ACP Scouting and Monitoring Workshops in Ventura County - July 13 | Citrus Insider

ACP Scouting and Monitoring Workshops in Ventura County – July 13

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The University of California and the Ventura County Farm Bureau are hosting two free workshops on July 13 in Fillmore and Moorpark. Each workshop will provide an overview of proper Asian citrus psyllid (ACP) scouting techniques from University of California research entomologist Dr. Beth Grafton-Cardwell and instructions on how to monitor ACP populations as a way of improving area-wide management strategy in Ventura County.

Attendees will have the opportunity to practice psyllid scouting techniques in blocks of trees known to host ACP and are strongly encouraged to bring a hand lens (a loaner hand lens will be provided, if needed). Each workshop is limited to 25 people and registration is required.

Ventura County ACP Scouting and Monitoring Workshops
*Further details on workshop location will be provided to registrants by email 48 hours prior to the event.

Session 1
Friday, July 13
10 a.m. to noon
Fillmore, CA
Register online here.

Session 2
Friday, July 13
1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Moorpark, CA
Register online here.

For questions, please contact:

Sandra Zwaal
Ventura County grower liaison
szwaal2@gmail.com
949-636-7089

or,

Cressida Silvers
Ventura County grower liaison
cressidasb@gmail.com
805-284-3310


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