Weed Research and Information Center

Rice Pest Management Course 2021

Friday, Sept. 10, 2021
Hamilton Road Field, Biggs, CA

(on West Hamilton Rd. between Hwy. 99 and Riceton Hwy.)

 

PROGRAM
This year will mark the 4th rice-specific pest management course at the Hamilton Road Field and the Rice Experiment Station in Biggs, CA. The day will begin with an interactive field tour of the herbicide research plots (Hamilton Road Field) where attendees can get up close to the weeds and rice (bring your boots!) The morning continues with a hands-on weed identification session on emerging and mature weeds,  a disease identification session and a weed ID quiz. Following a light lunch, speakers will address several pertinent topics in CA rice, including arthropods and diseases, a regulatory update, weedy rice, new herbicides, and how to construct a weed management program. 

VIDEO

Bring your rubber boots for the morning field tour.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Pest control advisers, growers, farm advisors, chemical company cooperators, college faculty and students, and regulatory officials should not miss this event. Space is limited to 55 people, so register early

AGENDA
Click HERE

Map to Hamilton Rd Field

DATE and TIME
8:00 AM-3:25 PM, September 10, 2021 (Friday)
Check-in time: 7:30-8:00 AM

LOCATION
Hamilton Road Field [on West Hamilton Rd. between Hwy. 99 and Riceton Hwy.], Biggs, CA. Check-in time: 7:30-8:00 AM.
After the field tour, attendees will drive to the Rice Experiment Station [955 Butte City Hwy. (Hwy. 162)] for the continuation of the program.

COST
Received by 9/7/2021
Received after 9/7/2021
Non-student
$80
$100
Current student*
$40
$50
UCCE Advisor/Specialist
$40
$50

*Students must provide proof of current student status with registration form.

Registration fee includes handout material, light refreshments and light lunch. Class size is limited, so early enrollment is suggested.

**The online registration system is CLOSED. Walk-in accepted. Bring a completed registration form along with your payment to the event check-in desk.**  

TO REGISTER
Online registration :: credit card  
Online registration :: check or UC account number
Print registration form   

Please read :: Waiver of Liability, Assumption of Risk, and Indemnity Agreement

Acceptable payment methods: check, credit card or UC account number. No purchase orders accepted and no invoices will be issued by our office.

REFUND
No refunds will be granted. If you are unable to attend, you may send a substitute in your place.

CONTINUING EDUCATION
This course is approved for the following continuing education units:
CA DPR (PCA, QAC, QAL, Private Applicator)  >> 5.0  Other, 0.5 Laws
CA Certified Crop Adviser (CCA)  >> 5.5 IPM credit

PHOTO RELEASE
Occasionally we use photographs of participants in our promotional materials. By virtue of your attendance, you agree to the use of your likeness in such material.