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. 

November, 2019

Avocado Production Course for New Growers

UCCE is offering a six-week Avocado Production Course for New Growers beginning October 1.

12 Nov
1:00pm - 3:00pm
San Diego County Farm Bureau, 420 South Broadway
Escondido , CA
05 Nov
1:00pm - 3:00pm
San Diego County Farm Bureau, 420 South Broadway
Escondido , CA

October, 2019

Fall Management Practices to Improve Spring Flower — Index Fresh Seminar

Index Fresh is hosting a series of free seminars that will cover the factors that influence fruit set and the tasks growers should undertake during autumn to optimize next year’s fruit set and crop size.

31 Oct
9:00am - 11:00am
Pala Mesa Resort, Live Oak Room 2001, Old Highway 395
Fallbrook , CA
23 Oct
9:00am - 11:00am
Museum of Ventura, Pavilion Room 100, East Main Street
Ventura , CA
17 Oct
9:00am - 11:00am
Embassy Suites SLO, South Room, 333 Madonna Road
San Luis Obispo , CA

UCCE Soil Health and Cover Crop Field Day

The University of California Cooperative Extension is hosting a free Soil Health and Cover Crop Field Day in Santa Paula, CA.

31 Oct
9:00am - 11:00am
Hansen Agricultural Research and Extension Center, 287 South Briggs Road
Santa Paula , CA

Avocado Production Course for New Growers

UCCE is offering a six-week Avocado Production Course for New Growers beginning October 1.

29 Oct
1:00pm - 3:00pm
San Diego County Farm Bureau, 420 South Broadway
Escondido , CA
22 Oct
1:00pm - 3:00pm
San Diego County Farm Bureau, 420 South Broadway
Escondido , CA
08 Oct
1:00pm - 3:00pm
San Diego County Farm Bureau, 420 South Broadway
Escondido , CA

Avocado Cankers and Their Causes Webinar

As part of its UC Ag Experts Talk series, the University of California will host a webinar entitled, “Avocado Cankers and Their Causes.” Dr. Ben Faber will discuss:

  • How to identify various avocado cankers
  • The biology of various avocado cankers
  • Grove management practices to minimize cankers

Interested growers should register for the webinar online

23 Oct
3:00pm - 4:00pm