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Tomato Info Newsletters

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

Issue Articles  
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)

7/26/16 Download
(807KB PDF)
July 2016

*Bacterial Canker

*Yolo Regulations

*Field Sanitation

*New Advisors

7/18/16 Download
(293KB PDF)
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.

1/5/16 Download
(18KB PDF)
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

12/22/15 Download
(3,170KB PDF)
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.

12/18/15 Download
(18KB PDF)
February 2015

*Field Sanitation

*Broomrape Quarantine

*Cost of Production study

2/19/15 Download
(3,705KB PDF)
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

12/19/14 Download
(453KB PDF)
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

1/6/14 Download
(481KB PDF)
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

 

 

12/20/13 Download
(53KB PDF)
"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

9/20/13 Download
(589KB PDF)
September 2013

Field notes:
Mildew
Blackmold
Bindweed control

9/17/13 Download
(40KB PDF)
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

8/6/13 Download
(86KB PDF)
April 2, 2013

*Important message on hail damaged tomato seedlings

4/2/13 Download
(36KB PDF)
Tomato Info Newsletter - Jan. 31, 2013

*Tomato spotted wilt virus

2/1/13 Download
(80KB PDF)
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

12/21/12 Download
(449KB PDF)
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

9/7/12 Download
(32KB PDF)
August 31, 2012
  • Mid Maturity Tomato Variety Evaluation Trial
  • Sept. 6, 2012 - 11am -12N  Western Davis area
  • (see detailed map in newsletter)

         *Field notes

8/31/12 Download
(265KB PDF)
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

7/23/12 Download
(59KB PDF)
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

12/16/11 Download
(82KB PDF)
Tomato Info 8-22-2011

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

8/22/11 Download
(33KB PDF)
July 26, 2011

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

7/26/11 Download
(99KB PDF)
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

12/15/10 Download
(68KB PDF)
September 9, 2010 Tomato Blackmold Control   Download
(PDF)
August 9, 2010 *Field Notes* *Field Meeting: Varieties* *Tomato Powdery Mildew*   Download
(PDF)
February 18, 2010 *Rodent Control Workshop*Irrigation Scheduling Workshop*Fresh Tomato & Pepper Meeting*Variety Disease Susceptibility   Download
(PDF)
December 2009

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

10/27/10 Download
(90KB PDF)
August 14, 2009 *Field Notes*Tomato Powdery Mildew*Field Meeting*   Download
(PDF)
February 19, 2009 *Irrigation Workshop in Spanish* Deficit Irrigation Strategies*   Download
(PDF)
December 12, 2008 *January 8 Meeting - Agenda*Correction on Report: Early Variety Trial*   Download
(PDF)
November 05, 2008 *General Field Notes*Variety Trial Results*Reduced Fall Tillage*Calendar: Jan 8, 2009 MTG   Download
(PDF)
August 5, 2008 Corrected *Variety Meeting* *Local Field Notes* *CORRECTED Variety Trial Results* *Field Bindweed*   Download
(PDF)
July 8, 2008 *Variety Meeting Information* *Disease Sample Display* *Field Notes*   Download
(PDF)
March 14, 2008 Irrigation Efficiency Fusarium Wilt Nitrogen Management Root Knot Nematode Worker Labor Incentives   Download
(PDF)
December 17, 2007 *General Field Notes *Variety Trial Result *Cover Crop - Triticale *January 8th Meeting   Download
(PDF)
August 30, 2007 Local Field Notes: Powdery Mildew   Download
(PDF)
August 2, 2007 *Variety meeting *Fusarium Field meeting *Local Field notes   Download
(PDF)
July 6, 2007 *Variety meeting - July 12 *Disease Sample Display *Local Field Notes   Download
(PDF)
May 10, 2007 Local Fields Cost of Production Bacterial Speck Round-Up Resistant Rye New Virus Concern   Download
(PDF)
December 19, 2006 Announcement for the So. Sacramento Valley Processing Tomato Production Meeting   Download
(PDF)
November 21, 2006 General Field Notes Variety Trial Results Cover Crop - Triticale Jan. 12th Meeting Announcement   Download
(PDF)
August 14, 2006 Variety Meeting Announcement Disease Sample Display Local Field Notes   Download
(PDF)
August 1, 2006 Variety Meeting Announcement Disease Sample Display Local Field Notes   Download
(PDF)
March 28, 2006 Transplanting Delays Result in Older Plants Multiple Plants per Transplant Plug Frost Damage Nitrogen Management 1/1/00 Download
(DOC)
March 16, 2006 *Wet Weather *Cover Cropping *Statewide Variety Report *Bacterial Speck *Round-Up Resistant Rye   Download
(PDF)
December 2005 Meeting Notice for Processing Tomato Meeting   Download
(PDF)
October 18, 2005 - GENERAL FIELD NOTES - Local Variety Trials   Download
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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)   Download
(PDF)
August 19, 2005 -Variety Meeting -Mid Maturity Lines -Local Field Notes 1/1/00 Download
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July 2005 - Early Maturity Variety Trial - Tomato Variety Trial Field Meeting Notice - Local Field Observations - Local Field Research   Download
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May 2005 In This Issue: Bacterial Diseases Nitrogen Fusarium Wilt Reduced Tillage   Download
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December 9, 2004 *Local Trial Results *Tomato Meeting, Thursday, Jan 6th *Other Meeting Schedules   Download
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September 2004 *Luncheon for Mel Zobel *Mustard Cover Crop *Variety Trial Results   Download
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August 9, 2004 *Pest Activity in Local Fields *Mid Maturdity Variety Trial   Download
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July 2004 * Pest Management notes in local fields * Tomato Variety trial - field meeting. * Drip irrigation and mustard cover crop-field meeting.   Download
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December 2003 Local Trial Results Tomato Meeting, Jan. 7th Variety Trial Results   Download
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August 2003 Pest Activity in Local Fields Pest Managment Meeting Mid Maturity Variety Trails   Download
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July 2003 In this Issue: Pest Activity in Local Fields Early Maturity Variety Trial Meeting Notice   Download
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May 2003 In this Issue: Rainy, Unsettled Weather, Speck, Aqua Ammonia, Stink Bug, Irrigation   Download
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