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Serving the educational needs of the California agricultural industries that produce greenhouse crops and outdoor nursery products.

News and Announcements

Last UCNFA In-person Workshop!

Optimizing Plant Nutrition of Containerized Crops Through Fertilizer, Water, and Media Management

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Cooperative Extension Specialist Donald Merhaut, Monterey County Director María de la Fuente, and San Diego County Advisor Gerardo Spinelli will present information on plant nutrition and fertilizer management using a combination of lecture and hands-on exercises for nursery and greenhouse growers, managers, and personnel.
 
Last workshop:
 
CEU availability:
Certified Crop Advisor (CCA): 8 hours
Irrigation and Nitrogen Management Training Program: 5 hours
 
Past workshops:
Vista: July 12, 2022

¡Taller Ultimo Precenciales de la año de UCNFA!

Fertilizantes y Nutrición Vegetal

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Monterey County Director María de la Fuente y San Diego County Advisor Gerardo Spinelli presentará información para productores, gerentes y personal de viveros e invernaderos sobre nutrición vegetal y manejo de fertilizantes con un enfoque en cultivos en contenedores.
 
Siguente ubicaciones y fechas:
 
CEUs ofrecerle:
Certified Crop Advisor (CCA): 8 unidades
Irrigation and Nitrogen Management Training Program: 5 unidades

New ABC's videos!
Nuevo videos de ABC-s!

New Videos from the ABC's of Plant Pathology in Greenhouse and Nursery series of online workshops are now on YouTube.
 
Nuevo videos de ABC-s de Fitopatología en Viveros e Invernaderos serie de webinarios está en YouTube.
 
English
 
Español
 
New Videos from the ABC's of Pests in the Nursery  & Greenhouse series of online workshops are now on YouTube.
 
Nuevo videos de ABC-s de Plagas de Viveros e Invernaderos serie de webinarios está en YouTube.
 
English
 
Español

Disease diagnostics program for growers

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The Greenhouse and Nursery Pathology Lab at UC Davis lead by Johanna Del Castillo, is continuing the diagnostics service for ornamental plants at no cost for growers.  

To send samples, follow the guidelines for sample submission and complete the plant disease form.

Támbien ofrecemos el servicio de diganóstico en español

Samples can be delivered to:

Johanna Del Castillo
Hutchison Hall, room 252
University of California, Davis 95818

Fertilizers and Plant Nutrition in
Nursery Production Education Program

Fertilizer use in nurseries and plant nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium nutrition videos in English and Spanish

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Presented by
Dr. Don Merhaut, University of California, Riverside
and
Dr. Maria de la Fuente, University of California Cooperative Extension, Monterey County

GO TO THE VIDEO DESCRIPTIONS AND LINKS TO VIEW 


UCNFA Flower
 

UCNFA Blog: Nursery and Flower Grower 

Covers Subjects about Horticulture and Pest Management for the Grower and Associated Industries 
      

Blog: http://ucanr.edu/blogs/NurseryFlower/

Subscribe: http://ucanr.edu/blogs/blogcore/subscribe.cfm


  

Online Tool for Best Management Practices

UCNFA BMP WEB

for Multiple Pests in California Nursery and Floriculture Operations

This online tool allows growers/shippers to create a set of BMPs unique to their nursery based on county locations and the pests/pathogens under quarantine or of concern in those counties. 

Access Form


 

UPCOMING EVENTS  

Fertilizers and Plant Nutrition Workshop
November 9, 2022
Salinas, CA

Taller de Fertilizantes y Nutrición Vegetal
10 de Noviembre de 2022
Salinas, CA


To previous programs, go to the Programs and Publications page

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Container Nursery Production and Business Management Manual

Nursery manual cover
Now available from the ANR catalog $40.00 per copy

Access Catalog 


 

UCNFA Newsletter

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Summer 2018 Newsletter
Last Edition   (Volume 22, Issue 2) 

Webmaster Email: lroki@ucdavis.edu