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2016 Annual Certified Private (Grower) Workshop

December 1, 2016 from 9:00 AM 12:00 PM

Santa Rosa Veterans Memorial

1351 Maple Avenue

Santa Rosa, CA 95404
38.4343916, -122.7010943

Meeting Documentation

2.5 hours of continuing education units have been approved by the California Department of Pesticide Regulation (2.0 Laws and Regs and 0.5 Other).

Pre-Registration

  • Pre-registration fee is $10 per person.
  • Payment must be received by Monday, November 28, 2016 by 4:00 pm to receive pre-registration rate.
  • Pre-registration fee may be paid in person at our office (cash, check, Visa, or MasterCard accepted at our office).

Register the day of the workshop at the door

  • On-site registration fee is $20 per person.
  • Registration begins at 8:00 AM.
  • Please note only cash or check is accepted on-site.
  • Registration fees are non-refundable.

Should you have any questions or need additional information, please contact the Department of Agriculture/Weights & Measures at (707) 565-2371.

Agenda

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM - Registration in the Lobby

9:00 AM – 9:10 AM - Introduction

Presenter: - Dan Curtin, Deputy Agricultural Commissioner

9:45 AM – 10:15 AM - Cannabis – Proposed State Regulations/ Pesticide Issues

Presenter: Pete Albers, Deputy Agricultural Commissioner & Andrew Smith, Senior Agricultural Biologist

10:15 AM – 10:25 AM Break

0:25 AM – 11:00 AM - Pesticide Use Around Schools

Presenter: Nathan Desjarlais, Agricultural Biologist III

11:00 AM – 11:15 AM - Top 10 Pesticide Use Violations

Presenter: Dan Curtin, Deputy Agricultural Commissioner

11:15 AM – 11:35 AM - GVM, OFF, and GWSS Update

Presenter: David Jagdeo, Agricultural Biologist III

11:35 AM – 11:55 AM - Pollutant Discharge Prevention BMPs for Existing Vineyards

Presenter: Andy Casarez, Agriculture & Vineyard Conservation Coordinator and Gail Davis, Agriculture & Vineyard Conservation Coordinator

11:55 AM – 12:00 PM - Closing Comments

Presenter: Dan Curtin, Deputy Agricultural Commissioner

Contact Information

Department of Agriculture / Weights & Measures
Business Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Closed from noon to 1:00 PM for lunch.

Contact us by Phone
Address
Main Office
133 Aviation Boulevard
Suite 110
Santa Rosa, CA 95403

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