This is an archive of seminars covering a variety of topics — including issues related to the agricultural industry and, more specifically, the California avocado industry. 

June, 2023

Irrigation and Nutrient Management Field Tours

The Ventura County Resource Conservation District is hosting two Irrigation and Nutrient Management Field Tours on June 1 (3:00 – 6:00 p.m.) and June 2 (9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.) in Somis, California.

01 Jun
3:00pm - 6:00pm
Somis , CA

May, 2023

Thelma Hansen Symposium to Explore the Future of Water in Agriculture

The Hansen Agricultural Research and Extension Center is presenting a virtual webinar, Thelma Hansen Symposium to Explore the Future of Water in Agriculture. 

The three-day symposium will focus on water availability, quality and economics. The seminar topics include:

Water availability — May 23

25 May
4:00pm - 5:30pm
24 May
4:00pm - 5:30pm
23 May
4:00pm - 5:30pm

April, 2023

Avocado Cafe Seminar: The Consequences of Flooding and Mitigation Strategies to Consider

The Avocado Café webinar, “The Consequences of Flooding and Mitigation Strategies to Consider,” will feature the following speakers:

28 Apr
8:00am - 10:00am

CAS Avocado Grower Seminar: World Avo Congress Comes to California

This seminar will cover the full gamut of avocado growing topics presented during the recent World Avocado Congress in New Zealand.

25 Apr
9:00am - 12:00pm
United Water Conservation District, 1701 N. Lombard Street
Oxnard , CA

USDA Disaster Assistance Question and Answer Session

The USDA is hosting a virtual question-and-answer session concerning USDA disaster assistance on April 20 at 8:00 a.m. Learn more about this informative session. 

20 Apr

March, 2023

Index Fresh: Spring Cultural Management and Irrigation Technologies Seminar

The Index Fresh Avocado Cultural Seminar Series is hosting a seminar concerning spring cultural tips and irrigation automation and technology.

29 Mar
9:00am - 11:00am
Ventura Museum, 100 E. Main Street Pavilion Room (Spanish translation available)
Ventura , CA
22 Mar
9:00am - 11:00am
Temecula Creek Inn, 44501 Rainbow Canyon Road, Olive 2 Patio
Temecula , CA

California Small Farm Conference

The 35th annual California Small Farm Conference will host more than 50 online workshops, videos, interactive forums and in-person gatherings across the state from February 26 – March 3.

02 Mar
1:00pm - 4:00pm
Wild Acres Farm
Escondido , CA