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Ag Expert on Fuller Rose Beetle and CEUs

 

UC Ag Expert talks about

                                Fuller rose

                                          beetle (weevil)

Date: January 23, 2019

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Contact: Petr Kosina pkosina@ucanr.edu

Sponsor: UC Ag Experts Talk

Location: Webinar

Event Details

Register in advance for webinar at:

https://ucanr.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_RIYGPBgkTo6o_hPooWlfmg

Participants of this webinar will receive 1 hour of 'Other' CE units

Note: This webinar has no fee. 

Dr. Beth Grafton-Cardwell, citrus IPM specialist and research entomologist, will discuss the lifecycle, damage to citrus, monitoring, methods of control and export issues associated with Fuller rose beetle.  Participants can use the chat function of the webinar to ask questions.

http://ipm.ucanr.edu/PMG/r107300311.html

http://entnemdept.ufl.edu/creatures/orn/beetles/fuller_rose_beetle.htm

 

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fuller rose beetle

Posted on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 6:47 AM
Tags: beetle (2), citrus (301), IPM (14), webinar (3), weevil (4)

UC Ag Experts Talk - Avocado

UC Ag Expert talks about avocado diseases

Following the recent webinar on Citrus Thrips presented by Beth Grafton-Cardwell, a second webinar on Avocado Diseases will be offered in November.  Check out the Thrips webinar and if interested enroll in the avocado one.

https://ucanr.edu/sites/ucexpertstalk/Past_Webinars/

or on YouTube

https://youtu.be/l2GnmTjQLp0

 

Date: November 14, 2018

Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Contact: Petr Kosina pkosina@ucanr.edu

Sponsor: UC Ag Experts Talk

Location: Webinar

Event Details

Register in advance for this webinar:

https://ucanr.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN__Bj1TCaVSHG6RKg3-ASXuw

Ben Faber, UCCE Ventura Farm Advisor, will talk about avocado diseases.  He will cover the identification and biology of root rot, crown rot, bacterial canker, leaf/stem blight, black streak and sun blotch.  Then he will discuss the management management practices to prevent these diseases and the chemicals available to treat them.  Resistance management tactics will be discussed.  

 

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avocado black streak 1

Posted on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at 6:47 AM
Tags: avocado canker (1), disease (55), webinar (3)

Credit Worthy Webinars - Citrus/Avocado Pests and Diseases

What Are the Ag Experts Talking About?

Event NameDate
UC Ag Expert talks about citrus thrips 10/17/2018

What is involved in the webinars?

A series of 1 hour webinars will highlight various pest management and horticultural topics for citrus and avocados.  During each session, a UC Expert on the subject will make a presentation and entertain write-in questions via chat during and/or after the presentation. As we develop this program, we may expand to other crops.  These programs are open to all, but are geared to those individuals, such as PCAs and Growers who need CEUs.

Topics: pests and diseases of citrus and avocados

What are the topics and how do I register?

Citrus Thrips - October 17, 2018 at 3 pm

Register in advance for this webinar by clicking on the event link above.

Are there Continuing Education units?

When the subject discusses pest or disease management, continuing education units will be requested from DPR (1 unit per session).  Participants will pre-register, participate in the webinar and be awarded the unit.  The sessions will be recorded and hosted on this web site for future study.  However, continuing education units will be awarded only to the participants who attend the live version of the webinar.  

Who is involved?

This webinar series is brought to you by Ben Faber (UC ANR Ventura Advisor) and Dr. Beth Grafton-Cardwell (Depart of Entomology UC Riverside Extension Specialist) with the technical support of Petr Kosina (UC IPM Contect Development Supervisor) and Cheryl Reynolds (UC IPM Interactive Learning Developer). 

https://ucanr.edu/sites/ucexpertstalk/

 Photo: The mighty citrusthrips - Scirtothrips citri

 

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citrus thrips

Posted on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 7:38 AM
  • Author: Beth Grafton-Cardwell
Tags: avocado (270), citrus (301), disease (55), pest (8), webinar (3)
 
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