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Pistachio Short Course 2014 Presentations (video links)

The Advances in Pistachio Production Short Course sponsored by University of California was located at Visalia Convention Center, Visalia CA, November 18-20, 2014.

Presentations were recorded by UC Agricultural & Natural Resources Information Technology services To view videos of the presentations below, please follow the individual links to the MediaSite™ website.

Date: 11/18/2014
Time: 8:45 AM
Duration: 0:5
Link: Welcome and Course Information
Description: Bob Beede & Louise Ferguson: Course Orientation & Material

Date: 11/18/2014
Time: 9:00 AM
Duration: 0:48
Link: Louise Ferguson
Description: Botany & Physiology of the Pistachio Tree

Date: 11/18/2014
Time: 9:45 AM
Duration: 0:31
Link: David Doll
Description: Regional Considerations in Growing Pistachios

Date: 11/18/2014
Time: 10:45 AM
Duration: 0:51
Link: Blake Sanden
Description: Site Selection: Soil Evaluation & Modification, Water Quality, Salinity Management & Reclamation

Date: 11/18/2014
Time: 11:30 AM
Duration: 0:24
Link: Craig Kallsen
Description: Planning & Designing the Orchard

Date: 11/18/2014
Time: 12:00 PM
Duration: 0:54
Link: Daniele Zaccaria
Description: Irrigation Systems: Selection, Maintenance & Assessment

Date: 11/18/2014
Time: 1:45 PM
Duration: 0:39
Link: Craig Kallsen
Description: Pistachio Cultivars (including patenting issues)

Date: 11/18/2014
Time: 2:30 PM
Duration: 0:37
Link: Louise Ferguson
Description: Pistachio Rootstocks

Date: 11/18/2014
Time: 3:00 PM
Duration: 0:31
Link: Bob Beede
Description: Budding, Planting & Young Tree Training

Date: 11/18/2014
Time: 4:00 PM
Duration: 0:45
Link: Kurt Hembree
Description: Orchard Floor Weed Management

Date: 11/18/2014
Time: 4:45 PM
Duration: 0:37
Link: Bob Beede
Description: Mature Tree Pruning: Hand & Mechanical Pruning

Date: 11/18/2014
Time: 5:30 PM
Duration: 0:27
Link: Andy Anzaldo, Paramount Farms
Description: Economics of International Market: Looking Ahead

Date: 11/19/2014
Time: 8:30 AM
Duration: 0:47
Link: David Doll
Description: Irrigation: Tree Water Requirements & Advances in Pistachio Irrigation (deficit irrigation, ET, tree water requirements & RDI)

Date: 11/19/2014
Time: 9:15 AM
Duration: 0:26
Link: Steve Grattan
Description: Tree Health Under Saline Conditions

Date: 11/19/2014
Time: 9:40 AM
Duration: 0:5
Link: Steve Grattan, Q&A
Description: Tree Health Under Saline Conditions.  Q & A Session.

Date: 11/19/2014
Time: 10:15 AM
Duration: 0:12
Link: Tim Spann
Description: Pre-harvest, Harvesting, Transport, Trash, Processing & Grading

Date: 11/19/2014
Time: 11:00 AM
Duration: 0:19
Link: Gurreet Brar
Description: Understanding Your Grade Sheet

Date: 11/19/2014
Time: 11:30 AM
Duration: 0:42
Link: Louise Ferguson
Description: Macronutrients

Date: 11/19/2014
Time: 12:00 PM
Duration: 0:44
Link: Bob Beede
Description: Micronutrients

Date: 11/19/2014
Time: 1:30 PM
Duration: 0:25
Link: Elizabeth Fichtner
Description: Soilborne Diseases

Date: 11/19/2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Duration: 0:54
Link: Themis Michailides
Description: Cankers & Foiler and Fruit Diseases

Date: 11/19/2014
Time: 3:00 PM
Duration: 0:35
Link: Roger Baldwin
Description: Vertebrate Pests of Pistachios - What's New

Date: 11/19/2014
Time: 4:00 PM
Duration: 0:28
Link: Richard Matoian, American Pistachio Growers
Description: Economics of International Market: Looking Ahead

Date: 11/19/2014
Time: 4:30 PM
Duration: 0:35
Link: Linda Harris
Description: Food Safety in Pistachio Production

Date: 11/19/2014
Time: 5:00 PM
Duration: 0:21
Link: Gurreet Brar
Description: Economics of Pistachio Production

Date: 11/20/2014
Time: 8:30 AM
Duration: 0:58
Link: David Haviland
Description: Navel Orangeworm Biology & Management

Date: 11/20/2014
Time: 9:30 AM
Duration: 0:52
Link: Themis Michailides
Description: Aflatoxin, Navel Orangeworm & Management of Contamination

Date: 11/20/2014
Time: 11:00 AM
Duration: 0:45
Link: Kent Daane
Description: Small & Large Plant Bugs

Date: 11/20/2014
Time: 11:45 AM
Duration: 0:34
Link: David Haviland
Description: Mealybugs & Scale Insects

Date: 11/20/2014
Time: 1:30 PM
Duration: 0:18
Link: Kris Tollerup
Description: Mites

Date: 11/20/2014
Time: 2:00 PM
Duration: 0:34
Link: David Haviland
Description: Annual Integrated Pest Management & Developing Insect Issues

Date: 11/20/2014
Time: 2:30 PM
Duration: 0:32
Link: Richard Hereema
Description: Step-by-step Guide to Field Diagnostics

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