Turlock Irrigation District and Modesto Irrigation District are holding a joint workshop on the effects of the drought on Stanislaus County agriculture, how to implement effective deficit irrigation strategies, and what technical and financial assistance opportunities are available.
Speakers lined up for this event are:
Milton O’Haire, Stanislaus County Ag Commissioner
Roger Duncan, pomology and viticulture farm advisor, University of California Cooperative Extension
Diana Waller, USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service
These panelists will offer suggestions for coping with dry conditions, and will be taking questions from the audience.
Attendance at this informational presentation is free and all are welcome:
Thursday, May 29, 2014
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Stanislaus County Ag Center – Harvest Hall
3800 Cornucopia Way, Modesto