Peggy Mauk, UC Riverside

Breakout Session Two

Accreditation: 1.0 NM CCA Hours (no DPR hours) | 1.0 ISA Hours

"Bio Stimulants"
Patrick Brown, UC Davis

Breakout Session Three

Accreditation: 1.5 Other DPR Hours | 1.0 PM CCA Hours | 1.0 AZ Hours | 1.0 ISA Hours

"Urban Invasives"
Igor Lacan, UC ANR

"Invasive Shot-hole Borer Detection and Management"
Ed Williams, Ventura County Ag Commissioner

Thank you to our Breakout Session Sponsors

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Nitrogen Management Update

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Accreditation: NM 1.5, SW 0.5, CM 0.5 CCA Hours (no DPR hours)

"CDFA Healthy Soils Program"
Geetika Joshi, Senior Environmental Scientist, CDFA

"Nitrogen Cycle in Orchards and efficient Nitrogen Management"
Saiful Muhammad Ph.D, Research Agronomist, Plant Nutrition, QualiTech Co.

"Soil fertility management for organic cool season vegetable production"
Richard Smith, Farm Advisor, Vegetable Crop Production & Weed Science, UCANR

"Integrating research to address environmental quality using almond as a case study"
Sat Darshan S. Khalsa, Assistant Project Scientist, Department of Plant Sciences, University of California Davis

Thank you to our Nitrogen Management Update Sponsor

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Other Accreditations

Questions? We're here to help! support@capca.com or call the CAPCA office M-F 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. (916) 928-1625

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Certified Crop Advisers

The CAPCA Conference has a total of 17.5 CCA hours accredited.

How do I get CCA credit for courses I've completed?

TWO OPTIONS

1) Self-Report by scanning the QR Code (sample pictured below) that you'll recieve at the end of your course presentation and any accompanying quiz section, you will be emailed a Verification of Attendance (VOA). Please follow the instructions from ICCA to get the app and scan the QR code with your smart phone.
OR

2) Submit your CCA number to the CAPCA office so we can report your hours at the end of Conference.

Arizona License Holders (Dept. of Agriculture)

The CAPCA Conference has a total of 13.0 AZ Department of Agriculture hours accredited.

How do I get AZ credit for courses I've completed?

YOU MUST PROVIDE YOUR AZ PCA LICENSE NUMBER TO GET CREDIT FOR COMPLETED QUALIFYING COURSES

Submit your AZ PCA number to the CAPCA office so we can report your hours at the end of Conference.

 

ISA / Arborists

The CAPCA Conference has a total of 10.0 ISA / Arborist hours accredited.

How do I get ISA credit for courses I've completed?

TWO STEPS

  1. You must provide your ISA number to receive ISA credit for completed qualifying courses: Submit your ISA number to the CAPCA office so we can report your hours at the end of Conference.
  2. Complete the ISA Quiz for each session (pictured below). Due to accreditation requirements, specific ISA Quizzes are required. >> Read the course description carefully as you may be able to get DPR, CCA and AZ credit for completing some ISA Quizzes. <<

 

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