The Avocado Inspection Committee (AIC) is responsible for making recommendations to the California Secretary of Food and Agriculture concerning matters pertaining to the California Avocado Inspection Program. This program ensures that California avocados meet the quality standards established by the industry.
The Committee is seeking individuals who are interested in becoming a member for a two-year term. Members do not receive compensation, but are entitled to reimbursement for traveling expenses. The AIC is currently looking to fill the following seats:
- Three handler members
- One grower member
- One alternate grower member
- One alternate handler member
Individuals interested in serving on the AIC should send the completed CDFA questionnaire and a letter of recommendation from a member of the industry to Laurel Rudolph, CDFA Inspection and Compliance Branch, 1220 N Street, Sacramento, CA, 95814. Materials may be emailed as well to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information, contact Laurel Rudolph at 916.900.5322.