Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources
University of California
Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Luke Kinney Milliron

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Orchard Systems Advisor
Cooperative Extension Butte County
5 County Center Drive
Oroville, CA 95965
530-828-9666
lkmilliron@ucanr.edu Create VCard

Also in:
Glenn County
Tehama County

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Education

M.S. Horticulture and Agronomy, University of California, Davis. 2015
B.S. Agricultural Science: Crops and Horticulture, California State Univeristy, Chico. 2013

Areas of Expertise (click to see all ANR academics with this expertise)

Bibliography

Peer Reviewed

  • Milliron, L.; Fulton, A.; Krueger, W.; Rosecrance, R. (2022). Midday stem water potential baseline for California ‘Manzanillo’ table olive orchards. Acta Horticulturae: IX International Symposium on Irrigation of Horticultural Crops. 1335, 189-196. February. https://doi.org/10.17660/ActaHortic.2022.1335.22
  • Shackel, K.; Moriana, A.; Marino, G.; Corell, M.; Pérez-López, D.; Martin-Palomo, M.J.; Caruso, T.; Paolo Marra, F.; Martín Agüero Alcaras, L.; Milliron, L.; Rosecrance, R.; Fulton, A.; Searles, P. (2021). Establishing a reference baseline for midday stem water potential in olive and its use for plant-based irrigation management. Frontiers in Plant Science. 12. November 26. https://www.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fpls.2021.791711
  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F.; Buchner, R.; Connell, J.; Fulton, A.; Rosecrance, R.; Gilles, M.; DeJong, T.M.; Castro, S.; Gilles, C.; DeBuse, C.; Fleck, C.; Wolter, D. (2021). Field evaluation of rootstocks for 'Improved French' prune production in California grower trials. Acta Horticulturae: XII International Symposium on Plum and Prune Genetics, Breeding and Pomology. 1322:19, 125-130. September 14. https://doi.org/10.17660/ActaHortic.2021.1322.19
  • Browne, G. T.; Hasey, J. K.; Natalia, J.; Ott, N. J.; Forbes, H.; Arnold, K.; Milliron, L. (2021). Flooding by California rivers results in walnut scion infections by species of Phytophthora. Plant Health Progress. 22:3, 368-373. February. https://apsjournals.apsnet.org/doi/epdf/10.1094/PHP-02-20-0011-RS
  • Hasey, J.; Lampinen, B.; Milliron, L.; Beumel, C. (2021). Growth of unpruned June budded 'Chandler' walnut on clonal Paradox rootstock. Acta Horticulturae: VIII International Symposium on Walnut, Cashew and Pecan. 1318:17, 109-114. August. https://doi.org/10.17660/ActaHortic.2021.1318.17
  • Johnson, B.; Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L.; Rizzo, D.M. (2021). Improved understanding of the threat posed by Phellinus heart-rot in California prune orchards. Acta Horticulturae: XII International Symposium on Plum and Prune Genetics, Breeding and Pomology. 1322:41, 295-302. September 14. https://doi.org/10.17660/ActaHortic.2021.1322.41
  • Rosecrance, R.; Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F. (2021). Mechanical pruning of 'Improved French' prune trees. Acta Horticulturae: XII International Symposium on Plum and Prune Genetics, Breeding and Pomology. 1322:36, 253-258. September 14. https://doi.org/10.17660/ActaHortic.2021.1322.36
  • Browne, G.; Ott, N.; Forbes, H.; Yaghmour, M.; Milliron, L. (2020). First report of Phytophthora chlamydospora causing crown and root rot on almond in California. Plant Disease. 104:7, 2033-2033. February 25. https://apsjournals.apsnet.org/doi/10.1094/PDIS-10-19-2072-PDN
  • Milliron, Luke; Olivos, Andres; Saa, Sebastian; Sanden, Blake; Shackel, Ken (2018). Dormant stem water potential responds to laboratory manipulation of hydration as well as contrasting rainfall field conditions in deciduous tree crops. Biosystems Engineering. 165:2018, 2-9. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biosystemseng.2017.09.001
  • Rosecrance, R.; Krueger, W., et al. (2015). Moderate regulated deficit irrigation can increase olive oil yields and decrease tree growth in super high density ‘Arbequina’ olive orchards. Scientia Horticulturae. 190, 75-82. 

