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Workshop: Scouting and managing citrus diseases

Workshop: Scouting and managing citrus diseases

Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Pre-registration is required. No registration fee and lunch is free. To reserve a seat, call 863 674 4092 or send an e-mail to Dr. Mongi Zekri at maz@ufl.edu

Scouting and managing citrus diseases

Location: Southwest Florida Research & Education Center, Immokalee
Date & time: Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:00 Noon.
Speakers: Dr. Ozgur Batuman and Dr. Megan Dewdney, UF-IFAS
Program Coordinator: Dr. Mongi Zekri, UF-IFAS
Program Sponsor: ?

2 CEUs for certified crop advisors (CCAs)
2 CEUs for pesticide license renewal

Agenda

10:00 AM – 10:50 AM
Dr. Megan Dewdney, UF-IFAS
1.Brown rot: scouting, symptoms, life cycle, epidemiology, damage, management
2.Citrus canker: scouting, symptoms, life cycle, epidemiology, damage, management

10:50 AM – 11:40 AM
Dr. Megan Dewdney, UF-IFAS
3.Citrus black spot: scouting, symptoms, life cycle, epidemiology, damage, management
4.Postbloom fruit drop: scouting, symptoms, life cycle, epidemiology, damage, management

11:40 AM – 12:00 Noon
Dr. Ozgur Batuman, UF-IFAS
5.Citrus greening (HLB): scouting, symptoms, life cycle, epidemiology, damage, management