Statewide Pistachio Day
University of California
Statewide Pistachio Day

Video Links to 2016 Presentations

Session 1: 7:50-9:45 AM

Pistachio Day Welcome
Louise Ferguson, UC ANR Cooperative Extension Specialist, Department of Plant Sciences, UC Davis
Recorded: 1/20/2016 7:50:00 AM
Duration: 00:02:07

Bob Klein, Manager, California Pistachio Research
Industry Update
Recorded: 1/20/2016 8:00:00 AM
Duration: 00:17:05

John Preece, Director, National Clonal Germplasm Repository, Davis, CA
UCB1 Rootstocks Seedling Block Evaluations
Recorded: 1/20/2016 8:45:00 AM
Duration: 00:23:45 

Craig Kallsen, UC ANR Cooperative Extension Advisor, Kern County
Update on New Pistachio Varieties
Recorded: 1/20/2016 9:15:00 AM
Duration: 00:22:24 

Denise Meade, Property Analyst, Technology Transfer Services, Innovation Access, UC Davis
Licensing Program for UC Patented Cultivars
Recorded: 1/20/2016 9:35:00 AM
Duration: 00:06:54 

Session 2: 10:15-11:45 AM

Louise Ferguson, UC Cooperative Extension Specialist, Department of Plant Sciences, UC Davis
Dormancy, Bloom, Fertilization, Set and Growth of Pistachio Nuts: What We Know
Recorded: 1/20/2016 10:15:00 AM
Duration: 00:31:12 

David Doll, UC ANR Cooperative Extension Advisor, Merced County
Increasing Pistachio Chill Portions with Kaolin Clay Spray
Recorded: 1/11/2016 9:39:12 AM
Duration: 00:12:05 

Maciej Zweiniecki, Associate Professor, Department of Plant Science, UC Davis
Beginning Investigations of How Winter Temperatures Affect a Tree's Ability to Produce Bloom and Set Nuts
Recorded: 1/20/2016 11:00:00 AM
Duration: 00:32:24 

Session 3: 1:40-4:30 PM

David Haviland, UC ANR Cooperative Extension IPM Advisor, Kern County
Managing Pyrethroid Use within an IPM Program for Pistachios
Recorded: 1/20/2016 1:40:00 PM
Duration: 00:28:41 

Brad Higbee, Director, Entomology Reserarch, Wonderful Orchards
Managing NOW Using Mating Disruption, Insecticides and Sanitation
Recorded: 1/20/2016 3:10:00 PM
Duration: 00:28:57 

Kris Tollerup, UC ANR Cooperative Extension IPM Advisor, KAREC
What We Know and What We Need to Know About Leaffooted Bug Management
Recorded: 1/20/2016 3:00:00 PM
Duration: 00:20:53 

David Haviland, UC ANR Cooperative Extension IPM Advisor, Kern County
Update on Tools for Mangement of Gill's Mealybug
Recorded: 1/20/2016 3:30:00 PM
Duration: 00:15:44 

Roger Baldwin, UC ANR Cooperative Extension Specialist, UC Davis
Managing Ground Squirrel and Bird Pests in Pistachios
Recorded: 1/20/2016 3:50:00 PM
Duration: 00:19:57 

Themis Michailides, Plant Pathologist, Department of Plant Pathology, UC Davis
El Nino, the Sleeping Giant, and Other Pistachio Diseases
Recorded: 1/20/2016 5:10:00 PM
Duration: 00:28:37

Session 4: 1:30-4:30 PM

Fichtner, Elizabeth, UC ANR CE Advisor, Kings and Tulare Counties
Investigations on Ecology and Transmission of Rhodococcus Species in California Nut Crops

Trouillas, Florent, UC ANR CE Specialist, Dept. of Plant Sciences, UC Davis
The Current Status of Pistachio Bushy Top Syndrome in California

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