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

Training News

Virtual Seminar to Discuss Avocado Rootstocks and Root Rot Treatments

  • May 31, 2020

The California Avocado Society is hosting a free virtual seminar concerning avocado rootstocks and root rot on June 10 from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Learn more.

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Laurel Wilt Research Update Zoom Meeting

  • May 14, 2020

The Bark Beetle Mycobiome Network is hosting a “Current Status of Laurel Wilt Research” online meeting where scientists and researchers studying laurel wilt will share their diverse findings with participants. Learn more.

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Webinar to Assist with Coronavirus Food Assistance Program Applications Available Online

  • May 13, 2020

A webinar to assist those interested in applying for the Coronavirus Farm Assistance Program is now available online. Learn more.

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Upcoming Invasive Shot Hole Borer Webinar

  • May 11, 2020

The University of California will host an Ag Experts Talk on the subject of the invasive shot hole borers and avocado. The webinar will be led by Dr. Akif Eskalen. Learn more. 

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Two Remote Produce Safety Rule Grower Training Courses Available

  • May 06, 2020

The implementation of the Food Safety Modernization Act’s Produce Safety Rule (PSR) mandates every produce farm must have an employed individual who has completed a U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved PSR Grower Training course. Due to current shelter-in-place orders the FDA has temporarily approved PSR remote training options. Learn more.

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Farming During COVID-19 Webinar Series

  • Apr 01, 2020

A new, free three-part webinar series, “Farming During COVID-19: A Webinar Series on Adapting to Crisis” is being offered to help farmers learn from one another, as well as subject matter experts. Learn more.

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