Non-Peer Reviewed

  • Milliron, L.; Fulton, A.; Buchner, R. (2021). 2020 Tehama County First Generation Clonal Paradox Comparison. 2020 Walnut Research Reports. January 15. https://ucanr.edu/sites/cawalnut/files/342534.pdf
  • Milliron, L. (2021). 2020 Walnut Freeze: Reporting the Damage. UCCE Butte, Glenn, and Tehama Walnut Newsletters. June 28. http://ceglenn.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Northern_Sacramento_Valley_Orchards_Newsletter89995.pdf
  • Milliron, L.; Hasey, J. (2021). 2020 Walnut Freeze: Road to Recovery. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. June. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Walnut_Notes90062.pdf
  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F.; Jarvis-Shean, K. (2021). Almond Management Considerations: Spring & Early Summer. Sacramento Valley Almond News. April. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Almond_Notes90074.pdf
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L.; Symmes, E. (2021). Almond Orchard Management Considerations – Bloom through Early April. Sacramento Valley Almond News. February. http://ceglenn.ucanr.edu/news_408/Orchard_Facts/?newsletteritem=88546
  • Gordon, P.; Milliron, L. (2021). April 2021 1MC. Growing the Valley. April 8. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/2021/4/8/april-2021-1mc
  • Brown, P. H.; Milliron, L. (2021). Biostimulants with Patrick Brown. Growing the Valley. March 10. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/biostimulants
  • Lampinen, B; Milliron, L. (2021). Canopy Management with Bruce Lampinen. Growing the Valley. March 25. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/par
  • Shackel, K.; Fulton, A.; Arnold, K.; Lampinen, B.; Milliron, L.; Wang, Y.; Grosskopf, J. (2021). Early Season Water Management and Yield Limiting Factors in Walnut. 2020 Walnut Research Reports. January 15. https://ucanr.edu/sites/cawalnut/files/342537.pdf
  • Milliron, L.; Gordon, P. (2021). Emergency Use (Section 18) Approved for Almond Bacterial Blast Material. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. February 18. https://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/blog/almonds-blog/emergency-section-18-2021/
  • Gordon, P.; Milliron, L. (2021). February 2021 1MC. Growing the Valley. February 3. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/2021/2/3/february-2021-1mc
  • Lampinen, B.; Gordon, P.; Duncan, R.; Milliron, L.; Gradziel, T.; Metcalf, S.; Contador, M.; Marchand, S.; Marchand, M.; Connell, J. (2021). Field Evaluation of Almond Varieties. Almond Board of California Research Reports. February 26.
  • Milliron, L.; Gordon, P.; Duncan, R. (2021). Field Evaluation of Almond Varieties - Results Through 7th Leaf. Growing the Valley. May 12. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/ravt2
  • Milliron, L.; Gordon, P.; Duncan, R. (2021). Field Evaluation of Almond Varieties - Results Through 7th Leaf. Growing the Valley. May 12. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/ravt2
  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F.; Rosecrance, R.; Buchner, R. (2021). Field Evaluation of Prune Rootsocks at Grower Trials, 2020. 2020 Prune Research Reports. January 15. https://ucanr.edu/sites/driedplum/files/342192.pdf
  • Hasey, J.; Lampinen, B.; Milliron, L. (2021). Growth of Unpruned June Budded Chandler on VX211, RX1, and Vlach. 2020 Walnut Research Reports. January 15. https://ucanr.edu/sites/cawalnut/files/342542.pdf
  • Turkovich, J.; Delavaud, M.; Olivos, A.; and Milliron, L. (2021). International Perspectives on Prune Orchard Management. Growing the Valley. May 27. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/internationalprune
  • Hernandez, D.; Johnson, B.; Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L.; Rizzo, D. (2021). Investigating Incidence and Type of Wood Decay Fungi in California Prune Orchards. 2020 Prune Research Reports. January 15. https://ucanr.edu/sites/driedplum/files/342193.pdf
  • Shackel, K.; Fulton, A.; Arnold, K.; Lampinen, B.; Milliron, L. (2021). Irrigating Walnuts: Getting Off to a Solid Start in 2021. Pacific Nut Producer. 27:4.
  • Milliron, L.; Gordon, P. (2021). June 2021 1MC. Growing the Valley. June 4. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/1mcjune21
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; Gordon, P.; Gillis, M. (2021). Managing Heat at Bloom in 'French' Prune, 2020. 2020 Prune Research Reports. January 15. https://ucanr.edu/sites/driedplum/files/342195.pdf
  • Milliron, L.; Michailides, T. (2021). Managing Mold in Walnut (2021). Sacramento Valley Walnut News. June. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Walnut_Notes90062.pdf
  • Milliron, L.; Gordon, P. (2021). March 2021 1MC. Growing the Valley. March 3. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/1mcmarch21
  • Milliron, L.; Gordon, P. (2021). May 2021 1MC and Freeze Damage in Walnut. Growing the Valley. May 6. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/1mcmay21
  • Rosecrance, R.; Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F. (2021). Mechanical Pruning of Prune Trees Update. Sacramento Valley Prune News. March. http://cetehama.ucanr.edu/Newsletters_510/?newsitem=88767
  • Rosecrance, R.; Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F. (2021). Mechanical Pruning Trial in 'French' Prune. 2020 Prune Research Reports. January 15. https://ucanr.edu/sites/driedplum/files/342295.pdf
  • Milliron, L; Hasey, J. (2021). November 2020, Another Major Autumn Freeze in California Walnuts. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. May 3. https://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/blog/walnuts-blog/november-2020-freeze/
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; Symmes, E. (2021). Orchard Considerations for Bloom and Beyond, 2021. Sacramento Valley Prune News. March. http://cetehama.ucanr.edu/Newsletters_510/?newsitem=88767
  • Jarvis-Shean, K.; Milliron, L.; Hasey, J. (2021). Orchard Management Considerations: Budbreak through Early Summer. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. March. http://cetehama.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Fruit_-_Nut_Newsletters89020.pdf
  • Lampinen, B; Milliron, L. (2021). Overwatering with Bruce Lampinen. Growing the Valley. March 16. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/overwatering
  • Johnson, B.; Milliron, L.; Reyes, C. (2021). Phellinus Wood Rot in Prunes with Bob Johnson. Growing the Valley. June 23. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/phellinus
  • Johnson, B.; Milliron, L.; Reyes, C. (2021). Phellinus Wood Rot in Prunes with Bob Johnson. Growing the Valley. June 23. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/phellinus
  • Browne, G.; Reyes, C.; Milliron, L.; Gordon, P. (2021). Phytophthora with Greg Browne. Growing the Valley. June 29. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/phytophthora
  • O'Geen, A. T.; Milliron, L. (2021). Plant Available Water and Water Conservation with Toby O’Geen. Growing the Valley. February 18. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/plantavailable
  • Westphal, A.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; Fichtner, E.; Nouri, M.; Milliron, L. (2021). Pre- and Post-Plant Remedies for Nematode Infestations of Walnut Orchards. 2020 Walnut Research Reports. January 15. https://ucanr.edu/sites/cawalnut/files/343565.pdf
  • Shackel, K.; Fulton, A.; Arnold, K.; Lampinen, B.; Milliron, L. (2021). Pulling the trigger for the start of irrigation in the spring: Too much too soon for walnuts? Sacramento Valley Walnut News. March. http://cetehama.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Fruit_-_Nut_Newsletters89020.pdf 
  • O'Geen, A. T.; Milliron, L. (2021). SoilWeb Apps with Toby O’Geen. Growing the Valley. January 7. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/2021/1/7/soilweb
  • Shackel, K.; Lampinen, B.; Duncan, R.; Fulton, A.; Milliron, L. (2021). Using SWP to Delay the Start of Irrigation in the Spring. Almond Board of California Research Reports. January 12.
  • Brown, P.; Leslie, C.; I., Tracy; W., Hackett; Lee, S.; McCreery, K.; Smathers, M.; Hasey, J.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; Milliron, L.; Arnold, K.; Nouri, M.; Kamyar, A.; Elkins, Fichtner; R.; D., Amaral; Earles, M.; McDowell, S.; Wang, S.; Sudarshana, S.; Dandekar, A.; Aradhya, M.; Luo, M.; Dvorak, J.; Ramasamy, R.; Langley, C.; Kluepfel, D.; Browne, G.; Westphal, A. (2021). Walnut Improvement Program 2020. 2020 Walnut Research Reports. January 15. https://ucanr.edu/sites/cawalnut/files/342542.pdf

