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ABCs of Insect Management in Spanish and English Aug 24, 2010 (Tulare)

ABCs of Insect Management in Spanish and English

Agricultural Building Auditorium
4437-B South Laspina Street
Tulare, CA  (Directions)
August 24, 2010
9:00 am – 12:00 pm (English)
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm (Spanish)

Continuing with the popular ABCs series, this program will cover basic biology of the important insect pests associated with nursery and floriculture crops including aphids, whiteflies, mealybugs, thrips, mites, scales, leafhoppers, beetles and leafminers. Management options such as monitoring, IPM and biological control will be discussed. The hands-on program offers the unique educational experience of examining real and preserved specimens. Ample time will be spent examining specimens with instructors.

Moderator: Michelle LeStrange, UC Cooperative Extension, Tulare and Kings Counties

Agenda:

8:30 am – 9:00 am
Registration and Refreshments

9:00 am – 10:30 am
ABCs of Insect Management in English-
Karen Robb, Senior Horticulture Specialist, Target Specialty Products, Fresno

10:30 am – 10:45 am    Break

10:45 am – 12:00 pm
Insect Identification/Discussion-
Karen Robb and Michelle LeStrange

12:30 pm – 1:00 pm     Registration and Refreshments

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
ABCs of Insect Management in Spanish-
Maria de la Fuente, UC Cooperative Extension, Santa Clara and San Benito Counties

2:30 pm – 2:45 pm       Break

2:45 pm – 4:00 pm
Insect Identification/Discussion-
Maria de La Fuente and Michelle LeStrange

 

Continuing Education Units granted: CDPR (3), CCA (2.5)

A-B-Cs del Manejo de Insectos en Español e Inglés

Auditorio del Edificio de Agricultura
4437-B South Laspina Street
Tulare, CA  (Directions)
Agosto 24, 2010  
9:00 am – 12:00 pm (Inglés)
1:00 pm – 4:00 pm (Español)

En continuación con la popular serie de A-B-Cs, este programa cubre la biología básica de importantes plagas de insectos asociadas con los cultivos de viveros y floricultura, como áfidos, mosquitas blancas, piojos harinosos, thrips, ácaros, escamas, saltamontes, escarabajos y minadores de hojas. Se discutirán opciones de manejo tales como monitoreo, manejo integrado (IPM), y control biológico.  Este programa práctico ofrece una experiencia educativa única de examinar especímenes vivos y preservados, así como discusiones interactivas con los instructores.

Moderadora: Michelle LeStrange, UC Extensión Cooperativa, Condados de Tulare y Kings

Agenda:

8:30 am – 9:00 am
Inscripción y Refrescos

9:00 am – 10:30 am
A-B-Cs del Manejo de Insectos en Inglés- Dr. Karen Robb, Especialista Hortícola, Target Specialty Products, Fresno

10:30 am – 10:45 amDescanso

10:45 am – 12:00 pm
Identificación/Discusión de Insectos- Karen Robb y Michelle LeStrange

12:30 pm – 1:00 pm Inscripción y Refrescos

1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
A-B-Cs del Manejo de Insectos en Español- Dr. Maria de la Fuente, UC Extensión Cooperativa, Condados de San Benito y Santa Clara

2:30 pm – 2:45 pmDescanso

2:45 pm – 4:00 pm
Identificación/Discusión de Insectos- Maria de La Fuente y Michelle LeStrange


Unidades de Educación Continua para: CDPR (3), CCA (2.5)



Registration fee: $45.00 per person per session

Online Credit Card Registration for English Session (Master Card, VISA, AmEx, Discover)

Online Credit Card Registration for Spanish Session (Master Card, VISA, AmEx, Discover)

Mail or FAX Registration Form  in English

Mail or FAX Registration Form in Spanish 

 

Thanks to these additional sponsors (click on logos for websites):


Target Specialty Products

  

 

 

 

 

 

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