Rice Weed Course 2019

Aug 13, 2019

Rice Weed Course 2019

Aug 13, 2019

The 2019 Rice Weed Course will take place: 

Friday, September 6, 2019

from 8:00AM to 4:10PM (Registration begins at 7:30AM)

at the 

Hamilton Road Field (on West Hamilton Rd. between Hwy. 99 & Riceton Hwy.)

and Rice Experiment Station, Biggs, CA


This year will mark the third rice-specific weed course at the Hamilton Road Field and the Rice Experiment Station in Biggs, CA on Friday, Sept. 6, 2019. The day will begin with an interactive field tour of the research plots (Hamilton Road Field) where attendees can get up close to the weeds and rice (bring your boots!) The course will include a hands-on weed identification session on emerging and mature weeds. In the afternoon, speakers will address several pertinent topics in CA rice, including algae, weedy rice, regulatory update, best management for grasses, and how to construct a weed management program. This course is a great opportunity to interact directly with the UCCE and UC Davis Rice Weed Research Team! 

For a full agenda and registration go to: 



For questions, please contact Whitney Brim-DeForest at 530-822-7515, or by email at wbrimdeforest@ucanr.edu 

Credits for PCA, QAC, QAL, Private Applicator:  6.0 other, 0.5 laws

CA Certified Crop Adviser: 6.0 IPM

By Whitney Brim-DeForest
Author - County Director, Sutter and Yuba Counties and CE Rice and Wild Rice Advisor