  • Lampinen, B.; D., Amaral; Aram, K.; Arnold, K.; Culumber, M.; Elkins, R.; Fichtner, E.; Fulton, A.; Gordon, P.; Hasey, J.; Milliron, L.; Shackel, K.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; Nouri, M.; Yaghmour, M.; Browne, G.; Leslie, C.; Metcalf, S.; M., Contador; Nguyen, T. (2021). Walnut Orchard Management - Pilot Projects, Field Testing, Adaptive Research and Problem by C.E. Farm Advisors and Specialists - 2020. 2020 Walnut Research Reports. January 15. https://ucanr.edu/sites/cawalnut/files/342562.pdf
  • Smith, E.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; Hasey, J.; Milliron, L. (2021). Walnut Orchard Management-July & August 2021. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. June. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Walnut_Notes90062.pdf
  • Milliron, L; Hasey, J. (2021). What should you do with freeze damaged walnut orchards? Glenn County Farm Bureau Newsletter. June.
  • Milliron, L.; Hasey, J.; Holtz, B.; Gordon, P. (2021). Whole Orchard Recycling & Growing the Valley Podcast 2020. 2020 Walnut Research Reports. January 15. https://ucanr.edu/sites/cawalnut/files/342563.pdf
  • Milliron, L.; Fulton, A.; Buchner, R. (2020). 2019 Tehama county first generation clonal Paradox comparison. 2019 Walnut Research Reports. January. https://ucanr.edu/sites/cawalnut/files/319304.pdf
  • Milliron, L.; Fulton, A. (2020). A need for winter irrigation? Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. March 3. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/almonds/irrigation/a-need-for-winter-irrigation/
  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F. (2020). Almond leaf scorch. Sacramento Valley Almond News. September. http://ceglenn.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Orchard_Facts86811.pdf
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L.; Jarvis-Shean, K. (2020). Almond management considerations: Spring & early summer. Sacramento Valley Almond News. May. http://ceglenn.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Orchard_Facts84836.pdf
  • Symmes, E.; Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L.; Wolter, D. (2020). Almond orchard management considerations: Bloom through early April. Sacramento Valley Almond News. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Almond_Notes83376.pdf
  • Gordon, P.; Milliron, L. (2020). April 2020 1 Minute Challenge. Growing the Valley. March 31. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/2020/3/31/april-2020-1-minute-challenge
  • Grafton-Cardwell, E.; Milliron, L. (2020). Asian Citrus Psyllid and Huanglongbing with Beth Grafton-Cardwell. Growing the Valley. September 16. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/hlb
  • Milliron, L; Hasey, J. (2020). Autumn 2018 freeze event a year later. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. March 26. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/blog/walnuts-blog/autumn-2018-freeze-event-a-year-later/
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L.; Wolter, D.; Bozzo, M. (2020). Bloom and postbloom prune management practices for more consistent production of high quality prunes. 2019 Prune Research Reports. January. https://ucanr.edu/sites/driedplum/files/318582.docx
  • Leslie, C.; Brown, P.; Milliron, L. (2020). Breeding Pt. 1: Walnut with Chuck Leslie & Pat Brown. Growing the Valley. January 7. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/wip
  • Gradziel, T.; Milliron, L. (2020). Breeding Pt. 2: Cling peach with Tom Gradziel. Growing the Valley. February 11. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/clingpeach
  • Gradziel, T.; Milliron, L. (2020). Breeding pt. 3: Almond with Tom Gradziel. Growing the Valley. February 18. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/almond
  • Michailides, T.; Milliron, L. (2020). Cytospora in Prune with Themis Michailides. Growing the Valley. October 14. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/cytospora
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L. (2020). Cytospora: A prune grower’s arch nemesis. Sacramento Valley Prune News. September. http://ceglenn.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Orchard_Facts86772.pdf
  • Trouillas, F.; Milliron, L. (2020). Diagnosis of Abiotic Problems with Florent Trouillas. Growing the Valley. October 28. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/2020/10/28/diagnosis-of-abiotic-problems-with-florent-trouillas
  • Milliron, L.; Hasey, J.; Lampinen, B. (2020). Don’t tie so close! Plus, other walnut staking considerations. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. February 24. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/photos-from-the-field/dont-tie-so-close-plus-other-walnut-staking-considerations/
  • Milliron, L. (2020). Emergency registration approved for almond bacterial blast material. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. March 3. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/almonds/foliar-diseases/emergency-registration-approved-for-almond-bacterial-blast-material/
  • Milliron, L.; Gordon, P. (2020). Expanding engagement through podcasting. eXtension.org. April 22. https://connect.extension.org/g/covid-19-resource-community/blog/expanding-engagement-through-podcasting
  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F.; Lightle, D.; Wolter, D. (2020). Fall & winter prune orchard management considerations. Sacramento Valley Prune News. September. http://ceglenn.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Orchard_Facts86772.pdf
  • Gordon, P.; Duncan, R.; Milliron, L.; Lampinen, B. (2020). Field Evaluation of Almond Varieties: A Look at Regional Trial Results through Sixth Leaf. West Coast Nut. September 17. http://www.wcngg.com/2020/09/17/field-evaluation-of-almond-varieties/
  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F.; Connell, J.; Fulton, A.; Wolter, D.; Buchner, R.; Gilles, M.; Cecil, J.; Castro, S.; DeJong, T. (2020). Field evaluation of prune rootstocks at grower trials, 2019. 2019 Prune Research Reports. January. https://ucanr.edu/sites/driedplum/files/318588.docx
  • Hasey, J.; Lampinen, B.; Milliron, L. (2020). Growth of unpruned June budded Chandler on VX211, RX1, and Vlach. 2019 Walnut Research Reports. January. https://ucanr.edu/sites/cawalnut/files/319296.pdf
  • Fulton, A.; Milliron, L.; Jarvis-Shean, K. (2020). Information Resources to Make an Irrigation Plan for Next Year. West Coast Nut. November 23. http://www.wcngg.com/2020/11/23/information-resources-to-make-an-irrigation-plan-for-next-year/
  • Johnson, B.; Hernandez, D.; Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L.; Rizzo, D. (2020). Investigating incidence and type of wood decay fungi in California prune orchards. 2019 Prune Research Reports. January. https://ucanr.edu/sites/driedplum/files/318580.docx
  • Milliron, L.; Volder, A.; Fulton, A.; Gordon, P.; Lampinen, B. (2020). Irrigation with roots in mind. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. March. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Walnut_Notes84430.pdf
  • Milliron, L.; Gordon, P. (2020). July 2020 - 1 minute challenge. Growing the Valley. July 1. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/1mcjuly2020
  • Milliron, L.; Gordon, P. (2020). June 2020 - 1 minute challenge. Growing the Valley. June 2. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/june1mc2020
  • Milliron, L.; Gordon, P. (2020). Luke Milliron on BOT in walnuts. Growing the Valley. July 14. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/2020/7/14/luke-milliron-on-bot-in-walnuts
  • Milliron, L.; Gordon, P. (2020). Luke Milliron on walnut blight. Growing the Valley. March 24. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/2020/3/24/luke-milliron-on-walnut-blight
  • Milliron, L.; Lampinen, B. (2020). Maintaining quality with pick up & stockpiling best practices. Sacramento Valley Almond News. June. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Almond_Notes85679.pdf
  • Wolter, D.; Milliron, L. (2020). Management of summer weed grasses with Drew Wolter. Growing the Valley. February 25. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/summergrasses
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L.; Lightle, D.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; Gordon, P.; Gillis, M. (2020). Managing heat at bloom in 'French' prune. 2019 Prune Research Reports. January. https://ucanr.edu/sites/driedplum/files/318583.docx
  • Milliron, L.; Michailides, T. (2020). Managing mold in walnut. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. June. http://ceglenn.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Orchard_Facts85724.pdf
  • Michailides, T.; Milliron, L. (2020). Managing mold in walnut with Themis Michailides. Growing the Valley. September 10. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/walnutmold
  • Gordon, P.; Milliron, L. (2020). March 2020 1 minute challenge. Growing the Valley. March 3. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/2020/3/3/march-1mc
  • Gordon, P.; Milliron, L. (2020). May 2020 1 minute challenge and more leafing failure issues. Growing the Valley. May 5. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/1mcmay20
  • Rosecrance, R.; Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F. (2020). Mechanical pruning trial in 'French' prune. 2019 Prune Research Reports. January. https://ucanr.edu/sites/driedplum/files/318589.docx
  • Milliron, L.; Gradziel, T.; Jarvis-Shean, K. (2020). Monterey and the leafing failure 2020: What are we seeing? Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. April 22. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/almonds/cultivars-rootstocks/monterey-and-the-leafing-failure-2020-what-are-we-seeing/
  • Milliron, L.; Gradziel, T.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; Lampinen, B.; Zwieniecki, M. (2020). Monterey and the leafing failure: What could be causing it? Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. April 27. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/almonds/cultivars-rootstocks/monterey-leafing-failure-what-could-cause/
  • Gordon, P.; Milliron, L. (2020). Nitrogen part 1: Introduction with Phoebe Gordon. Growing the Valley. April 15. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/n
  • Faber, B.; Milliron, L. (2020). Nitrogen Part 10: Citrus and avocado with Ben Faber. Growing the Valley. August 19. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/citrusavonitrogen
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L. (2020). Nitrogen part 2: Almonds with Franz Niederholzer. Growing the Valley. April 23. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/almondn
  • Saa, S.; Milliron, L. (2020). Nitrogen part 3: Early leaf sampling with Sebastian Saa. Growing the Valley. April 29. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/earlyleaf
  • Doll, D.; Milliron, L. (2020). Nitrogen part 4: Fertilizing young almond trees with David Doll. Growing the Valley. May 27. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/youngalmondnitrogen
  • Jarvis-Shean, K.; Milliron, L. (2020). Nitrogen part 6: Walnut with Katherine Jarvis-Shean. Growing the Valley. July 8. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/walnutnitrogen
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L. (2020). Nitrogen part 9: Prune with Franz Niederholzer. Growing the Valley. August 11. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/prunen
  • Connell, J.; Milliron, L. (2020). Non-infectious bud failure management. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. April 3. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/almonds/horticulture/non-infectious-bud-failure-management/
