Episode 408 | August 29, 2022 | Automated Insect Trapping, Evolution of Automated Weeding

Episode 408 | August 29, 2022 | Automated Insect Trapping, Evolution of Automated Weeding
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On this week’s MyAgLife in Almonds episode, we hear about automated insect traps for navel orangeworm and other tree nut insects. Additionally, Kylie Harlan covers the evolution of automated weeders.

 

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Episode 407 | August 26, 2022 | Crop Consultant Conference Preview, Dragon Fruit Production

Episode 407 | August 26, 2022 | Crop Consultant Conference Preview, Dragon Fruit Production
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On today’s episode, we get another speaker preview for next month’s Crop Consultant Conference in Visalia, Calif. Additionally, Kevin Brixey and wife Betsy of Dragon Delights in Ramona, Calif. talk about dragon fruit production and the upcoming UCCE tour and workshop.

 

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Episode 406 | August 25, 2022 | Tech Thursday: AgTech Collaborates with All-Terrain Vehicle Company

Episode 406 | August 25, 2022 | Tech Thursday: AgTech Collaborates with All-Terrain Vehicle Company
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On this week’s Tech Thursday episode, hear about a collaboration between AgTech and all-terrain vehicles that uses Computer Vision technology for improved scouting.

 

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Episode 405 | August 24, 2022 | Walnut Wednesday; Walnut Scale Mitigation

Episode 405 | August 24, 2022 | Walnut Wednesday; Walnut Scale Mitigation
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On this week’s Walnut Wednesday episode, we hear about walnut scale and how to confront the pest in orchards, including during the upcoming dormant season.

 

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Episode 404 | August 23, 2022 | Citrus Mealybug, ’Adopt a Tree’ Program

Episode 404 | August 23, 2022 | Citrus Mealybug, ’Adopt a Tree’ Program
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On this week’s MyAgLife in Citrus episode, we hear about citrus mealybug’s threat to the San Joaquin Valley. Additionally, Vicky Boyd reports on Almond Girl Jenny’s ‘Adopt a Tree’ program.

 

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Episode 403 | August 22, 2022 | Almond Stockpile Management, Railroad Safety Measures

Episode 403 | August 22, 2022 | Almond Stockpile Management, Railroad Safety Measures
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On this week’s MyAgLife in Almonds episode, we hear how processors and even growers can manage their stockpiles. Additionally, Kylie Harlan reports on the importance of ag personnel knowing their way around a railroad.

 

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Episode 403 | August 19, 2022 | Soil Health Sampling Protocols, Preview Of September’s Crop Consultant Conference

Episode 403 | August 19, 2022 | Soil Health Sampling Protocols, Preview Of September’s Crop Consultant Conference
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On today’s episode, we hear about proper protocols for soil health sampling and testing, including the best times to do so. Additionally, we get another look at speaker topics for next month’s Crop Consultant Conference in Visalia.

 

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Episode 401 | August 18, 2022 | Reduced Tillage Study, Identifying Weedy Rice

Episode 401 | August 18, 2022 | Reduced Tillage Study, Identifying Weedy Rice
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On today’s episode, Vicky Boyd reports on a long-term study on reduced tillage as well as more recent efforts to reward growers who adopt “reduced disturbance systems.” Additionally, we hear about the importance of identifying and reporting weedy rice.

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Episode 400 | August 17, 2022 | Walnut Wednesday; Walnut Breeding Opportunities, Rice Field Day

Episode 400 | August 17, 2022 | Walnut Wednesday; Walnut Breeding Opportunities, Rice Field Day
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On this week’s Walnut Wednesday episode, we hear about new walnut breeding opportunities in the state. Additionally, Vicky Boyd talks with Dustin Harrell, director of the Rice Experiment Station, as he previews the upcoming August 31st Rice Field Day.

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Episode 399 | August 16, 2022 | The Interesting Trend Being Seen in the Biological Product Market

Episode 399 | August 16, 2022 | The Interesting Trend Being Seen in the Biological Product Market
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On today’s episode, Verdesian CCA JW Lemons discusses the upwards trend in demand for biological products (despite high input prices) and why this trend is likely here to stay.

 

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