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Tomato Info Newsletters

Current information on local processing tomato production issues including variety trials and pest management.

Issue Articles Type Date Added
July 26, 2016

*Field Observations

*Fusarium wilt, race 3 resistant variety evaluation Trial
Monday, August 1, 2016 / 11am-Noon
South Woodland Area (1 mile north of CR 27 x west side of CR 99)

PDF 7/26/16
July 2016

*Bacterial Canker

*Yolo Regulations

*Field Sanitation

*New Advisors

PDF 7/18/16
Annual Tomato Meeting - 1-7-16

South Sacramento Valley Processing Tomato Production Meeting
Thursday, January 7, 2016
8am-Noon
Woodland Community & Senior Center (2001 East St, Woodland)

Agenda available at newsletter link below.

PDF 1/5/16
December 2015

*Meeting Reminder:
So. Sac. Valley Processing Tomato Production Meeting, Thursday January 7, 2016
8am-Noon, Woodland Community and Senior Center (2001 East St.)
Agenda provided in newsletter

*General observations and field notes

*Potassium Fertilization

*Additional Upcoming Tomato Meetings

PDF 12/22/15
Jan. 7, 2016 - South Sacramento Valley Processing Tomato Production Meeting

South Sacramento Valley Processing Tomato Production Meeting
Thursday, January 7, 2016   8am-Noon
Woodland Community and Senior Center (2001 East St., Woodland)

Topics include:
*Evaluation of supplemental composted manure & potassium on plant health
*Insight into Fusarium wilt of tomato
*Fusarium wilt studies
*Variety evaluations
*Location Pesticide Regulation update
*Powdery mildew management in processing tomatoes
*Root knot nematode control evaluations; and Southern Blight control attempts
*Chemical control evaluations for stink bug; and leafhopper surveys for Curly top
*Groundwater Quantity and Quality

Please click the newsletter link below for a detailed agenda.

PDF 12/18/15
February 2015

*Field Sanitation

*Broomrape Quarantine

*Cost of Production study

PDF 2/19/15
January 2015

*Meeting Reminder - January 8, 2015:
South Sacramento Valley Processing Tomato Production Meeting
8am-Noon at the Woodland Community and Senior Center (2001 East St., Woodland)
See agenda in newsletter for more information

*General Notes

*Potassium Fertilization

*Upcoming Area Tomato Meetings

PDF 12/19/14
January 2014

*Meeting Reminder - January 9, 2014:
South Sacramento Valley Processing Tomato Production Meeting
8am-Noon at the Woodland Community and Senior Center (2001 East St., Woodland)
See agenda in newsletter for more information

*Vine Decline

*Variety Trial Report

*Fusarium Wilt

PDF 1/6/14
December 2013 - Newsletter and January Meeting Announcement

General Notes - local weather conditions, soilborne diseases

South Sacramento Valley Processing Tomato Production Meeting
Thursday, January 9, 2014
8am - Noon
Woodland Community and Senior Center
2001 East Avenue, Woodland, CA 95776

Agenda included in newsletter.

PCA credits approved - 0.5 hours "Laws" and 3.0 hours "Other"
CCA credits approved - 4 hours

 

Additional meetings - see newsletter for more information:
*January 28, 2014 - N. San Joaquin Valley Processing Tomato Production Meeting, followed by California Tomato Growers Association Meeting
*February 19-20, 2014 - EXPO, California League of Food Processors

 

 

PDF 12/20/13
"Super Pest" - Marmorated Stink Bug - appears in Sacramento

The recent news about the brown marmorated stink bug (http://ucanr.org/?blogpost=11487&blogasset=60503) is good information is good information on this new pest to our area

PDF 9/20/13
September 2013

Field notes:
Mildew
Blackmold
Bindweed control

PDF 9/17/13
August 2013

Field Meeting Announcement
Tomato Variety Evaluation Trial in Fusarium Infested Soil
Tuesday, August 13, 2013  10:45am-noon
CR27 and CR99
(more details in newsletter)

Local Field Notes

PDF 8/6/13
April 2, 2013

*Important message on hail damaged tomato seedlings

PDF 4/2/13
Tomato Info Newsletter - Jan. 31, 2013

*Tomato spotted wilt virus

PDF 2/1/13
December 21, 2012

**** NEWSLETTER UPDATED 1/3/2013****

South Sacramento Valley Processing Tomato Production Meeting
Wednesday, January 9th, 2013   8:00am-Noon
Woodland Community and Senior Center (2001 East St. Woodland, CA 95776)
Agenda included in newsletter

*Disease notes
*Variety trial results
*Other area tomato meetings

PDF 12/21/12
Field Meeting Announcement 9/11/2012

Fusarium crown and root rot field meeting
11:00am to noon, Tuesday, 11 September 2012
County Road 25A X CR 97
near Plainfield Elementary School
southwestern Woodland area

More details and location map provided in newsletter

PDF 9/7/12
August 31, 2012
  • Mid Maturity Tomato Variety Evaluation Trial
  • Sept. 6, 2012 - 11am -12N  Western Davis area
  • (see detailed map in newsletter)

         *Field notes

PDF 8/31/12
July 2012

FIELD MEETING NOTICE:
Early Maturity Tomato Variety Evaluation Trial
Thursday, July 26, 2012

