Industry News

Ventura County Seeks Grower Input Concerning Its 2040 General Plan

  • May 21, 2019

Ventura County’s Planning Division is seeking public comment on its Draft 2040 General Plan. This plan is used as the foundation for county policies and ordinances regulating land use in unincorporated areas and can play a large role in limitations applied to farming operations.

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Southern California Climate Action and Agriculture Symposium

  • May 15, 2019

California State University San Marcos is hosting a Climate Action and Agriculture Symposium for growers, researchers, policy makers, consultants, government agency members and others.

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Growers Invited to Ventura County Food Safety Meeting

  • May 10, 2019

The Ventura County Food Safety Association is hosting a seminar entitled, “Creating a Food Safety Platform in our Local Ag Community” on May 23. Learn more.

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Celebrate Hass Avocados in La Habra Heights — the Birthplace of Hass

  • Apr 30, 2019

California avocado fans are encouraged to celebrate Hass avocados at the La Habra Heights Avocado Festival. The family-friendly festival includes a Kids' Grove, vendors, artisans and a wide range of Calfiornia avocado dishes.

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Nitrogen Management Documents Available for California Avocado Growers

  • Apr 25, 2019

The University of California, Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources has a variety of nitrogen management publications available on its California Institute for Water Resources webpage that may be of interest to California avocado growers.

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Water Quality Impacts on California Avocado – A Collaborative Approach

  • Apr 15, 2019

A comprehensive understanding of how water quality impacts avocado tree health and fruit quality is still limited. Dr. Sat Darshan Khalsa and Dr. Ben Faber are leading a collaborative study of water quality impacts on California avocado trees. Learn more.

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