  • Rosecrance, R.; Milliron, L. (2020). Oil Olive Production with Rich Rosecrance. Growing the Valley. December 23. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/oilolive
  • Niederholzer, F.; Symmes, E.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; Milliron, L. (2020). Orchard considerations for bloom and beyond. Sacramento Valley Prune News. March. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Prune_Notes83900.pdf
  • Jarvis-Shean, K.; Symmes, E.; Milliron, L.; Hasey, J. (2020). Orchard management considerations: Budbreak through early summer. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. March. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Walnut_Notes84430.pdf
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L. (2020). Planning for 2021. Sunsweet Quarterly. November 9.
  • Gordon, P.; Milliron, L. (2020). Podcasting checklist for extension professionals. eXtension.org. April 29. https://connect.extension.org/g/covid-19-resource-community/blog/podcasting-checklist-for-extension-professionals
  • Gordon, P.; Milliron, L. (2020). Potassium with Phoebe Gordon. Growing the Valley. November 4. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/2020/11/4/potassium-with-phoebe-gordon
  • Niederholzer, F.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; Milliron, L. (2020). Pre- & post-harvest almond orchard management considerations. Sacramento Valley Almond News. June. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Almond_Notes85679.pdf
  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F.; Fulton, A.; Buchner, R. (2020). Pre– and post-harvest irrigation management in prune. Sacramento Valley Prune News. July. http://ceglenn.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Orchard_Facts85895.pdf
  • Westphal, A.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; Fichtner, E.; Milliron, L. (2020). Pre- and post-plant remedies for nematode infestations of walnut orchards. 2019 Walnut Research Reports. January. https://ucanr.edu/sites/cawalnut/files/319313.pdf
  • Jarvis-Shean, K.; Hasey, J.; Milliron, L. (2020). Pre-harvest walnut orchard management. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. June. http://ceglenn.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Orchard_Facts85724.pdf
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L. (2020). Preparing for almond harvest with Franz Niederholzer. Growing the Valley. July 22. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/almondharvestprep
  • Milliron, L.; Hasey, J. (2020). Preparing for extreme events: Flood. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. February 24. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/walnuts/flooding/preparing-for-extreme-events-flood/
  • Hasey, J.; Milliron, L. (2020). Preparing for extreme events: Spring frost. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. March. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Walnut_Notes84430.pdf
  • Grafton-Cardwell, E.; Milliron, L. (2020). Scale insects in citrus with Beth Grafton-Cardwell. Growing the Valley. September 24. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/scalescitrus
  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F.; Fulton, A.; Buchner, R. (2020). Selecting the right rootstock in California prune production. 5:2. April 13. http://progressivecrop.com/2020/04/selecting-the-right-rootstock-in-california-prune-production/
  • Milliron, L. (2020). September walnut tasks. Pacific Nut Producer. 26:9.
  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F.; Jarvis-Shean, K. (2020). Spring and early summer orchard considerations. Sacramento Valley Prune News. May. http://ceglenn.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Orchard_Facts84812.pdf
  • Milliron, L.; Fulton, A. (2020). The start of irrigation in almonds. Progressive Crop Consultant. 5:2. April 14. http://progressivecrop.com/2020/04/the-start-of-irrigation-in-almonds-early-season-irrigation-management-impact-tree-health-all-season/
  • Milliron, L.; Jarvis-Shean, K. (2020). Tree and orchard replanting considerations in a lean price year. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. September. http://ceglenn.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Orchard_Facts86509.pdf
  • Milliron, L.; Jarvis-Shean, K. (2020). Tree and orchard replanting considerations in a lean price year. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. September. http://ceglenn.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Orchard_Facts86509.pdf
  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F. (2020). Update on rootstocks for prune production. Sacramento Valley Prune News. May. http://ceglenn.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Orchard_Facts84812.pdf
  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; Gordon, P. (2020). Variable bloom weather leads to variable 2020 prune crop. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. June 16. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/prunes/horticulture-prunes/variable-2020-prune-crop/
  • Brown, P.; Leslie, C.; I., Battraw; W., Hackett; Lee, S.; Toporovskaya, K.; Hasey, J.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; Milliron, L.; Elkins, R.; Sudarshana, S.; Dandekar, A.; Aradhya, M.; Luo, M.; Dvorak, J.; Langley, C.; Kluepfel, D.; Browne, G.; Westphal, A. (2020). Walnut improvement program 2019. 2019 Walnut Research Reports. January. https://ucanr.edu/sites/cawalnut/files/319289.pdf
  • Milliron, L. (2020). Walnut Tasks for June. Pacific Nut Producer. 26:6.
  • Milliron, L.; Hoffman, F. (2020). Walnut tree staking with Luke Milliron. Growing the Valley. April 7. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/staking
  • Milliron, L.; Holtz, B.; Hasey, J.; Gordon, P. (2020). Whole orchard recycling demonstration & Growing the Valley podcast. 2019 Walnut Research Reports. January. https://ucanr.edu/sites/cawalnut/files/319305.pdf
  • Culumber, C.; Milliron, L. (2020). Winter Irrigation and Leaching with Mae Culumber. Growing the Valley. December 16. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/leaching
  • Fulton, A.; Milliron, L. (2020). Winter Irrigation with Allan Fulton and Luke Milliron. Growing the Valley. December 9. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/winterirrigation
  • Milliron, L.; Symmes, E.; Wolter, D.; Niederholzer, F. (2020). Winter pest & weed management considerations. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. January. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Walnut_Notes83375.pdf
  • Milliron, L.; Gordon, P. (2019). 1 Minute Challenge for April. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 33. April 1. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/2019/4/1/1-minute-challenge-for-april
  • Gordon, P.; Milliron, L. (2019). 1 Minute Challenge for March. Growing the Valley.P. Gordon. 28. February 25. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/2019/2/25/1mcmar
  • Milliron, L.; Gordon, P. (2019). 1 Minute Challenge for May & Walnut Winter Kill. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 38. May 6. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/1mcmaywinterkill
  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F.; Lightle, D. (2019). 2019 Canker Review. Sacramento Valley Prune News. July. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Prune_Notes80890.pdf
  • Doll, D.; Milliron, L. (2019). Almond Bloom Diseases with David Doll. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 25. February 4. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/almondbloomdisease
  • Gradziel, T.; Marchand, S.; Lampinen, B.; Davis, J.; Adaskaveg, J.; Metcalf, S.; Niederholzer, F.; Duncan, R.; Gordon, P.; Milliron, L.; Brar, G. (2019). Almond Variety Development. Almond Board of California Research Reports. July.
  • Milliron, L. (2019). April Walnut Tasks. Pacific Nut Producer. 25:4.
  • Gordon, P.; Milliron, L. (2019). August 2019 1 Minute Challenge. Growing the Valley.P. Gordon. 51. August 5. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/2019/8/5/august-2019-1mc
  • Adaskaveg, J.; Förster, H.; Thompson, D.; Luo, Y.; Cary, D.; Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F.; Wade, L. (2019). Biology and Management of Almond Scab and Alternaria Leaf Spot. Almond Board of California Research Reports. July.
  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F.; Lightle, D.; Jarvis-Shean, K. (2019). California’s Prune Orchard of the Future. Progressive Crop Consultant. September/October. http://progressivecrop.com/magazine-archive/september-october-2019/
  • Adaskaveg, J.; Milliron, L. (2019). Cling Peach Disease Management with Dr. Jim Adaskaveg. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 26. February 11. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/peachdiseases
  • Milliron, L.; Buchner, R.; Fulton, A. (2019). Clonal Paradox Rootstocks Hold Their Own in Tehama County Howard Trial. Progressive Crop Consultant. January/February. http://progressivecrop.com/magazine-archive/january-february-2019/
  • Milliron, L.; Fulton, A. (2019). Considerations for the Start of Irrigation in Walnuts. West Coast Nut. May, 18-22.
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L. (2019). Cytospora: A year-round fight. California Fresh Fruit Magazine. 36:7. https://calfreshfruit.com/2019/10/28/read-october-2019-issue/
  • Milliron, L. (2019). December walnut tasks. Pacific Nut Producer. 25:12.
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L.; Wolter, D.; Buchner, R. (2019). Delivering the largest fruit possible this year. Sacramento Valley Prune News. July. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Prune_Notes80890.pdf
  • Lampinen, Bruce; Upadhyaya, Shrini; Shackel, Ken; Pourreza, A.; Bailey, B.; Metcalf, Sam; Browne, Greg; Culumber, Mae; Duncan, Roger; Fichtner, Elizabeth; Fulton, Allan; Gordon, Phoebe; Holtz, Brent; Lightle, Dani; Milliron, Luke; Niederholzer, Franz; Sanden, Blake (2019). Development and Testing of a Mobile Platform for Measuring Canopy Light Interception. Almond Board of California Research Reports. July.
  • Culumber, C.; Milliron, L. (2019). Diagnosing boron toxicity in almond with Mae Culumber. Growing the Valley. December 10. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/borontox
  • Lightle, D.; Milliron, L. (2019). Diagnosis with Dani Lightle. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 58. September 23. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/diagnosis
  • Lightle, D.; Milliron, L. (2019). Diagnosis with Dani Lightle pt. 2: Ants?!? Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 59. October 1. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/diagnosis2
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L. (2019). Don’t get Caught out in a Perfect Storm. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. May. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/blog/prunes-blog/dont-get-caught-out-in-a-perfect-storm/
  • Milliron, L.; Gordon, P. (2019). Dormant 1 minute challenge. Growing the Valley. 64. November 5. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/1mcdormant
  • Lampinen, B.; Gordon, P.; Lightle, D.; Milliron, L.; Duncan, R.; Connell, J.; Gradziel, T.; Metcalf, S.; Pourreza, A.; Bailey, B.; Ledbetter, C. (2019). Field Evaluation of Almond Varieties. Almond Board of California Research Reports. July.
  • Milliron, L. (2019). Get those gophers! Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. December 9. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/photos-from-the-field/get-those-gophers/
