Advanced IPM Training for UC Master Gardeners
June 26, 2013
UCSC Extension Center, Santa Clara
[Times are tentative and subject to change]
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
9:45 News from the Statewide Master Gardener Program-- Missy Gable, New Director for the Statewide MG Program
10:05 Breakout Session 1
12:20 Breakout Session 2
1:50 Breakout Session 3
3:25 Wrap up & post-workshop survey
*Breakout sessions—each session will be 90 minutes long and include a hands-on activity. Participants will be divided into three groups of about 25 people. Each group will attend each breakout 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.
Less Toxic Pesticides Presenter: Karey Windbiel-Rojas, Urban IPM Educator, UC Statewide IPM Program.