Vegetable Research & Information Center, UC Cooperative Extension

2014 Vegetable Crops Program Team meeting

December 9-10, 2014 :: UC ANR Building, Davis, CA

Agenda (PDF)


Tuesday, December 9, 2014 :: San Joaquin Room

8:30 AM Registration
8:50-9:00 Welcome, introductions (Moderator: Tim Hartz)
9:00-12:00 PM Farm Advisor and Specialist research updates (Moderator:  Surendra Dara)

12:00-1:00 PM Lunch (Sacramento Room)

New workgroup member—self introduction

  • Daniel Geisseler, CE Specialist, LAWR, UC Davis
  • Ruth Dahlquist-Willard, Small Farms Advisor, Fresno County
1:20-4:30 Regulatory update session (Moderator: Tim Hartz)
4:30 PM On-site social hour (Sacramento Room)

Wednesday, December 10, 2014 :: San Joaquin Room

8:00-11:20 AM Drought management session (Moderator: Mike Cahn)
11:20-12:00 PM Trends and challenges in the fresh cut salad industry, Susanne Klose, Chiquita Brands North America, Fresh Express
12:00-1:15 Working lunch (Moderator: Tim Hartz)
1:15-3:30 Commodity workgroup sessions


  • Warm-season vegetable crops (San Joaquin Room)
  • Cool-season vegetable crops (Sacramento Room)

3:30 PM Adjourn


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