The San Joaquin Valley Avocado Meeting will feature a variety of guest speakers and visits to two local GEM avocado groves. 

The meeting will include the following:

  • A presentation by Sam Santander, CDFA-Avocado Inspection Program
  • A presentation by Ken Melban, California Avocado Commission vice president of industry affairs and operations
  • A question and answer session concerning avocado growing in the San Joaquin Valley
  • Visits to two local GEM avocado groves (directions to the grove will be provided at the meeting)

If you are interested in attending the workshop, please RSVP with Mary Lu Arpaia at with the subject line: 12/5/22 Avocado Meeting.

05 Dec
8:30am - 12:30pm
UC Lindcove Research and Extension Center, 22963 Carson Avenue
Exeter, CA