Upcoming Invasive Shot Hole Borer Webinar

  • May 11, 2020

The University of California will host an Ag Experts Talk on the subject of the invasive shot hole  borers (ISHB) and avocado on May 20 at 3:00 p.m. The online session will be led by Dr. Akif Eskalen, Plant Pathology Specialist at UCCE. Topics will include:

  • Identification of invasive shot hole borers
  • Symptoms of ISHB infestation and the resulting fusarium dieback disease
  • Current ISHB distribution in California
  • Latest research on the biology and epidemiology of the ISHB fusarium disease complex
  • Pesticide treatments
  • Biocontrol studies

Online registration for the webinar is now available.

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