To complete repairs from a leak in September, the San Diego County Water Authority will temporarily shut down the aqueduct that delivers water to the western portion of the Valley Center Municipal Water District beginning around November 4.
The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) is now accepting applications for the State Water Efficiency and Enhancement Program (SWEEP). Applications are due December 16, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. Free SWEEP workshops are available for applicants.
In a recent blog post, Dr. Ben Faber has created a brief catalog of unusually shaped and/or blemished avocados that may be seen in California avocado groves. This article lists highlights from the blog post.
The Third Annual Organic Grower Summit will take place December 4 – 5 at the Monterey Conference Center and will include educational sessions, keynote presentations, a trade show floor and networking events. Learn more.
For three days in October, the town of Carpinteria played host to more than 80,000 California avocado fans at its 33rd annual California Avocado Festival and the California Avocado Commission was there to share information and California avocado-branded giveaways with attendees.