  • Milliron, L.; Connell, J. (2019). Howard Nut Drop. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. July. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/photos-from-the-field/howard-nut-drop/
  • Milliron, L.; Connell, J. (2019). Hull split timing differences by rootstock? Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. October. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/blog/almonds-blog/hull-split-timing-differences-by-rootstock/
  • Haviland, D.; Tollerup, K.; Rijal, J.; Symmes, E.; Gordon, P.; Milliron, L. (2019). IPM advisor reflections for 2019. Growing the Valley. December 31. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/2019/12/31/ipm-advisor-reflections-for-2019
  • Doll, D.; Milliron, L. (2019). Irrigation Part 1: Management with David Doll. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 30. March 11. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/irrigmgmt
  • Culumber, C.; Milliron, L. (2019). Irrigation Part 10: Precision and Regulated Deficit Irrigation with Mae Culumber. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 48. July 15. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/rdi
  • Gordon, P.; Milliron, L. (2019). Irrigation Part 3. Water Potential and the Soil-Plant-Atmosphere Continuum with Phoebe Gordon. Growing the Valley.P. Gordon. 35. April 16. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/spac
  • Gordon, P.; Milliron, L. (2019). Irrigation Part 3. Water Potential and the Soil-Plant-Atmosphere Continuum with Phoebe Gordon. Growing the Valley.P. Gordon. 35. April 16. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/spac
  • Fulton, A.; Milliron, L. (2019). Irrigation Part 4. Soil Moisture Monitoring with Allan Fulton. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 36. April 22. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/soilmoisture
  • Fulton, A.; Milliron, L. (2019). Irrigation Part 5. Evapotranspiration with Allan Fulton. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 37. April 29. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/et
  • Shackel, K.; Fulton, A.; Milliron, L. (2019). Irrigation Part 6: The Pressure Chamber and Start of Irrigation in Walnut with Shackel and Fulton. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 39. May 13. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/pressurechamber
  • Volder, A.; Gordon, P.; Milliron, L. (2019). Irrigation Part 7: Roots with Dr. Astrid Volder. Growing the Valley.P. Gordon. 44. June 17. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/roots
  • Milliron, L.; Fulton, A. (2019). It was a wet winter! How wet? Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. April. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/blog/it-was-a-wet-winter/
  • Milliron, L.; Gordon, P. (2019). July 1 Minute Challenge. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 47. July 8. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/1mcjul19
  • Beede, B.; Milliron, L. (2019). June Orchard Tasks with Bob Beede. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 43. June 10. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/beedetasks
  • Milliron, L.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; Niederholzer, F. (2019). Long pruning for greater early yields. Sacramento Valley Prune News. October.
  • Lightle, D.; Milliron, L. (2019). Mitigating Herbicide Damage in Young Almonds with Dani Lightle. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 54. August 26. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/trunkprotection
  • Milliron, L.; Westphal, A. (2019). Nematode Sampling with Dr. Andreas Westphal. Growing the Valley. 62. October 22. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/2019/10/22/nem-sampling
  • Culumber, C.; Holtz, B.; Milliron, L. (2019). Nitrogen & Whole Orchard Recycling with Mae Culumber & Brent Holtz. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 57. September 22. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/n-wor
  • Milliron, L. (2019). November Walnut Tasks. Pacific Nut Producer. 25:11.
  • Lightle, D.; Milliron, L. (2019). Olive Fruit Fly with Dani Lightle. Growing the Valley. November 19. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/olf
  • Symmes, E.; Niederholzer, F.; Jarvis-Shean, K. (2019). Orchard Considerations for Bloom and Beyond. Sacramento Valley Prune News. January. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Prune_Notes78232.pdf
  • Elkins, R.; Milliron, L. (2019). Pear Production with Rachel Elkins. Growing the Valley. 63. October 29. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/pear
  • Milliron, L.; Fulton, A.; Hasey, J. (2019). Postharvest irrigation in a dry autumn? Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. November 25. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/photos-from-the-field/postharvest-irrigation-in-a-dry-autumn/
  • Milliron, L; Hasey, J. (2019). Preparing for extreme events: Freeze and Fire. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. September. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/walnuts/year-round-management-walnuts/preparing-for-extremes-freeze-fire/
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L. (2019). Prune Bloom Disease Management with Franz Niederholzer. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 32. March 25. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/prunebloomdisease
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L. (2019). Prune Bloom Weather Conditions with Franz Niederholzer. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 34. April 8. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/prunebloomconditions
  • Niederholzer, F.; Symmes, E.; Milliron, L. (2019). Prune Management Considerations: Spring-Summer. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. May. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Prune_Notes79781.pdf
  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F. (2019). Prune rootstocks & bacterial canker susceptibility. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. October. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/blog/prunes-blog/prune-rootstocks-bacterial-canker-susceptibility/
  • Buchner, R.; Niederholzer, F.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; Lightle, D.; Symmes, E.; Milliron, L.; Stewart, D. (2019). Sample Costs to Establish an Orchard and Produce Almonds in the Sacramento Valley. Agriculture & Resource Economics: Cost and Return Studies.D. Sumner. December. https://coststudyfiles.ucdavis.edu/uploads/cs_public/82/ca/82ca3756-c2de-409e-a08d-657d328c14db/2019sacvalleyalmonds-1.pdf
  • Milliron, L.; Gordon, P. (2019). September 1 Minute Challenge. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 55. September 3. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/1mc0919
  • Wunderlich, L.; Milliron, L. (2019). Spray Application with Lynn Wunderlich. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 27. February 18. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/sprayapp
  • Milliron, L.; Lightle, D.; Niederholzer, F. (2019). Spring Cankers in Prune. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. June. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/photos-from-the-field/spring-cankers-in-prune/
  • Fulton, A.; Milliron, L. (2019). Stem Water Potential: Advanced SWP Interpretation in Almond. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. March. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/manuals/stem-water-potential/advanced-swp-interpretation-in-almond/
  • Fulton, A.; Milliron, L. (2019). Stem Water Potential: Advanced SWP Interpretation in Prune. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. March. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/manuals/stem-water-potential/advanced-swp-interpretation-in-prune/
  • Wolter, D.; Symmes, E.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; Milliron, L. (2019). Summer-Fall Almond Orchard Management Considerations. Sacramento Valley Almond News. July. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Almond_Notes80560.pdf
  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F.; Lightle, D.; Jarvis-Shean, K. (2019). The Advantages of Tighter Spacing and Greater Light Interception in California Prune Orchards. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. May. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Prune_Notes79781.pdf
  • Milliron, L; Hasey, J. (2019). Walnut Autumn Freeze Event and Spring Regrowth Update. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. June. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/photos-from-the-field/walnut-autumn-freeze-event-and-spring-regrowth-update/
  • Milliron, L.; Buchner, R.; Lindow, S. (2019). Walnut Blight Bud Sampling. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. March. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/walnuts/diseases/walnut-blight-bud-sampling/
  • Adaskaveg, J.; Milliron, L.; Lightle, D.; Hasey, J. (2019). Walnut Blight Management in 2019. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. March. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Walnut_Notes79291.pdf
  • Van Steenwyk, R.; Milliron, L. (2019). Walnut Husk Fly 101 with Dr. Robert Van Steenwyk. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 41. May 28. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/whf-101
  • Brown, P.; Leslie, C.; I., Battraw; W., Hackett; Lee, S.; Hasey, J.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; Milliron, L.; Lightle, L.; Elkins, R.; Sudarshana, S.; Dandekar, A.; Van Steenwyk, R.; Seybold, S.; Crisosto, C.; Aradhya, M.; Luo, M.; Dvorak, J.; Langley, C.; Kluepfel, D.; Browne, G.; Westphal, A. (2019). Walnut improvement program. 2018 Walnut Research Reports. January. https://ucanr.edu/repository/fileaccess.cfm?article=177601&p=YGKLTV
  • Milliron, L.; Hasey, J. (2019). Walnut Orchards Not Leafing Out. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. May. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/photos-from-the-field/walnut-orchards-not-leafing-out/
  • Jarvis-Shean, K.; Buchner, R. (2019). What Impact did 2018’s Wildfires Have on Orchards? West Coast Nut. March. https://www.wcngg.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/WCN_Mar19.pdf
  • Holtz, B.; Milliron, L. (2019). Whole Orchard Recycling with Brent Holtz. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 56. September 9. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/wor
  • Milliron, L; Hasey, J. (2019). Yellowing/Collapsing Walnut Trees? Pt. 1 Water Logging. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. September. sacvalleyorchards.com/blog/walnuts-blog/yellowing-collapsing-walnut-trees-pt-2-yellowing-howard-problem/
  • Milliron, L; Hasey, J. (2019). Yellowing/Collapsing Walnut Trees? Pt. 1 Water Logging. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. September. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/blog/walnuts-blog/yellowing-collapsing-walnut-trees-pt-1-water-logging/
  • Milliron, L.; Gordon, P. (2018). 1 Minute Challenge for August. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 8. August 3. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/1min-august 
  • Gordon, P.; Milliron, L. (2018). 1 Minute Challenge for June and July. Growing the Valley.P. Gordon. 4. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/2018/6/22/1-minute-challenge-for-june-and-july
  • Milliron, L.; Gordon, P. (2018). 1 Minute Challenge for October. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 14. October 12. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/1min-october
  • Milliron, L.; Buchner, R., et al. (2018). 2018 Tehama County Clonal Paradox Comparison. California Walnut Board Reports. December. 

