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SAN DIEGO COUNTY
University of California
SAN DIEGO COUNTY

South American Palm Weevil Meeting

Date: January 29, 2018

Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Contact: Jennifer Pelham

Sponsor: UCCE San Diego

Location: Sweetwater Summit Community Building

Event Details

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JOIN US FOR THE SOUTH AMERICAN PALM WEEVIL MEETING

Location:
Sweetwater Summit Community Building
3218 Summit Meadow Rd
Bonita, CA 91902
 
Monday January 29, 2018

>>>> View flyer here: SAPW MEETING 1-29-2018

Agenda

8:00am: 
The importance of palms in the Southern California Landscape: Basic biology and common diseases and disorders.
Don Hodel, Environmental Horticulturist, UCCE Los Angeles County
8:45am:  
The wasting of California's palms by the South American palm weevil.     
Mark Hoddle, Extension Specialist, Department of Entomology, UC Riverside
9:30am:  
The California Department of Food and Agriculture response to 
detections of invasive pests.
Jason Leathers, State Entomologist, CDFA, Sacramento
10:15am: 
Break
10:45am: 
Factors that need considering when removing dead palm trees. 
Mike Palat, West Coast Arborists, Anaheim
11:15am:  
New tools for palm weevil control: Attract and Kill and Beetle Repel.   
AgenorMafra-Neto, IscaTech, Riverside
12:00pm: 
Adjourn

This Meeting Is Free To Attend

 

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