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Booth Machinery

6565 East 30th Street

Yuma, AZ 85365

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Winter vegetable season is in full swing here in Yuma. Take a break from the grind and expand your mind.

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7:30: Registration & breakfast provided by Bayer Crop Science

8:00: Plant breeding for integrated pest management

Robert Masson: U of A Extension Ag Agent

8:30: IPM considerations for seed selection

John Purcell : Product Development Manager Keithly-Williams Seeds

9:00: Management update for downy mildew of lettuce and spinach

Dr. Mike Matheron: U of A Extension Plant Pathologist Specialist

9:30: Desert southwest plant diseases; diagnosis and management

Dr. Bindu Poudel: U of A Extension Plant Pathologist Specialist

10:00: Break

10:15: Fall vegetable label update

Ralph Land: Sales Representative Bayer Crop Science

10:45: Identification of weeds at the cotyledon stage

Dr. Barry Tickes: U of A Extension Weed Science Specialist

11:15: Centimeter scale resolution sprayer for precision in-row weeding

Dr. Mark Siemens: U of A Extension Ag Engineering Specialist

11:45: Break

12:00: Integrating biologicals for pest management in vegetable crops

Brian Guess: Southwest Territorial Sales Manager Marrone Biologicals

12:30: Insect management in spring produce and melons

Dr. John Palumbo: U of A Extension Entomologist Specialist

1:00: Whitefly resistance management in the desert

Dr. Kevin Caffrey: BASF Technical Services Southern California & Arizona

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