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.

February, 2024

36th Annual Small Farm Conference

The 36th annual California Small Farm Conference will will host 60 online workshops, interactive forums and in-person gatherings around California, and will include Spanish language sessions.

25 Feb
8:00am - 5:45pm
Webinars
26 Feb
8:00am - 5:45pm
Webinars
27 Feb
8:00am - 5:45pm
Webinars
28 Feb
8:00am - 5:45pm
Webinars
29 Feb
8:30am - 5:00pm
Various locations around California

Avocado Café Fertilization and Data Analysis Webinar

The free Avocado Café webinar will discuss choosing your fertilizer wisely and interpreting your analysis.

27 Feb
8:00am - 10:00am
Webinar

Virtual Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training

The University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources department is offering a two-day virtual Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training course that satisfies the Food Safety Modernization Act Produce Safety Rule requirement. Registration closes February 15. 

The course includes seven modules that will cover the following topics during the two-day session:

28 Feb
12:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual
29 Feb
12:00pm - 4:30pm
Virtual

March, 2024

36th Annual Small Farm Conference

The 36th annual California Small Farm Conference will will host 60 online workshops, interactive forums and in-person gatherings around California, and will include Spanish language sessions.

01 Mar
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Various locations around California

April, 2024

CAS Seminar: Fertilizers and Irrigation

The seminar can be attended in person or virtually. 

11 Apr
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Escondido Farm Bureau Offices, 420 South Broadway
Escondido , CA

CAC Annual Meetings

The California Avocado Commission will host its CAC Annual Meetings over a series of three days. CAC encourages stakeholders to attend the sessions, which will provide attendees with the opportunity to meet CAC’s leadership team, learn more about the 2024 marketing campaign and gain insight into the grower-focused priorities of the Production Research and Industry Affairs teams.

15 Apr
9:00am - 11:00am
Center for the Arts, 340 N. Escondido Blvd
Escondido , CA
16 Apr
9:00am - 11:00am
Museum of Ventura County, 100 E. Main Street
Ventura , CA
17 Apr
9:00am - 11:00am
SLO Farm Bureau, 4875 Morabito Place
San Luis Obispo , CA

June, 2024

CAC Board Meeting

The June 2024 California Avocado Commission Board meeting will be held in-person only.

05 Jun
Pasadena Hilton, 168 S Los Robles Ave.
Pasadena , CA
06 Jun
Pasadena Hilton, 168 S Los Robles Ave.
Pasadena , CA

August, 2024
October, 2024
November, 2024