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2023 California Statewide Olive Seminar

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Join us on March 30th, 2023, from 8:00am - 1:00pm for the California Statewide Olive Seminar. Please find the agenda below:

1.5 hours of Other DPR CE Hours Pending Approval. 4 hours CCA units Approved. 

Thursday, March 30th, 2023

07:45 am    Log-on begins

07:55 am    Welcome and Introduction

                   Cindy Kron, PhD, North Coast IPM Advisor, UC Cooperative Extension

08:00 am    Black Scale Control: Has it changed much?

                   Kent Daane, UC Cooperative Extension Specialist, UC Berkeley

08:30 am    Olive Fruit Fly

                   Cindy Kron, PhD, North Coast IPM Advisor, UC Cooperative Extension

09:00 am    Canopy Management in Oil and Table Olives

                   Louise Ferguson, UC Cooperative Extension Specialist, Pomologist

10:00 am    BREAK

10:15 am    Olive Nutrition

                   Richard Rosecrance, Professor, California State University, Chico

10:45 am    Update on Diseases of Olive Trees

                   Mohamed Nouri, Orchards Systems Advisor San Joaquin County, UC Cooperative Extension 

11:15 am    Understanding and Mitigating Alternate Bearing in Olive

                     Elizabeth Fichtner, Farm Advisor Tulare, UC Cooperative Extension

11:45 am    Optimized Irrigation Management in Olive

                   Giulia Marino, UC Cooperative Extension Specialist, Plant Sciences        

12:15 pm    California Olives Past Present and Future: Olive Center Updates and Programming  

                      Javier A Fernandez Salvador, Director of UC Davis Olive Center

12:45 pm    Olive Oil Commission of California (OOCC)

                    Chris Zanobini, Executive Director, Olive Oil Commission of California

01:00 pm    Adjourn

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El gobierno federal requiere que Cooperative Extension proporcione documentación de que sus actividades no discriminan. Solicitamos su cooperación para identificar su raza, etnia y género para ayudarnos a proporcionar esta documentación. Tu participación en esta sección del cuestionario es voluntaria. Puedes elegir no responder u omitir cualquier pregunta que no desees responder.

It is the policy of the University of California (UC) and the UC Division of Agriculture & Natural Resources not to engage in discrimination against or harassment of any person in any of its programs or activities (Complete nondiscrimination policy statement can be found at Inquiries regarding ANR’s nondiscrimination policies may be directed to UCANR, Affirmative Action Compliance & Title IX Officer, University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources, 2801 Second Street, Davis, CA 95618, (530) 750-1343

Sponsored by UCIPM, UCANR, Olive Oil Commission of California, and UC Davis Olive Center