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California Tree Crops: Flooded Orchards – What to Do and Available Resources

California Tree Crops: Flooded Orchards – What to Do and Available Resources

👤From University of California Cooperative Extension 🕔Mar 20, 2017

In our counties, there are two main issues that are related to the 2017 storms: Orchards outside the levees along the rivers that are or have been flooded from river seepage due to high river flows and/or overflowing ditches/canals. Orchards

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

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

👤From a press release 🕔Feb 25, 2017

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

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California Prunes: Fall Orchard Management Considerations

California Prunes: Fall Orchard Management Considerations

👤By Luke Milliron and Dani Lightle, University of California 🕔Nov 10, 2015

Pruning Cautions: It is critical to avoid timing pruning activities near rainfall events, whereby rain-splash can result in costly disease spread to freshly cut branches (see article in this newsletter). In addition to avoiding new infections, it is important to prune

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California Prunes: Rain and Pruning Don’t Mix

California Prunes: Rain and Pruning Don’t Mix

👤Luke Milliron, UCCE Horticulture Intern, Franz Niederholzer, UC Farm Advisor, Colusa, Sutter and Yuba Counties 🕔Nov 9, 2015

Farming is a tough enough business. Don’t help disease damage your orchard. There are a number of fungal and bacterial diseases in the Sacramento Valley that can infest your orchard and reduce orchard productivity. When you prune before rain, you

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California: Insurance Options Broadened for Fruit and Nuts – USDA

California: Insurance Options Broadened for Fruit and Nuts – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Jul 23, 2015

The USDA today announced the expansion of crop insurance to provide additional options for fruit and nut producers. The Supplemental Coverage Option (SCO) and the Actual Production History (APH) Yield Exclusion are now available to cover fresh fruit and nuts

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California Prunes: S. Sacramento Valley Growers Meeting March 4

👤From a press release 🕔Feb 27, 2015

The South Sacramento Valley Prune Grower Meeting is set for Wednesday, March 4, at the Veterans Memorial Community Building, 1425 Veterans Circle Dr., Yuba City. Sign-in starts at 8 a.m. Topics include: Dried plum nutrition research and marketing outlook. Development

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California Prunes: South Sacramento Valley Prune Grower Meeting, Yuba City, March 4

👤By Franz Niederholzer, University of California Cooperative Extension 🕔Feb 23, 2015

The University of California Cooperative Extension and the Sutter Co Ag Commissioner’s office will be cosponsoring the South Sacramento Valley Prune Grower Meeting at the Veterans Memorial Community Building, 1425 Veterans Circle Dr., Yuba City, on March 4. Sign-in and

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