The calendar below is a compilation of events, meeting and seminars hosted by the Commission or other industry entities that may be of interest to California avocado growers. To view agendas and minutes from previous CAC meetings, please visit the meeting agendas and minutes page.

August, 2020

CAC Finance Committee Web/Teleconference, August 2020

12 Aug
1:00pm - 2:30pm

Avocado Weed Management and Biostimulants in Agriculture

The University of California Cooperative Extension (UCCE), in partnership with the California Avocado Commission and the California Avocado Society, will present a free Avocado Weed Management and Biostimulants in Agriculture webinar. 

Dr. Sonia Rios, UCCE Farm Advisor, will discuss:

  • How to identify weeds
  • Various weed control methods
  • Chemical alternatives for lost glyphosate and how to use them
  • New products

Dr. Ben Faber, Subtropcial Crops Advisor from Ventura/Santa Barbara Counties, will discuss:

12 Aug
9:00am - 11:00am

CAC Board Web/Teleconference Meeting, August 2020

13 Aug
10:00am - 12:15pm

VCFSA Produce Safety Rule — Regulatory Update Regarding Water Meeting

The Ventura County Food Safety Association (VCFSA) is hosting an online meeting entitled, “Produce Safety Rule — Regulatory Update Regarding Water.” The virtual meeting is free to VCFSA members. Non-members will be charged a $40 fee.

The guest speaker is Dr. Trevor Suslow, vice president of food safety for the Produce Marketing Association. Dr. Suslow has served as an extension research specialist at the University of California, Davis.

20 Aug
10:00am - 11:30am

October, 2020

CAC Board Meeting, October 2020

07 Oct
CAC Office, 12 Mauchly, Ste L
Irvine , CA

November, 2020

CAC Board Meeting, November 2020

19 Nov
CAC Office, 12 Mauchly, Ste L
Irvine , CA