Below is a collection of upcoming seminars and training opportunities that may be of interest to California avocado growers.

Training News

San Diego Area Weed Management Seminar

  • May 15, 2018

The San Diego Weed Management Area is hosting a free weed management education seminar on June 4 for anyone interested in land and weed management.

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New Produce Safety Program Website Launched

  • Apr 23, 2018

The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) has launched a new website focused on helping producers understand Produce Safety Rule compliance.

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New Seminar Discusses Soils, Soil pH and Sustainability

  • Apr 17, 2018

Index Fresh is hosting a series of seminars covering soil health and sustainability. The seminars will be held in Fallbrook, Ventura and San Luis Obispo from May 7 – May 9.

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PSA-Approved Food Safety Workshop

  • Mar 31, 2018

The CCOF Foundation and UC Cooperative Extension are offering a Produce Safety Alliance-approved Food Safety Workshop session that meets the Food Safety Modernization Act training requirement for produce growers. Produce farms that gross between $250,000 - $500,000 in annual sales may be required by the FSMA Produce Safety Rule to have a supervisor attend a PSA-approved workshop by January...

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CAPCA Spring Summit Registration is Open

  • Mar 14, 2018

CAPCA’s 2018 Spring Summit will be held April 24 – 25 and will cover a number of topics that may be of interest to members of the California avocado industry.

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Upcoming Food Safety Conference to Be Held in Indian Wells

  • Mar 13, 2018

Members of the California avocado industry interested in learning more about food safety are encouraged to attend the Safe Food California conference, which will be held April 3 – 5. The conference includes keynote addresses, educational breakout sessions and the opportunity to network with other industry members.

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