Growing News

Ventura County Hosting Small-group Outdoor Wildfire Prevention Workshops

  • Sep 15, 2021

The Ventura County Resource Conservation District is hosting a series of private, small-group Outdoor Wildfire Prevention Workshops focused on helping attendees better prepare for wildfires. The 30-minute workshops will take place September 25 from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

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Recording of CAC Avocado Nitrogen and Fertility Webinar Available Online

  • Sep 03, 2021

Recently, the California Avocado Commission hosted the “Avocado Nitrogen and Fertility Considerations Webinar” for members of the industry. A recording of the webinar is now available on the Commission’s YouTube page.

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CAC Launches Sustainability Webpage

  • Sep 03, 2021

The California Avocado Commission has launched a webpage to showcase the sustainability practices of California avocado growers. The information illustrates how California avocado growers are good stewards of the land as well as contributing members of their communities.

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Produce Safety Training Sessions Available

  • Aug 31, 2021

The Farm Employers Labor Service, in partnership with the Safe Food Alliance, is hosting produce safety training sessions required for produce growers in accordance with the Food Safety Modernization Act. Learn more.

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Free Agriculture Field Supervisor Training Available

  • Aug 31, 2021

Ventura College is offering a series of free bilingual Agriculture Field Supervisor Training courses. For those who complete all three required courses, a State Approved Certificate will be available.

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New Webinar Addresses California Avocado Fertility

  • Aug 30, 2021

The California Avocado Commission is hosting a new free webinar — Avocado Fertility; Right Time, Right Source, Right Rate, Right Place — on September 15 from 9:00 – 11:00 a.m. Learn more about this webinar.

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