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Fall CRB Citrus Webinar Series

The Citrus Research Board (CRB) in coordination with the University of California Statewide Integrated Pest Management Program (UC IPM) is rolling out a new CRB Webinar Series, geared toward citrus growers and industry professionals. 

The series will kick-off on Tuesday, September 29, 2020, with Dr. Roger Baldwin of UC Davis presenting “Control of Vertebrate Pests in Citrus”. Dr. Roger Baldwin will discuss how to manage vertebrate pests including ground squirrels, pocket gophers, voles and roof rats in citrus orchards. The presentation will cover a variety of IPM management tools including biocontrol, repellents, habitat modification, trapping, rodenticides and burrow fumigants.

This webinar is currently pending approval for 1-hour of “Other” continuing education units from the California Department of Pesticide Regulation (CDPR) and 1-hour of “IPM” credits from the Certified Crop Adviser (CCA).

To qualify for continuing education units, please use the following list of instructions:

1Register and login separately with your own email address

2Participate in the entire hour webinar session

3Respond to the polls/knowledge checks as they come up

4 (If the polls do not work properly on your device, use chat to submit your answers.)

5Respond to the final survey at the end of the webinar session – please include your name, license number and email address

Make sure you mark your calendars for the rest of the talks in the series.

2020 Webinar Series Schedule

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 

Topic: Control of Vertebrate Pests in Citrus 

Speaker: Roger Baldwin, Ph.D., UC Davis

Continuing Education Units:  

1-hour of “Other” from CDPR and

1-hour of “IPM” from CCA are Pending Approval

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR

DR. BALDWIN’S WEBINAR

Thursday, October 8, 2020 

Topic: Asian Citrus Psyllid Detection and IPM Strategies

Speaker: Monique Rivera, Ph.D., UC Riverside

Continuing Education Units:  

CDPR and CCA Hours Pending Approval

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DR. RIVERA’S WEBINAR

Thursday, October 22, 2020

Topic: Pre-and Post-Harvest Diseases in Citrus

Speaker: James Adaskaveg, Ph.D., UC Riverside

Continuing Education Units:  

CDPR and CCA Hours Pending Approval

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DR. ADASKAVEG’S WEBINAR

Wednesday, November 4, 2020

Topic: Citrus Root Health

Speaker: Ashraf El-kereamy, Ph.D., UC Riverside

Continuing Education Units:  

CDPR and CCA Hours Pending Approval

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DR. El-KEREAMY’S WEBINAR

For more information, please contact 

Petr Kosina, with UC IPM, at pkosina@ucanr.edu

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