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Summer 2018 Newsletter

Last Edition   (Volume 22, Issue 2) .


 

NORS-DUC Field Day 2018               

12 September, Wednesday   8:30-12:30, with BBQ lunch provided

Dominican University, San Rafael, CA

Agenda

Please RSVP to: Karen Suslow Karen.Suslow@dominican.edu by 15 August at which time I will provide the specific conference room location and map.  Please sign up early as we have limited space.

Thank you and we look forward to having you join us for our second Field Day at NORS.  No fee

 

 


 

 

 

Online Tool for Best Management Practices

for Multiple Pests in California Nursery and Floriculture Operations

This online tool allows growers/shippers to create a set of BMPs unique to their nursery based on county locations and the pests/pathogens under quarantine or of concern in those counties. 

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Any questions about upcoming or recent events?

Email

Loren Oki lroki@ucdavis.edu                   

Leticia Macias lemacias@ucdavis.edu 

 
We'll add it to our web site!

 

Upcoming Events: 

 


RECENT EVENTS  

California Nursery Conference & Grower Tour in conjunction with the USDA NC1186 and S-1065 Groups
June 19-20, 2018
Presentations posted
Watsonville, CA

Pest Management Symposium
February 22, 2018
Presentations posted
Watsonville, CA

Fertilizers: Types, Use, and Methods of Monitoring Fertilizer Status in a Nursery Operation
February 20, 2018
Presentation posted
Salinas, CA

Fertilizers: Plant Nutrition and the Nursery Infrastructure
January 11, 2018
Presentation posted
Salinas, CA

 

 
To view programs in 2017 and before, go to the Program and Publications page

Container Nursery Production and Business Management Manual

Nursery manual cover
Now available from the ANR catalog for $40.00 per copy

Access Catalog 

 


 

From the UC Blogosphere...

Thousands attended the UC Davis Biodiversity Museum Day; a video is now posted on YouTube. Here visitors check out the displays at the Bohart Museum of Entomology. The 2019 Biodiversity Museum Day is set Feb. 16. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey) Showcasing and Celebrating a Day of Science: UC Davis Biodiversity Museum Day
Posted 7/19/2018 - The "best-kept secret" is no more. Well, it's not so much as a "best-kept secret" but a "UC Davis treasure." Thousands...

A male Svastra dive-bombs another male on a Mexican sunflower (Tithonia). This image was taken with a fast shutter speed of 1/3200 of a second. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey) Sorry, This Blossom Is Taken
Posted 7/18/2018 - So here's this male longhorned bee (Svastra) sipping a little nectar from a Mexican sunflower (Tithonia). As the late Mr....

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