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California Prunes: Annual S. Sacramento Valley Meeting Set For March 3

Owen Taylor
From a press release February 25, 2017

California Prunes: Annual S. Sacramento Valley Meeting Set For March 3

Photo: California Dried Plum Board

The 2017 UCCE South Sacramento Valley Prune Meeting is set for Friday, March 3 at the Veterans Memorial Hall, 1425 Veterans Memorial Circle in Yuba City. Registration starts at 7:45 a.m. and the meeting runs until noon, with a hosted lunch following.

PCA and CCA CE hours have been requested.

Topics on the agenda include;

  • Update on laws and regs.
  • An overview of prune rootstock options.
  • A discussion on wood decay.
  • Canker disease management.
  • Flower, foliar and fruit disease management.
  • An update from the California Dried Plum Board updates
  • Getting away from boom or bust cropping in prunes:  What are we learning?
Owen Taylor
From a press release February 25, 2017