Advanced IPM Training for UC Master Gardeners
July 24, 2012 – UC Davis Conference Center, Davis
9:00 Welcome and overview
Mary Louise Flint and Karey Windbiel-Rojas, UC Statewide IPM Program
- What’s new from UC IPM
- The train-the-trainer concept—bringing what you learn back to your county
- Interactive Survey
9:30 News from the Statewide Master Gardener Program
Judy McClure, Sacramento County Master Gardener Coordinator
9:40 How We Can Work Together to Prevent Invasive Plants from Escaping Our Landscapes
Joseph DiTomaso, CE Weed Specialist, UC Davis Department of Plant Sciences
10:15 Break and move to breakout session 1
10:25-11:45 Breakout Session 1*
12:30-1:50 Breakout Session 2*
1:50-1:55 Move to breakout session 3
1:55-3:15 Breakout Session 3*
3:15- 3:35 Wrap up & post-workshop survey
*Breakout sessions—each session will be 80 minutes long and include a hands-on activity. Participants will be divided into three groups of about 25 people. Each group will attend each session in a rotating schedule.
Household Pests Presenter: Andrew Sutherland, Urban IPM Advisor, UC IPM Program. SF Bay Area
Biological Control Presenter: Mary Louise Flint, Extension Entomologist, UC Statewide IPM Program and UC Davis Department of Entomology.
Pesticides Presenter: Karey Windbiel-Rojas, Urban IPM Educator, UC Statewide IPM Program.