Events Information

Landscape Disease Symposium


Date:

January 16th, 2018

Agenda:

7:00 am Registration

8:00 am Botryosphaeria Canker of Landscape Trees: an increasing Landscape Disease in Southern California, Dr. James Downer

9:00 am Understanding the Biology of Annulohypoxylon, Biscogniauxia, and Hypoxylon: Sap Rotting Ascomycete Pathogens of Hardwoods in Southern California, Speaker to be Announced

10:00 am Fungi Identified from Failed Stems and Branches of Urban Trees, Dr. Igor Lacan

11:00 am Elucidating "lucidum": Distinguishing the Many Faces of 'Ganoderma lucidum' in the United States, Andrew L. Loyd

12:00 pm Lunch

1:00 pm Laurel Wilt: an Emerging Threat to the Lauraceae in the United States, Andrew L. Loyd

2:00 pm Tree Disease and Wood Decay as Agents of Environmental and Social Change, Dr. Kevin Smith

3:00 pm Break

3:30 pm New to California: Diseases of common Landscape Plants, Dr. Drew Zwart


Registration:
 
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. NO WALK-INS. $110 registration includes all meals and materials.  Space is limited to the first 75 registrants.  Email Dr. Jim Downer at ajdowner@ucanr.edu if you have special dietary requirements or require any other accommodation for attending the meeting.   

 
 
 CEUs:

7.0 DPR 
ISA Pending

Location:

Hansen Agricultural Research and Extension Center.
14292 West Telegraph Road, Santa Paula CA 93060