Weed Research and Information Center

Rice Weed Course 2019

Friday, Sept. 6, 2019
Hamilton Road Field, Biggs, CA

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

 

PROGRAM
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.

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 60 people, so register early

AGENDA
Click HERE

Map to Hamilton Rd Field

DATE and TIME
8:00 AM-4:10 PM, September 6, 2019 (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 8/30/2019
Received after 8/30/2019
Non-student
$90
$100
UC Cooperative Extension Area/Farm Advisor or current student* (Limited to first 5 requests)
$60
$70

*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.

TO REGISTER
Online registration :: credit card only
Online registration :: UC account number (recharge) only
Print registration form :: check payments

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. Payment must accompany the registration form—no exceptions.

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:
PCA, QAC, QAL, Private Applicator >> 6.0 Other, 0.5 Laws
CA Certified Crop Adviser >> 6.0 IPM

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.