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

Training News

Two-day Virtual Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training Courses Available

  • Sep 13, 2023

The University of California Cooperative Extension is offering two-day virtual Produce Safety Alliance Grower Training courses from late September through mid December that satisfy the Food Safety Modernization Act Produce Safety Rule requirement.

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California Avocado Society Annual Meeting

  • Sep 12, 2023

The California Avocado Society will host its 108th Annual Meeting on October 14, including informative research sessions, in-field seminars, a barbeque lunch and awards ceremony. The informative session will take place at Brokaw’s Long Canyon Ranch located in Ventura, California.

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Agri-Tech Fair to Showcase Latest Advancements

  • Aug 23, 2023

On October 24, the Farm Bureau of Ventura County will host the Agri-Tech Fair — an event that will bring together agriculture technology companies, producers and industry leaders to share the latest advances in technology and how they can be used in agricultural operations.

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San Diego Region Irrigation Efficiency Workshop

  • Aug 15, 2023

The Resource Conservation District of San Diego is hosting an Irrigation Efficiency Workshop that will be tailored for producers using drip irrigation systems and provide information concerning how growers can obtain a free irrigation assessment of their farm.

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San Luis Obispo CAS Avocado Workshop to be Held in the Field

  • Jul 21, 2023

California avocado growers are invited to attend a free California Avocado Society workshop in the field at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo on August 2 from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Participants will rotate between stations at two field sites and learn from experts.

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UC Davis Hosting Climate Smart Agriculture Focus Group and Information Session

  • Jul 06, 2023

The University of California Davis seeks growers interested in discussing the challenges of farming in a changing climate for its free Climate Smart Agriculture Focus Group Interviews and Information Sessions. The event will take place on July 20.

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