|Workers replace old drip lines in an almond orchard.|
|Cow pea aphids (Iowa State photo)|
|State Water Resources surveyor checks water content of snow pack.|
· UC Cooperative Extension Merced County pomology farm advisor David Doll on drought impacts on almond production.
· UC IPM advisor Dr. Pete Goodell covering alfalfa and cotton pest control issues for 2014.
· UCCE Fresno County farm advisor Gurret Brar on bloom time and spring disease control in almonds.
· Chris Linneman, program manager and engineer with the Westside SJR Watershed Coalition, covering pesticide use and the impact on local water and air quality.