Avocado Varieties Seminar Available In-person and Online
On August 17, California avocado growers can attend a free Avocado Varieties Discussion online or in person from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. The live session will take place at 669 County Square Drive in Ventura, California.
The session will feature the following topics and speakers:
- Avocado Varieties: Current Status and Crystal Ball Gazing — Mary Lu Arpaia, UC-Riverside Postharvest Specialist/Avocado Breeder
- Performance of Commercially Available Rootstocks and Future Availability of New Ones — Consuelo Fernandez, Brokaw Nursery R&D Manager
- Grower Speakers on Avocado Variety and Rootstock Field Performance — Nathan Lurie and California avocado grower panel
Online registration for the session is available. The informational discussion is hosted by the California Avocado Society, the California Avocado Commission and the UC Cooperative Extension.