  • Milliron, L.; Adaskaveg, J. (2018). A New Chapter in Walnut Blight Management? West Coast Nut. 8-12. March.
  • Milliron, L.; Adaskaveg, J. (2018). A New Tool in the Fight Against Blight. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. March.
  • Gradziel, T.; Marchand, S.; Fresnedo, J.; Lampinen, B.; Adaskaveg, J.; Connell, J.; Metcalf, S.; Niederholzer, F.; Duncan, R.; Lightle, D.; Gordon, P.; Milliron, L.; Doll, D.; Brar, G. (2018). Almond Variety Development. Almond Board of California Research Reports. July.
  • Milliron, L. (2018). April Walnut Tasks. Pacific Nut Producer. 24:4.
  • Milliron, L.; Hanson, B. (2018). Autumn Weed Control in Walnuts. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. November.
  • Adaskaveg, J.; Förster, H.; Thompson, D.; Luo, Y.; Cary, D.; Buchner, R.; Niderholzer, F.; Milliron, L.; Wade, L. (2018). Biology and Management of Almond Scab and Alternaria Leaf Spot. Almond Board of California Research Reports. July.
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L. (2018). Bloom and Postbloom Prune Management Practices for More Consistent Production of High Quality Prunes. December. 

  • Jarvis-Shean, K.; Gordon, P.; Milliron, L. (2018). Chill with Dr. Katherine Jarvis-Shean. Growing the Valley.P. Gordon. 12. September 24. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/2018/9/22/chill-with-dr-katherine-jarvis-shean
  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F.; Michailides, T. (2018). Cytospora Post-Harvest: Cut it out! Protect fresh cuts! Sacramento Valley Prune News. October. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Prune_Notes77683.pdf
  • Milliron, L. (2018). December Walnut Tasks. Pacific Nut Producer. 24:12.
  • Lampinen, B.; Upadhyaya, S., et al. (2018). Development and Testing of a Mobile Platform for Measuring Canopy Light Interception. Almond Board of California Research Reports. July. 

