Grower Meeting in Dinuba

Following additional finds of the Asian citrus psyllid in Tulare County, a meeting for members of the citrus industry will be held Monday, Sept. 23. While RSVPs are not required, they are politely requested. Please contact info@citrusresearch.org or call 559-738-0246.

Date & Time
Monday, Sept. 23, 2013
9 a.m. to noon

Doors open at 8 a.m. for registration and refreshments.

Location
The Island
2099 E. El Monte Way
Dinuba, CA 93618

Speakers and Topics Include
Welcome and Speaker Introductions
Marilyn Kinoshita, Tulare County Agricultural Commissioner

Updates on the Citrus Pest & Disease Prevention Program
Victoria Hornbaker, Program Manager, CDFA/CPDPP

CDFA Urban/Residential Survey and Treatments
CDFA representative TBD

Best Management Practices for the Field
Kevin Severns, Secretary/Treasurer, CPDPP

CDFA Regulations for Tulare County
CDFA representative TBD

Areawide Treatment Notification and Procedures
Sylvie Robillard, Regional Grower Liaison, Fresno County

Asian Citrus Psyllid Sampling & Treatment Strategies
Beth Grafton-Cardwell, IPM Specialist & Research Entomologist, UC Riverside

What we Learned in Florida
Nick Hill, Chairman, CPDPP

Q&A