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

Training News

National Farmers Union Offering Women in Leadership Conference

  • Dec 08, 2017

The National Farmers Union is hosting a “Women in Leadership” Conference from January 14 – 18, 2018 in San Diego, California that will focus on business and success planning, running for local office and innovative marketing strategies.

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FSMA Produce Safety Rule Trainings, December 5 and December 7, 2017

  • Nov 16, 2017

Sunkist Growers has scheduled two Produce Safety Rule training opportunities. Learn more.

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California Bee Publication Now Available

  • Nov 15, 2017

The University of California Department of Agriculture and Natural Resources recently released a new guide entitled, “Common Bees in California Gardens” that may be of interest to California avocado growers.

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Ventura County Groundwater Forum

  • Nov 07, 2017

The Farm Bureau of Ventura County is hosting the “Countdown to Sustainability: Ventura County’s Groundwater Forum,” which will focus on Ventura County’s progress in implementing requirements of the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act.

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“Growing Together” Latino Farmer Conference

  • Oct 09, 2017

The National Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) and the National Center for Appropriate Technology are hosting the Third Annual “Growing Together” Latino Farmer Conference specifically designed for Spanish speaking farmers, ranchers and members of agricultural organizations.

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California Small Farm Conference

  • Oct 03, 2017

The California Small Farm Conference is a unique opportunity for small-scale farmers to meet with industry leaders and innovators in the interests of growing their business. The two-day event attracts more than 300 attendees and includes workshops, field courses and networking opportunities.

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