[Upcoming seminar] UCCE Vineyard IPM Conference, Feb. 21 in San Luis Obispo

The UC Cooperative Extension is holding a Vineyard IPM Conference on Thursday, Feb. 21 in San Luis Obispo.

DPR CE and Certified Crop Adviser CEUs have been requested.

Date: Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019
Location: San Luis Obispo Veteran’s Hall, 801 Grand Avenue
Cost: $100, includes morning coffee and lunch
Advanced registration is required, please register at this website: http://ucanr.edu/seminar

Agenda:

8:00 – Check in and refreshments

8:30 – CaCO3 foliar spray affecting sunburn and fruit chemistry
George Zhuang , UCCE Fresno County

9:00 – Nematode resistant rootstocks
Karl Lund, UCCE Madera/Merced/Mariposa Counties

9:30 – Pierce’s Disease Update
Rhonda Smith, UCCE Sonoma County

10:00 – Maximizing effectiveness of spraying
Lynn Wunderlich, UCCE Sierra Foothills

10:30 – Planting for root health
Larry Bettiga, UCCE Monterey County

11:00 – Controlling ice-nucleating bacteria with copper sprays
Glenn McGourty, UCCE Mendocino & Lake Counties

11:30 – Avoiding winter freeze damage
Mark Battany, UCCE San Luis Obispo & Santa Barbara

12:00 – Lunch

1:00 – Management of Vine Mealybug
David Haviland, UCCE Kern County

1:30 – Epidemiology of Leafroll
Kari Arnold, UCCE Stanislaus County

2:00 – Effects of GRBV on grapevine physiology
Johann Martinez, UC Davis Viticulture & Enology

2:30 – Grapevine virus and vector management
Kent Daane, UC Berkeley

3:00 – Adjourn