September 12, 2018 – Escondido – San Diego CAPCA / UC Riverside Entomology Conference

September 12, 2018 8:00 am - 4:00 pm


  • 7.00 DPR

  • 6.50 CCA

  • 0.60 GCSAA

  • 5.25 ISA

September 12, 2018 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
8:00 Welcome
8:05 Regulations Update
Nancy Wickus, Pesticide Regulation Program, San Diego Agriculture Department Weights and Measures
8:45 Legislative Efforts to Boost Funding for Invasive Species Management and Research Efforts in California
John Kabashima, UCCE Orange County
9:30 A New Pest Threat for California?: Biology and Management of Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
Ricky Lara, UC Riverside
10:15 Break
10:30 Progress on Biocontrol Efforts Targeting Asian Citrus Psyllid in California
David Morgan, CDFA
11:15 Conservation Biocontrol to Promote Natural Enemy Activity in Vineyards and Citrus Orchards
Nicola Irvin, UC Riverside
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Updates on the South American Palm Weevil Invasion in San Diego County
Mark Hoddle, UC Riverside
1:45 Monitoring Glassy-Winged Sharpshooter Populations for Pesticide Resistance
Frank Byrne, UC Riverside
2:30 Push-Pull: Advances in Attract and Kill and Repel for Management of Pest Insects
Agenor Mafra-Neto, ISCA-Tech
3:15 Advanced Pheromone Delivery Systems for Pest Mating Disruption in Fruit and Nut Crops
Jamie Garofalo, Suterra
4:00 Meeting Adjourns

This event is sponsored by:


California Center for the Arts, Escondido
340 N. Escondido Blvd.
Escondido, CA 92025

Map & Directions


Kevin Grangetto
(760) 801-8701

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Registration closes on:
2018-09-05 23:59:59