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Sacramento Valley Cling Peach Day
January 10 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
8:30 a.m. Registration Coffee and Danish, Courtesy of Wilbur Ellis
8:55 a.m. Welcome, Chill hours and other updates Janine Hasey, UCCE Farm Advisor, Sutter-Yuba Counties
Laws and Regs/ Pest Management
9:00 a.m. Dormant spray regulation requirements and spraying fungicide over water Sean Nelson, Ag Biologist, Sutter County Agricultural Dept.
9:15 a.m. Orchard Weed Management Update Brad Hanson, UCCE Weed Science Specialist, UC Davis
9:45 a.m. Budget minded foliar disease management Jim Adaskaveg, Plant Pathologist, UC Riverside
10:15 a.m Break
10:30 a.m. Cling Peach Board Nominations; Program updates: marketing, outreach, school food service education, and government affairs; Research; Referendum Chris Zanobini & Sarb Johl, CA Cling Peach Board
Rootstocks and Nutrition Management
11:10 a.m. Root-Pac® Rootstocks for peaches Ann Noble, Quality Assurance Manager, Agromillora California
11:30 a.m. Fertilization Guidelines for Cling Peaches Luke Milliron, UCCE Farm Advisor, Butte County
Noon. Lunch – Mexican lunch provided by California Cling Peach Board