2020 FREP Conference

Annual FREP/WPHA Conference

Fertilizer Research and Education Program

For over 25 years, FREP has presented its pioneering fertilizer research at annual conferences. Since 2007, FREP has collaborated with the Western Plant Health Association (WPHA) to create a conference that balances technical research with discussion on practical application. Presenters from academia, industry, and agricultural consulting provide general and technical information, current research and data, and practical applications addressing statewide and regional nutrient management issues.


Day One Presentations - Wednesday, October 28

  • Welcome - Karen Ross, Secretary, California Department of Food & Agriculture

Session 1: Sampling Techniques and Analyses

Session 2: Irrigation and Salinity Management

Session 3: Efficient Management Practices in Almonds

Day Two Presentations - Thursday, October 29

  • Welcome - Renee Pinel, President/CEO, Western Plant Health Association

Session 1: Soil and Crop Nutrient Management

Session 2: Managed Aquifer Recharge on the Central Coast


2020 Proceedings

The Proceedings include a synopsis of FREP’s latest achievements, summaries of current FREP-funded projects and relevant research, and a list of completed FREP projects. See past Conference Proceedings.