10:30am-Noon
Northern Winters area - 1.5 miles south of CR 31 x east of CR 89

Other topics in the newsletter:
*Field Notes
*Tomato Powdery Mildew

PDF 7/23/12
December 16, 2011

*UPCOMING MEETING - So. Sacramento Valley Processing Tomato Production Meeting.  January 10, 2012, 8am at the Woodland Community and Senior Center
*General Notes
*Additional Upcoming Meetings
*Early Maturity Variety Trial, Local Results
*Mid Maturity Variety Trial, Local Results

PDF 12/16/11
Tomato Info 8-22-2011

*Field Notes*
*Field Meeting on Varieties - 8/30/2011, CR 99 and CR 29, South of Woodland*

PDF 8/22/11
July 26, 2011

*Field Notes*
*Field Meeting on Varieties - 8/2/2011*
*Tomato Powdery Mildew*

PDF 7/26/11
Tomato Info 12-14-10

*South Sacramento Processing Tomato Production Meeting
Wednesday, January 12, 2011 (agenda included)
*General Information
*Mid-maturity Variety Trial - local results

PDF 12/15/10
September 9, 2010 Tomato Blackmold Control PDF  
August 9, 2010 *Field Notes* *Field Meeting: Varieties* *Tomato Powdery Mildew* PDF  
February 18, 2010 *Rodent Control Workshop*Irrigation Scheduling Workshop*Fresh Tomato & Pepper Meeting*Variety Disease Susceptibility PDF  
December 2009

*Jan. 14th Meeting Agenda* *Variety Trial Report* *Foreman Workshop Training (in Spanish)*

PDF 10/27/10
August 14, 2009 *Field Notes*Tomato Powdery Mildew*Field Meeting* PDF  
February 19, 2009 *Irrigation Workshop in Spanish* Deficit Irrigation Strategies* PDF  
December 12, 2008 *January 8 Meeting - Agenda*Correction on Report: Early Variety Trial* PDF  
November 05, 2008 *General Field Notes*Variety Trial Results*Reduced Fall Tillage*Calendar: Jan 8, 2009 MTG PDF  
August 5, 2008 Corrected *Variety Meeting* *Local Field Notes* *CORRECTED Variety Trial Results* *Field Bindweed* PDF  
July 8, 2008 *Variety Meeting Information* *Disease Sample Display* *Field Notes* PDF  
March 14, 2008 Irrigation Efficiency Fusarium Wilt Nitrogen Management Root Knot Nematode Worker Labor Incentives PDF  
December 17, 2007 *General Field Notes *Variety Trial Result *Cover Crop - Triticale *January 8th Meeting PDF  
August 30, 2007 Local Field Notes: Powdery Mildew PDF  
August 2, 2007 *Variety meeting *Fusarium Field meeting *Local Field notes PDF  
July 6, 2007 *Variety meeting - July 12 *Disease Sample Display *Local Field Notes PDF  
May 10, 2007 Local Fields Cost of Production Bacterial Speck Round-Up Resistant Rye New Virus Concern PDF  
December 19, 2006 Announcement for the So. Sacramento Valley Processing Tomato Production Meeting PDF  
November 21, 2006 General Field Notes Variety Trial Results Cover Crop - Triticale Jan. 12th Meeting Announcement PDF  
August 14, 2006 Variety Meeting Announcement Disease Sample Display Local Field Notes PDF  
August 1, 2006 Variety Meeting Announcement Disease Sample Display Local Field Notes PDF  
March 28, 2006 Transplanting Delays Result in Older Plants Multiple Plants per Transplant Plug Frost Damage Nitrogen Management DOC  
March 16, 2006 *Wet Weather *Cover Cropping *Statewide Variety Report *Bacterial Speck *Round-Up Resistant Rye PDF  
December 2005 Meeting Notice for Processing Tomato Meeting PDF  
October 18, 2005 - GENERAL FIELD NOTES - Local Variety Trials PDF  
Meeting Anouncement 9/21/05 No-Till Corn Production Field Day Wednesday September 21, 2005 10:00 AM – NOON UC Davis Department of Plant Sciences Vegetable Crops Field Facility Hutchison Blvd (about a half mile west of HWY 113) PDF  
August 19, 2005 -Variety Meeting -Mid Maturity Lines -Local Field Notes DOC  
July 2005 - Early Maturity Variety Trial - Tomato Variety Trial Field Meeting Notice - Local Field Observations - Local Field Research PDF  
May 2005 In This Issue: Bacterial Diseases Nitrogen Fusarium Wilt Reduced Tillage PDF  
December 9, 2004 *Local Trial Results *Tomato Meeting, Thursday, Jan 6th *Other Meeting Schedules PDF  
September 2004 *Luncheon for Mel Zobel *Mustard Cover Crop *Variety Trial Results PDF  
August 9, 2004 *Pest Activity in Local Fields *Mid Maturdity Variety Trial PDF  
July 2004 * Pest Management notes in local fields * Tomato Variety trial - field meeting. * Drip irrigation and mustard cover crop-field meeting. PDF  
December 2003 Local Trial Results Tomato Meeting, Jan. 7th Variety Trial Results PDF  
August 2003 Pest Activity in Local Fields Pest Managment Meeting Mid Maturity Variety Trails PDF  
July 2003 In this Issue: Pest Activity in Local Fields Early Maturity Variety Trial Meeting Notice PDF  
May 2003 In this Issue: Rainy, Unsettled Weather, Speck, Aqua Ammonia, Stink Bug, Irrigation PDF  
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