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LAKEPORT, Calif. – University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE) invites growers and others involved in the North Coast walnut industry to attend the 2012 Lake County Walnut Update to be held Wednesday, March 7.
The event will take place from 8 a.m. to noon at the Scotts Valley Women’s Club, 2298 Hendricks Road, Lakeport. The facility is wheelchair accessible.
Topics will include the status of the Lake County walnut industry, updates from the Agricultural Commissioner and Irrigated Lands Program, understanding walnut tree growth and how it affects management, 2011 walnut quality problems and causes, new clonal Paradox rootstocks and walnut husk fly management.
The California Walnut Board will also present a domestic and international marketing update.