CAC to Host a Gem Seminar and Field Tour
Dr. Jonathan Dixon, former California Avocado Commission Research Program Director, will be in California the week of September 9, 2019. Jonathan is currently the Chief Technical officer for Seeka, a New Zealand-based produce company who is the licensee for the Gem avocado in New Zealand. Jonathan will deliver two seminars discussing his company’s experience with the Gem avocado and share his knowledge of the cultivar with California growers.
Tuesday, September 10, 8:00am
Pine Tree Ranch
19455 E Telegraph Rd
Santa Paula, CA 93060
Wednesday, September 11, 11:00am
Pala Mesa Resort
2001 Old Hwy 395
Fallbrook, CA 92028
A field tour of a Gem avocado grove will follow both meetings. Directions to the field tour sites will be provided at the meetings.