Below is a collection of upcoming seminars and training opportunities that may be of interest to California avocado growers.
The University of California Cooperative Extension is offering a free e-learning series concentrated on addressing agricultural water concerns relevant to California growers, including water management, treatment options and Produce Safety Rule testing requirements.
A new Virtual Avocado Field Day seminar entitled, “Zooming to Healthier Trees and Soils” will cover a wide range of topics of interest to California avocado growers. The free virtual field day will take place on April 14.
As of January 2020, growers with more than $25,000 in annual produce sales must be in compliance with the Food Safety Modernization Act Produce Safety Rule. To assist growers, a new FSMA Food Safety Updates for Produce Growers webinar will be held March 23.
The California Avocado Society is hosting a free webinar on February 17 concerning two topics: the plant growth regulator gibberellic acid and new avocado varieties. Learn more.
The Oregon State University Extension Service is offering a free Agricultural Wildfire Refresher Webinar on February 10 from 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.
The Ag in Uncertain Times team will host a free webinar on February 3 at 10:00 a.m. to share information concerning Western Water Systems Updates.