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2024 Principles of Fruit and Nut Tree Growth, Cropping and Management Course

March 11 @ 7:30 am - March 15 @ 1:00 pm

$1595

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This course includes five days of instruction that incorporates lecture, lab exercises, and demonstrations, and covers basic plant biology and the relationship between plant biology and orchard management. Lectures will be held at UC Davis Foundation Plant Services, and field demonstrations will take place in the UC Davis Teaching Orchards. For an additional fee, an optional four-day field trip will be offered.

Registration is requested no later than February 20th, 2024.

Course Topics:

  • Tree growth, development & pruning
  • Dormancy, chilling & rest breaking
  • Flowering, pollination & fruit set
  • Fruit development & thinning
  • Tree water relations & irrigation
  • Plant nutrition & fertilization
  • Root growth & rootstocks
  • Tree fruit pests and pathogens
  • Harvesting

Course Dates:

March 11 – 15, 2024
7:30am – 1:00pm

Optional Field Trip Dates:

March 18 -21, 2024

Last Day To Register:

Thursday, February 29, 2024

Contact Information:

fruitsandnuts@ucdavis.edu

Details

Start:
March 11 @ 7:30 am
End:
March 15 @ 1:00 pm
Cost:
$1595
Website:
https://fruitsandnuts.ucdavis.edu

Venue

Foundation Plant Services
455 Hopkins Rd.
Davis, CA 95616

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Event Type
Courses, Trainings, and Workshops