  • Fulton, A.; Milliron, L. (2018). Early Season Irrigation: Do We Known When to Start? Sacramento Valley Almond News. December.
  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F.; Lightle, D. (2018). Evaluating New Rootstocks: What’s the Latest? Sacramento Valley Prune News. February. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Prune_Notes74291.pdf
  • Milliron, L.; Hasey, J., et al. (2018). Fall Orchard Management Considerations. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. August. 

  • Lampinen, B.; Gradziel, T., et al. (2018). Field Evaluation of Almond Varieties. Almond Board of California Research Reports. July. 

  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F., et al. (2018). Field Evaluation of Prune Rootstocks at Grower Trials, 2018. California Dried Plum Research Reports. December. 

  • Connell, J.; Gordon, P.; Milliron, L. (2018). Frost Protection with Joe Connell. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 17. November 19. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/2018/11/19/frost-protection-with-joe-connell
  • Hasey, J.; Lampinen, B., et al. (2018). Growth of Unpruned June Budded Chandler on VX211, RX1, Vlach. California Walnut Board Reports. December. 

  • Gordon, P.; Niederholzer, F., et al. (2018). Harvest and Post-Harvest Prune Tasks. California Dried Plums Orchard Notes. August. 

  • Fulton, A.; Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F. (2018). Irrigation Season Considerations. California Dried Plums Orchard Notes. May.
  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F., et al. (2018). July Leaf Sampling: A Critical Task in Prune Production. Sacramento Valley Prune News. June. 

  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F.; Connell, J. (2018). July Leaf Sampling: A Critical Task in Prune Production. Sacramento Valley Prune News. June. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Prune_Notes76430.pdf
  • Niederholzer, F.; Buchner, R., et al. (2018). Managing Heat at Bloom in 'French' Prune, 2018. California Dried Plum Research Reports. December. 

  • Lightle, D.; Milliron, L. (2018). Navel Orangeworm Part 1, Big Picture with Dani Lightle. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 5. July 2. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/now-pt1
  • Haviland, D.; Milliron, L. (2018). Navel Orangeworm Part 2, Mating Disruption with David Haviland. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 6. July 16. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/now-pt2
  • Symmes, E.; Milliron, L. (2018). Navel Orangeworm Part 3, Integrated approach with Dr. Emily Symmes. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 7. July 30. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/now-pt3
  • Symmes, E.; Milliron, L. (2018). Navel Orangeworm Part 5, Management in Walnuts with Dr. Emily Symmes. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 10. August 27. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/now-pt5
  • Symmes, E.; Milliron, L. (2018). Navel Orangeworm Part 6, Sanitation with Dr. Emily Symmes. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 16. November 5. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/now-pt6
  • Milliron, L. (2018). November Walnut Tasks. Pacific Nut Producer. 24:11.
  • Milliron, L. (2018). Photos from the Field: 2,4-D Damage in Walnut. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. August.
  • Westphal, A.; Fichtner, E., et al. (2018). Pre- and Post-Plant Remedies for Nematode Infestations of Walnut Orchards. California Walnut Board Reports. December. 

  • Milliron, L.; Hasey, J. (2018). Preparing for an Early Freeze. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. October.
  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F. (2018). Pros and Cons of Mechanical Pruning. Sacramento Valley Prune News. October. http://cebutte.ucanr.edu/newsletters/Prune_Notes77683.pdf
  • Milliron, L.; Hasey, J., et al. (2018). Pruning with BOT Infections in Mind. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. August. 

  • Sanden, B.; Gordon, P.; Milliron, L. (2018). Pulse Irrigation with Blake Sanden. Growing the Valley.P. Gordon. 2. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/2018/6/18/pulse-irrigation-with-blake-sanden
  • Duncan, R.; Milliron, L.; Gordon, P. (2018). Regional Almond Variety Trial - a Discussion with Roger Duncan, Luke Milliron, and Phoebe Gordon. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron. 19. December 3. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/2018/12/3/regional-almond-variety-trial-a-discussion-with-roger-duncan-luke-milliron-and-phoebe-gordon
  • Niederholzer, F.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; Lightle, D.; Milliron, L.; Stewart, D. (2018). Sample Costs to Establish an Orchard and Produce Prunes in the Sacramento Valley. Agriculture & Resource Economics: Cost and Return Studies.D. Sumner. December. https://coststudyfiles.ucdavis.edu/uploads/cs_public/53/8c/538c2e79-e322-4e83-a70b-7663e819ef52/18prunessacvalley.pdf
  • Hasey, J.; Lightle, D.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; Milliron, L.; Symmes, E.; Hanson, B.; Fulton, A.; Murdock, J. (2018). Sample Costs to Establish and Produce English Walnuts in the Sacramento Valley. Agriculture & Resource Economics: Cost and Return Studies.D. Sumner. November. https://coststudyfiles.ucdavis.edu/uploads/cs_public/3c/ef/3cefc943-ffea-407a-8281-240241efe5d5/18walnutssacval-final_draft-11518.pdf
  • Milliron, L.; Connell, J. (2018). School is Out, and the Grades are Coming in: July Leaf Analysis. Sacramento Valley Almond News. June.
  • Milliron, L.; Lightle, D., et al. (2018). SoilWeb Workaround! Sacramento Valley Almond News. August. 

