This newsletter is published by Sarah Light. Sarah is the farm advisor for Alfalfa/Hay, Beans, Wheat, Grains, Corn, Sorghum, Barley, Sunflower, Safflower, Oil Seed serving Colusa, Sutter and Yuba.
|Dry Bean Field Meeting Announcement - August 16th|| |
Dry Bean Field Meeting
Friday, August 16th | 10am - 12pm
Dry Bean Meeting Location link: Google maps
|Reminder: Please join us for the annual UC Davis Small Grains and Alfalfa/Forages Field Day Tomorro|| |
Reminder: Please join us for the annual UC Davis Small Grains and Alfalfa/Forages Field Day tomorrow!
UC Davis Department of Plant Sciences Field Headquarters
2400 Hutchinson Drive
8:00am-Noon: Small Grains Program
Noon: BBQ Lunch
12:40-4:15: Alfalfa and Forages Program
We are hoping for good weather tomorrow and to see you there! There is a possibility of rain, but hopefully not until after the field day ends.
Complete agenda and directions attached:
|UCCE Events Next Week: Wheat Field Day and Spanish Language Training for Field Workers|| |
1. Wheat Field Day | Tuesday, March 12 | 8:30 - 11:00 am, Colusa County
Topics will include Nitrogen Opportunity, In-Season N Decision Making and How to create a N Calibration zone in the Field, Demonstration of Soil Nitrate Quick Test, Real Time Plant Sensing Using Hand-held Tools and Drone Imaging, Interpreting Field Measurements and On-Farm Decision Making, Grower Perspective on N Rich Strips, UC Small Grain Variety Test Program Tool and Updates and Variety Trial Observations
CCA Credits Approved: 1.5 Nutrient Management, 0.5 Crop Management
2. Soil, Water, and Pest Management Training for Field Workers in Spanish | 8:00 am-12noon, Thursday, March 14 | 142 Garden Hwy, Yuba City
Topics will include Hydrology 101, Soil Management 101, and Intergrated Pest Management 101.
Contact Sarah Light with questions at email@example.com.
|Sacramento Valley Field Crop Newsletter - Winter, 2019|| ||2/25/19|
|Wheat Field Day and Spanish Language Training for Field Workers - March 2019|| |
Tuesday, March 12th, 9am - 11am.
Topics include: Small Grains Variety Testing and Resources, Optimizing Nitrogen Management in Small Grains and Soil Nitrate Quick Test Demo
Thursday, March 14th, 8am-12pm program; 12pm lunch, 142 Garden Hwy, Yuba City.
UCCE will be providing a free, half day technical training in Spanish for field workers.
Topics will include: Integrated Pest Management, Avoiding pesticide resistance, Soil fertility and soil management and Plant, soil, and water dynamics. The focus of the training will be on agronomic crops, but everyone is welcome!
Any questions contact Sarah Light, Agronomy Advisor at firstname.lastname@example.org or (530) 822-7515.
|Soil Health and Cover Crop Field Day - Meeting Agenda|| |
UC Cooperative Extension Presents:
Soil Health and Cover Crop Field Day
Thursday, December 6th | 8:30 am – 11:00 am
Meridian, CA – Follow signs from the Corner of Moroni Rd & S. Drexler Rd.
(in case of rain, the field day will be held in the UCCE Sutter-Yuba Conference Room at 142 Garden Hwy, Yuba City)
Join us as we launch the beginning of a state-wide Healthy Soils projected supported by CDFA.
Topics include: Managing winter cover crops in annual rotations, soil health demonstrations, and measuring changes in soil carbon based on management practices.
For more information contact Sarah Light at 530-822-7515 or email@example.com.
CCA Credits: 1.5 Soil & Water Management
Attached is an agenda for the field day.
|Sacramento Valley Field Crop Newsletter - Fall, 2018|| ||9/28/18|
|Sacramento Valley Field Crop Newsletter - Summer 2018|| ||6/13/18|
|Sacramento Valley Field Crops Newsletter - Winter, 2018|| ||2/28/18|
|Sacramento Valley Agronomy Notes - Fall, 2017|| |
|Agronomy Notes - August, 2017|| ||8/3/17|