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

Training News

Webinar to Address Avocado Cankers

  • Sep 16, 2019

As part of its UC Ag Experts Talk series, the University of California will host a webinar entitled, “Avocado Cankers and Their Causes.” Learn more.

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Pesticide Safety Instructor Training Workshops Available

  • Sep 04, 2019

The UC IPM and Western Center for Agricultural Health and Safety are offering new Pesticide Safety Instructor Training workshops approved by the California Department of Pesticide Regulation. Learn more.

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Avocado Production Course for New Growers in San Diego County

  • Aug 28, 2019

The University of California Cooperative Extension is offering a six-week Avocado Production Course for New Growers that begins October 1 and ends November 12. Learn more. 

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Organic Grower Summit Registration Now Open

  • Aug 19, 2019

From December 4 – 5, organic growers, producers and processors will gather at the third annual Organic Grower Summit held in Monterey, CA. Learn more about the summit's events and educational sessions.

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San Diego County Water Quality Workshop

  • Aug 14, 2019

The UCCE San Diego is hosting a Water Quality Workshop August 28 from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. The workshop will provide information concerning irrigation efficiency, nutrient management, pesticides and groundwater, and erosion controls.

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CAC Assessing Interest in Laurel Wilt Florida Avocado Tour

  • Aug 13, 2019

The California Avocado Commission (CAC) would like to hear from growers concerning whether they would be interested in participating in a tour in Florida to see the effects of laurel wilt disease firsthand and learn more about how it’s being managed. Learn more about this opportunity.

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