Winter Grower Meetings 2018

2018 Annual Rice Grower Meetings

Sponsored by UC Cooperative Extension

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WHERE & WHEN

Woodland: Tuesday, Jan. 16, 1:30 pm, Cracchiolo\&\#39\;s Market, 1320 E. Main St., Woodland

Richvale: Wednesday, Jan. 17, 8:30 am, Evangelical Church, 5219 Church St., Richvale

Glenn: Wednesday, Jan. 17, 1:30 pm, Glenn County Office of Ed, 311 South Villa Avenue, Willows

Colusa: Friday, Jan. 19, 8:30 am, Colusa Casino Resort, 3770 Hwy 45, Colusa

Yuba City: Friday, Jan. 19, 1:30 pm, Veterans Hall, 1425 Veterans Memorial Circle, Yuba City

TIME: Doors open at 8:00 am and meetings start at 8:30 am at Richvale and Colusa.

Doors open at 1:00 pm and meetings start at 1:30 pm at Woodland, Glenn and Yuba City.

Program

8:00 a.m. (1:00 p.m.) Doors open, sign-in, coffee

8:30 a.m. (1:30 p.m.) Call meeting to order

Rice Research Board Nominations – Dana Dickey, Rice Research Board

8:35 a.m. (1:35 p.m.) Rice Pesticide and Regulatory Update – County Ag Commissioner

8:50 a.m. (1:50 p.m.) Rice Seed Quality Assurance Program Update

Timothy Blank, CA Crop Improvement Association

9:10 a.m. (2:10 p.m.) Variety Update - Kent McKenzie, RES

9:30 a.m. (2:30 p.m.) Season Review and Fertility Update – Bruce Linquist, UCCE

10:00 a.m. (3:00 p.m.) Weed Control Update – Kassim Al-Khatib, UCCE

10:30 a.m. (3:30 p.m.) Weedy Rice Update – Whitney Brim-DeForest, UCCE

10:50 a.m. (3:50 p.m.) Arthropod and Disease Update – Luis Espino, UCCE

11:10 a.m. (4:10 p.m.) — ADJOURN —

****Applied for DPR and CCA CE credits****