Mobile Irrigation Lab
The Yolo County RCD is partnering with the RCD of Tehama to bring the services of the Mobile Irrigation Lab to gorwers in Yolo County. This is a limited program that will perform 10 irrigation evaluations per year for the next 3 years (2017, 2018, 2019).
This is a limited opportunity! If you are interested please contact Heather Nichols at Yolo County RCD, (530) 661-1688 ext. 12 or email her at email@example.com. For more information see the flyer.
Annual Restoration Workshop
April 26, 2017 8 am - 2 pm
Cache Creek Nature Preserve at 34199 County Road 20 Woodland, CA
The Cache Creek Conservancy and the Yolo County RCD are hosting their Annual Restoration Workshop. Experts from the Department of Pesticide Regulation, Wilbur Ellis and UC Davis will cover these topics:
The $10 registration fee helps provide snacks and a light lunch. DPR credits have been requested. For more information and registration click here or call (530) 661-1070.
Past Yolo County RCD Events
Yolo County RCD Receives Award
SACRAMENTO -The California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) has granted the 2013 Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Innovator Award to five California businesses and organizations that use 'greener' methods to effectively control pests. This award is the department's highest environmental honor.
The IPM approach employs monitoring, record keeping and other non-chemical means to help prevent and treat pest problems.
"DPR is pleased to honor these innovative organizations who are applying skills of observation and biology to address pest management challenges using approaches that are both effective and ecologically benign," said DPR Director Brian Leahy.
Established in 1994, DPR has given more than 140 IPM Innovator Awards to organizations that take significant steps to reduce risks associated with pesticide use and share their research and practices with others.
The 2013 IPM award winners are:
For the full story see the California Department of Pesticide Regulation website at: http://www.cdpr.ca.gov/docs/pressrls/2014/140123.htm
Yolo County RCD Annual Dinners