Nursery and Floriculture Alliance
University of California
Nursery and Floriculture Alliance

California Nursery Conference 2011

Etiwanda Gardens
7576 Etiwanda Ave.
Etiwanda (Rancho Cucamonga) CA 91739..... Directions
October 6, 2011
7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Moderators: John Kabashima, Ph.D., UC Cooperative Extension, Orange County and Loren Oki, Ph.D., Department of Plant Sciences, UC Davis

Trade Show organized by SoCal CAPCA

Continuing Education Units Applied for: DPR (3.25 “O”), CCA (6.5), Los Angeles and Central Coast Water Boards Ag Waiver Programs (4)
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Conference Agenda (click on titles to view presentations)

7:30am

CHECK-IN MAGNOLIA BALLROOM

 

8:00am

Welcome

Loren Oki, Ph.D., Department of Plant Sciences, UC Davis
John Kabashima, Ph.D., UC Cooperative Extension, Orange County

 

EXOTIC PESTS AND DISEASES

Moderator: John Kabashima, County Director, UCCE Orange County

8:15am

Phytophthora ramorum, Sudden Oak Death,
Nursery Best Management Practices (BMPs) and Treatment Options

Steve Tjosvold, UC Cooperative Extension, Monterey and Santa Cruz County

8:35am

Phytophthora ramorum, Sudden Oak Death, Regulatory Update

Kathy Kosta, Primary Plant Pathologist, California Department of Food and Agriculture

8:55am

Nursery Perspective Glassy Winged Sharpshooter

Rick Redak, Ph.D. and Chair, Department of Entomology, UC Riverside
Greg Morris, Pierce’s Disease Program Supervisor, California Department of Food and Agriculture

9:35am

Light Brown Apple Moth: Update on Quarantine and Treatment
Requirements in Infested Counties

Asian Citrus Psyllid: Update on Quarantine and Treatment
Requirements in Infested Counties

Leah Gayagas, USDA, APHIS, PPQ Moss Landing



Rick McKay, USDA, APHIS, PPQ Moss Landing

9:55am

Questions

 

10:00am

BREAK

 

10:15am

Southern California Pest Update:
Diaprepes Weevil, Asian Citrus Psyllid,
Q Biotype Whitefly, Fungus Gnats, DUFO Moth, Palm Weevils

Jim Bethke, UC Cooperative Extension San Diego County

10:55am

Water Quality - Agencies and Organizations

Jenny Newman, Los Angeles Regional Water Quality Control Board

Tara Herrera, Los Angeles Irrigated Lands Group/NGA

Hudson Minshew, District Conservationist, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service

Ricardo Moreno, Southern California Edison

Kristi Morris, Council for Watershed Health

NOON – 1:30pm

LUNCH AND TRADE SHOW EXHIBITS

 

 

WATER QUALITY AND WATER RUNOFF:
EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS AND RESOURCES FOR COMPLIANCE

Moderator: Loren Oki, Department of Plant Sciences, UC Davis

1:30pm

Compliance with Water Regulations Affecting Nurseries

John Kabashima, Ph.D.

1:45pm

Nursery Water Quality Assessment

Valerie Mellano, Ph.D., University of California Cooperative Extension, San Diego County

2:15pm

Biofiltration and Capturing Sediment and Runoff in a Commercial Nursery

Darren Haver, Ph.D., University of California Cooperative Extension, Orange County

2:45pm

BREAK

 

3:00pm

Mitigating Fertilizer Runoff

Don Merhaut, Ph.D. and UCCE Extension Specialist, Botany and Plant Sciences, UC Riverside

3:30pm

Biological Treatment of Nursery Runoff to Remove Pathogens, Nutrients, and Pesticides

Loren Oki, Ph.D. and UCCE Extension Specialist, Plant Sciences Dept., UC Davis

4:00pm

Weed Risk Assessment Research Update

Christiana Conser, Project Manager, PlantRight, Sustainable Conservation

4:30pm

ADJOURN — Have a safe trip home!

 

Funding for this meeting has been provided in part through an agreement with the State Water Resources Control Board and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency under the Federal Nonpoint Source Pollution Control Program (Clean Water Act Section 319).
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Conference Registration Options

$ 55 per person received by 9/29/11         $ 75 per person received after 9/29/11

(Registration includes 4 ANR publications worth $70 such as “IPM for Floriculture and Nurseries” and “Greenhouse and Nursery Management Practices to Protect Water Quality”)

Online Registration Form (credit cards: Visa, Master Card, AmEx, Discover)

Mail or Fax in Registration Form (checks or credit cards)
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Lodging Suggestions

Ayres Boutique Suites Ontario
204 North Vineyard
Ontario, CA 91764
Tel. 909-937-9700

Best Western Heritage Inn
8179 Spruce Avenue
Rancho Cucamonga CA 91730-3818
Tel. 909-581-9858
Fax 909-466-3876
Toll Free Reservations: 888-610-0366
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Trade Show Participation

California Nursery Conference Sponsorship Form

For trade show sponsorships contact:

Cathy Ellis
714-745-5098
cathycellis@earthlink.net


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Karen Stringer
2475 Lasallette Court
Riverside, CA 92593
ph 951-415-6151
Fax 951-637-9411
California Association of Pest Control Advisors

Thanks to SoCal CAPCA
for organizing the
trade show!

Assistance Available

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