Navigation Links
Conference to highlight latest in postharvest pest control
Date:4/16/2013

RIVERSIDE, Calif. Recent developments in postharvest disease control will be highlighted at the 35th annual Citrus Postharvest Pest Control conference sponsored by the University of California, Riverside Extension April 23 and 24 in Santa Barbara.

Seminar sessions will run from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, and 8 a.m. to noon Wednesday, April 24, at the Hyatt Santa Barbara.

This year's conference will include a large segment on food safety as well as an update on research being conducted in Florida regarding the impact of Huanglongbing (HLB) on citrus juice quality.

"It's important for California producers to see how HLB impacts juice quality and what impacts we can expect on our fresh fruit industry if HLB begins to affect commercial citrus groves in California," said conference coordinator Mary Lu Arpaia, Cooperative Extension Subtropical Horticulturalist and a professor in UC Riverside's Department of Botany and Plant Sciences.

HLB is the biggest threat to California's citrus industry. The disease is lethal and currently there is no cure once the tree becomes infected, Arpaia said.

The two-day conference is designed for researchers, industry professionals and service company representatives and also features lectures on domestic and international pesticide legislation and regulation, new fungicide resistance, growth regulators and new concepts of fruit packing.


'/>"/>
Contact: Iqbal Pittalwala
iqbal@ucr.edu
951-827-6050
University of California - Riverside
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. BGI hosts its 2nd International Conference on Genomics in the Americas
2. IMPAKT -- Translational research breast cancer conference
3. International conference will put agri-food supply chain under the microscope
4. Undergraduate travel grant awardees present research at fly conference
5. Nobel Laureate Jules Hoffmann kicks off Annual Drosophila Research Conference
6. NAPCO Security Technologies, Inc. to Demonstrate New Product Capabilities at 2013 ISC West Conference and Exhibition
7. Twin Cities attract renowned health experts to inaugural conference
8. MARC travel awards announced for 2013 GSA Drosophila Research Conference
9. Brain & Behavior Research Foundation announces spring 2013 conference & free webinars
10. Annual Urban Pest Management Conference set for March 26
11. Engineering Stream Conferences at PEGS 2013
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/22/2015)... DETROIT , Jan. 13, 2015 Technology Showcase, Hall ... iris-based identity authentication solutions, today announced it will showcase its ... and developed by the Department of Energy,s Oak Ridge ... International Auto Show . EyeLock,s iris identity authentication technology is ...
(Date:1/22/2015)...  A man-made form of insulin delivered by nasal spray ... adults with mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer,s disease dementia, ... Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. The study,s ... impairment (MCI) or mild to moderate Alzheimer,s dementia (AD). ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... ROBERTS, Washington , January 20, 2015 ... and tech stocks, releases video from the CES 2015 (Consumer ... consultant Apollo Robbins . Apollo shows how ... biometric smart wallet, a product of NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):EyeLock Debuts First Iris Authentication Technology Embedded in 3D Printed Automobile 2EyeLock Debuts First Iris Authentication Technology Embedded in 3D Printed Automobile 3Nasal Spray with Insulin Equivalent Shows Promise as Treatment for Adults with Mild Cognitive Impairment, Alzheimer's Dementia 2Nasal Spray with Insulin Equivalent Shows Promise as Treatment for Adults with Mild Cognitive Impairment, Alzheimer's Dementia 3Apollo Robbins Talks about the Illusion of Personal Safety and How Easily Your Wallet is Stolen; If a Wocket Wallet is Stolen the Thief Can't do Anything With it! 2Apollo Robbins Talks about the Illusion of Personal Safety and How Easily Your Wallet is Stolen; If a Wocket Wallet is Stolen the Thief Can't do Anything With it! 3
... WASHINGTON, April 7, 2011 Science is playing ... and socio-economic debates, such as those about embryonic stem ... As a result, scientists are finding themselves forced into ... are misunderstood by policymakers and the public and even ...
... gene introduced into soybean plants has increased the amount of ... helping meet nutritional needs of a hungry world. Eve ... Li, an adjunct assistant professor and an associate scientist working ... Arabidopsis plants into soybean plants and increased the amount of ...
... encompasses the biochemical reactions that sustain life and is ... breaks down nutrients to generate energy and another that ... need to thrive. Considering the fundamental importance of this ... lead to serious diseases. Next week, experts ...
Cached Biology News:Starch-controlling gene fuels more protein in soybean plants 2At EB2011: The role of metabolism in disease 2
(Date:1/22/2015)... Controlled Substance Compliance Services (CSCS), a project managed ... legal requirements around using controlled substances in pharmaceutical research, ... their international operations expand and become increasingly complex, large ... a result of the first phase of the CSCS ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... (PRWEB) January 22, 2015 Diagenode, ... such as the Bioruptor® and complete solutions for ... for chromatin immunoprecipitation, alleviating the need for manual ... controls needed for ChIP of histones or transcription ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... , Jan. 22, 2015   Cypher Genomics, Inc., ... Inc. (NASDAQ: SQNM ), the leading ... for next generation noninvasive prenatal tests (NIPT). Through ... technology, called Mantis™, to advance analysis of clinically-relevant ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... , a precision medicine software company that has developed a ... genomic, imaging and other biomedical data in research and clinical ... CEO of Aspera, an IBM Company, to its board as ... "We are pleased to welcome Michelle to ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Global Compliance Service for Controlled Substances to Expand to China 2Diagenode Launches Unique Semi-Automated Solution for Chromatin Immunoprecipitation 2Cypher Genomics and Sequenom Announce Development Agreement 2Cypher Genomics and Sequenom Announce Development Agreement 3Cypher Genomics and Sequenom Announce Development Agreement 4GenoSpace Expands Board with Appointment of Michelle Munson 2
... - Oncolytics Biotech Inc. ("Oncolytics") (TSX:ONC, NASDAQ: ... the primary statistical endpoint in its multi-centre Phase ... of REOLYSIN(R) in patients with various sarcomas that ... "The proportion of patients on study with significant, ...
... LOURES, Portugal, December 11 Hovione announced today,that it ... Ingredients (API) site in Ireland. This site manufactures,intermediates for ... The site has had a number of ... & Welch, Warner Lambert, Pfizer and now Hovione. Over,the ...
... DC A National Research Council (NRC) committee ... shortfalls in the Bush administration,s strategy to better ... of nanotechnology and to effectively manage those potential ... Federal Strategy to Address Environmental, Health, ,and Safety ...
Cached Biology Technology:Oncolytics Biotech Inc.'s REOLYSIN(R) Exceeds Primary Statistical Endpoint in U.S. Phase 2 Sarcoma Study 2Oncolytics Biotech Inc.'s REOLYSIN(R) Exceeds Primary Statistical Endpoint in U.S. Phase 2 Sarcoma Study 3Oncolytics Biotech Inc.'s REOLYSIN(R) Exceeds Primary Statistical Endpoint in U.S. Phase 2 Sarcoma Study 4Hovione Buys Pfizer's Loughbeg API Facility 2Hovione Buys Pfizer's Loughbeg API Facility 3Panel blasts federal nanotech risk research strategy 2
...
...
Cell Lysis Buffer is used to lyse cells under nondenaturing conditions....
Rad 50 Immunogen: c-terminal mRad 50 (604 amino acids). Storage: 4 C...
Biology Products: