Welcome remarks. Dr. Akif Eskalen, UC Riverside
Fusarium dieback and Tea shot hole borer. Dr. Akif Eskalen, UC Riverside.
10:45-11:15 a.m. Biology, identification and present pest status of Tea shot hole borer. Dr. Gevork Arakelian, Los Angeles County Department of Agricultural Commissioner/Weights & Measures
11:15-11:30 a.m. - Break
11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
The implications of the biology of the Tea shot hole borer for control of this pest. Dr. Richard Stouthamer, UC Riverside
12:00-12:15 p.m. - General Discussion
12:15-1:15 p.m. - Lunch
1:15-3:00 p.m. - Field Trip - carpooling to fields sites that are close to the meeting place