  • Fulton, A.; Milliron, L. (2018). Stem Water Potential: Advanced SWP Interpretation in Walnut. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. August. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/manuals/stem-water-potential/pressure-chamber-advanced-interpretation-in-walnut/
  • Fulton, A.; Milliron, L.; Buchner, R. (2018). Stem Water Potential: Basic Stem Water Potential Measurement - In Concept and in the Field. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. August. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/manuals/stem-water-potential/basic-swp-measurement/
  • Fulton, A.; Milliron, L. (2018). Stem Water Potential: Good Pressure Chamber Field Measurement Technique. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. September. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/manuals/stem-water-potential/good-pressure-chamber-technique/
  • Fulton, A.; Milliron, L. (2018). Stem Water Potential: Interpretation for the Beginner. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. August. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/manuals/stem-water-potential/interpretation-for-the-beginner/
  • Fulton, A.; Milliron, L.; Buchner, R. (2018). Stem Water Potential: Purchasing a Pressure Chamber and Preparing to Monitor. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. August. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/manuals/stem-water-potential/purchasing-pressure-chamber-preparing-to-monitor/
  • Fulton, A.; Milliron, L.; Buchner, R. (2018). Stem Water Potential: Using a Pressure Chamber is Worthwhile. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. July. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/manuals/stem-water-potential/using-a-pressure-chamber-is-worthwhile/
  • Fulton, A.; Milliron, L. (2018). Stem Water Potential: Using Baseline SWP for Precise Interpretation. Sacramento Valley Orchard Source. August. http://www.sacvalleyorchards.com/manuals/stem-water-potential/using-baseline-swp-for-precise-interpretation/
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L. (2018). Summer Pest Management in Prune Orchards. California Dried Plums Orchard Notes. May.
  • Milliron, L.; Johnson, B. (2018). The Rot from Within: Wood Decay in Almond. Sacramento Valley Almond News. December.
  • Milliron, L.; Hoffman, F. (2018). Tips to Prevent Early Frost Damage in Walnuts. Growing the Valley.L. Milliron and F. Hoffman. 18. November 23. https://www.growingthevalleypodcast.com/podcastfeed/2018/11/23/early-frost-risk-in-walnuts
  • Fulton, A.; Milliron, L. (2018). Tracking Winter Irrigation Needs. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. December.
  • Milliron, L.; Holtz, B., et al. (2018). Whole Orchard Recycling Demonstration. California Walnut Board Reports. December. 

  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L. (2017). 2017 Bloom and Postbloom Prune Management Practices for More Consistent Production of High Quality Prunes. California Dried Plum Research Reports. December.
  • Milliron, L.; Buchner, R., et al. (2017). 2017 Field Evaluation of Prune Rootstocks. California Dried Plum Research Reports. December. 

  • Symmes, E.; Milliron, L. (2017). Almond orchard management checklist: Post-harvest and dormancy. Sacramento Valley Almond News. October.
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L. (2017). Aphid management review. Sacramento Valley Prune News. September.
  • Milliron, L. (2017). Bacterial spot: A Dangerous disease. Sacramento Valley Almond News. October.
  • Lampinen, B.; Upadhyaya, S., et al. (2017). Development and Testing of a Mobile Platform for Measuring Canopy Light Interception. Almond Board of California Research Reports. July. 

  • Milliron, L.; Hasey, J., et al. (2017). Fall walnut orchard considerations. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. September. 

  • Milliron, L. (2017). Farm advisor introduction. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. June.
  • Lampinen, B.; Gordon, P.; Doll, D.; Lightle, D.; Milliron, L.; Duncan, R.; Connell, J.; Gradziel, T.; Metcalf, S.; Ledbetter, C. (2017). Field Evaluation of Almond Varieties. Almond Board of California Research Reports. July.
  • Hasey, J.; Lampinen, B.; Milliron, L.; Beumel, C. (2017). Growth of Unpruned June Budded Chandler on VX211, RX1, Vlach. California Walnut Board Reports. December.
  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F. (2017). July and August prune management considerations. Sacramento Valley Prune News. July.
  • Milliron, L. (2017). November Walnut Tasks. Pacific Nut Producer. 23:11.
  • Milliron, L. (2017). September walnut tasks. Pacific Nut Producer. 23:9.
  • Buchner, R.; Fulton, A.; Milliron, L.; Gilles, C.; Spanfelner, F. (2017). Tehama County Clonal Paradox Comparison. California Walnut Board Reports.
  • Fulton, A.; Milliron, L.; Buchner, R. (2017). The pressure chamber: Does it have a place in your toolbox? Progressive Crop Consultant. September/October, 4-10,38-42. http://progressivecrop.com/magazine-archive/september-october-2017/
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L. (2016). 2016 Bloom and Postbloom Prune Management Practices for More Consistent Production of High Quality Prunes. California Dried Plum Research Reports. December.
  • Buchner, R.; Connell, J.; Niederholzer, F.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; DeBuse, C.; Gilles, C.; DeJong, T.; Castro, S.; Milliron, L.; Fleck, C.; Fulton, A. (2016). 2016 Field Evaluation of Prune Rootstocks. California Dried Plum Research Reports. December.
  • Niederholzer, F.; Buchner, R.; Lightle, D.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; Milliron, L. (2016). 2016 Managing Heat at Bloom in ‘French’ Prune. California Dried Plum Research Reports. December.
  • Hasey, J.; Lampinen, B.; Milliron, L.; Stewart, W. (2015). 2015 Field Performance of RX1, VX211, and Vlach Clonal Paradox Rootstock Interplants in a Yellow Howard on Seedling Paradox Orchard. California Walnut Board Reports. December.
  • Niederholzer, F.; Milliron, L. (2015). A good year for a fall spray in prunes? Sacramento Valley Prune News. November. 

  • Milliron, L.; Niederholzer, F. (2015). El Niño rains and pruning don’t mix! Sacramento Valley Prune News. November. 

  • Buchner, R.; Connell, J.; Niederholzer, F.; Jarvis-Shean, K.; DeBuse, C.; Gilles, C.; DeJong, T.; Castro, S.; Milliron, L.; Fleck, C.; Fulton, A. (2015). Field Evaluation of Prune Rootstocks 2015. California Dried Plum Research Reports. December.
  • Milliron, L. (2015). In-season almond orchard management considerations. Sacramento Valley Almond News. April.
  • Johnson, B.; Niederholzer, F., et al. (2015). Investigating Incidence and Type of Wood Decay Fungi in California Prune Orchards. California Dried Plum Board Research Reports. 90-92. 

  • Milliron, L.; Lightle, D.; Hasey, J. (2015). Late summer and fall orchard management considerations. Sacramento Valley Walnut News. August.
  • Milliron, L. (2015). Pre-harvest almond orchard management considerations. Sacramento Valley Almond News. July.

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