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Calendar

The calendar below is a compilation of events, meeting and seminars hosted by the Commission or other industry entities that may be of interest to California avocado growers. visit the meeting agendas and minutes page.

June, 2017

Sustainable/Organic Production on the Central Coast

This seminar, hosted by the California Association of Pest Control Advisers, will cover the following topics:

Jun 28
7:30am - 2:00pm
Residence Inn by Marriott at River Ridge, 2101 West Vineyard Avenue
Oxnard, CA

July, 2017

Pine Tree Ranch Grower Field Day

Jul 13
9:00am - 11:00am
Pine Tree Ranch, 19455 E. Telegraph Road
Santa Paula, CA

August, 2017

CAS Seminar: Florida's Issues with Laurel Wilt

The California Avocado Society (CAS), California Avocado Commission and the University of California Cooperative Extension are hosting a series of seminars addressing "Florida's Issues with Laurel Wilt". The speakers will be Jonathan Crane and his team of researchers. Dr. Crane is a Tropical Fruit Crop Specialist at the University of Florida.

Aug 01
1:00pm - 3:00pm
UC Cooperative Extension Office Auditorium, 2156 Sierra Way
San Luis Obispo, CA
Aug 02
9:00am - 11:00am
UC Cooperative Extension Office Auditorium, 669 County Square Dr.
Ventura, CA
Aug 03
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Fallbrook Public Utility District Board Rm., 990 East Mission Rd.
Fallbrook, CA

CAC Labor and Immigration Seminars

The California Avocado Commission (CAC) will host two grower seminars and provide a status update on possible legislative efforts along with information on the H2A Temporary Agricultural Workers program. Speakers will include Craig Regelbrugge, Senior Vice President, Industry Advocacy and Research for AmericanHort and Co-Chairman, Agriculture Coalition for Immigration Reform (ACIR); and, Jason Resnick, Vice President and General Counsel for Western Growers. Both have significant experience on the labor issues facing agriculture and are key players in the efforts to find solutions.

Aug 02
9:00am - 11:00am
Grand Tradition Estate, 220 Grand Tradition Way
Fallbrook , CA
Aug 03
9:00am - 11:00am
Ventura County Agriculture Museum, 926 Railroad Avenue
Santa Paula, CA

CAC Labor and Immigration Seminars

The California Avocado Commission is hosting two seminars concerning current labor and immigration challenges in the California avocado industry. 

Aug 02
9:00am - 11:00am
Grand Tradition Estate & Gardens 220 Grand Tradition Way,
Fallbrook, CA
Aug 03
9:00am - 11:00am
Agriculture Museum 926 Railroad Ave.
Santa Paula, CA

CAPCA ED Half-day Shot Hole Borer Seminar

CAPCA ED is offering a half-day rate ($50) for growers who would be interested in attending the shot hole borer (SHB) portion of a full-day seminar. The following topics will be discussed: 

Aug 15
7:30am - 11:45am
Green Dragon Tavern and Museum, 6115 Paseo del Norte
Carlsbad, CA

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