The 2018 Lake County Spring Walnut Field Meeting is set for Thursday, May 31, from 8:30 a.m. to noon. The event is sponsored by U.C. Cooperative Extension. Those with mobility concerns will be accommodated.
The meeting will begin at Valadez Orchard Shop, 10375 Elk Mountain Road in Upper Lake. Subsequent stops include nearby Suchan and Seely Orchards. Registration is free and begins at 8:30 a.m. with the program starting at 9:00 a.m. Refreshments will be served and water will be available throughout the morning.
Topics include the UC Walnut breeding program, new potential rootstock selection trial, Chandler/Paradox seedling and clonal trials, and lesion nematode effects and management.
For further information or directions to any of the meeting sites, please contact UCCE at 883 Lakeport Blvd.; Lakeport, CA 95453; (707) 263-6838; email: firstname.lastname@example.org.