The short course "Advances in Pistachio Production" was held November 14-November 16 in Visalia. The agenda and presentations are available now on the course website at
The presentations from the Statewide Pistachio Day 2018, which took place January 17th are available by following the links below.
2018 Statewide Pistachio Day
Recorded: 1/17/2018 8:00:00 AM
The Food Safety Modernization Act: Agriculture Water Testing Requirements for Pistachio Growers
Recorded: 1/17/2018 8:15:00 AM
Mycotoxins and their Impact on Pistachio Export Markets
Recorded: 1/17/2018 8:50:00 AM
Carbohydrate Relations in Pistachio - Alernate Bearing and Yield
Recorded: 1/17/2018 10:00:00 AM
Q & A: Carbohydrate Relations in Pistachio - Alernate Bearing and Yield
Recorded: 1/17/2018 10:00:00 AM
Studies on Pistachio Flower Quality and Development as Influenced by Low Chill in California
Recorded: 1/17/2018 10:30:00 AM
Louise Ferguson, UC Cooperative Extension Specialist, Pistachio, UC Davis and Kearney Agriculture Research and Extension Center, Parlier
Floral Bud Drop in Pistachios: Causes and Reduction
Recorded: 1/17/2018 11:00:00 AM
Pistachio Yield as Affected by Integrated Soil Characteristics: Salinity/Soil Quality Update
Recorded: 1/17/2018 1:15:00 PM
Getting Up-to-Date on the Aflatoxin issue on Pistachio
Recorded: 1/17/2018 2:00:00 PM
David Haviland, UC Cooperative Extension Advisor, Kern County
Navel Orangeworm: Management Decisions and Mating Disruption
Recorded: 1/17/2018 2:30:00 PM
Navel Orangeworm Mating Disruption Product Options
Recorded: 1/17/2018 3:00:00 PM
Small Bugs and Stink Bugs on Pistachio
Recorded: 1/17/2018 3:20:00 PM
Kris Tollerup, UC Cooperative Extension IPM Advisor, Kearney Agriculture Research and Extension Center, Parlier
Leaffooted Bug on Pistachio
Recorded: 1/17/2018 3:40:00 PM
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- Author: Kevin Taniguchi
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