University of California Alfalfa Symposia
Image of Alfalfa Leaf 2015 Alfalfa & Forage Field Day - Kearney Image of Alfalfa Leaf
September 18, 2015 • 7:30 AM – 1:00 PM
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  • Event
  • 2015 Kearney Alfalfa & Forage Field Day
  • Date
  • September 18, 2015 • 7:30 AM — 1:00 PM
  • Location
  • Kearney Agricultural Center, Parlier, CA
  • Summary
  • The alfalfa and forage field day at Kearney Agricultural Center featured a field tour and presentations on topics such as irrigation management, variety selection, and pest control.
Field Day Schedule
Field Day Presentations & Handouts
  • Alfalfa Varieties Dan Putnam, Alfalfa and Forage Specialist, UC Davis Handout
  • Forage and Grain Sorghum Evaluations Jeff Dahlberg, Director, Kearney Agricultural Research and Extension Center, Parlier, CA Handout
  • Characterizing the Nitrogen Benefit of Alfalfa-Wheat Rotations Eric Lin, Graduate Student, Department of Plant Sciences, UC Davis Presentation
  • Alfalfa Weed Control Research Update Kurt Hembree, Farm Advisor, UCCE, Fresno County Presentation Handout
  • How Much Water Does Alfalfa Really Need? What is ET? Daniele Zaccaria, LAWR, UC Davis Presentation
  • Strategies for Managing Limited Water Supplies Blake Sanden, Farm Advisor, UCCE, Kern County Presentation