Please join us at one of our California Avocado
Growers Seminar Series.

 


Presented by
California Avocado Society, Inc., California Avocado Commission, and University of California Cooperative Extension


 Download all year PDF version here.


California Avocado Growers Seminars Series 2017

Scheduled Dates and Topics

 

February Seminar Topic
Irrigation Management and Automation

 

A big thank you to our Speakers

Brad Adams: Agricultural Sales at Irrometer. (Ventura & Fallbrook)
Jacob Moreno: Agriculture Sales Representative at Irrometer. (SLO)
Amir Haghverdi: Assistant Cooperative Extension Specialist/ Scientist of Integrated Urban Water Management at UC Riverside.
 

April Seminar Topic
Rootstocks

A big thank you to our Speakers

Peggy Mauk: Director of Agricultural Operations/Subtropical Horticulture CE Specialist.
Patricia Manosalva:
Assistant Professor of Plant Pathology and Director of the UCR Avocado Breeding Program at UC Riverside.

"Evaluation of rootstocks for salinity tolerance" Authour Peggy Mauk
Presented by: Ben Faber @ SLO, Pegy Mauk @ Ventura, Sonia Rios @ Fallbrook
 
"UCR Avocado Rootstock Program Update: Towards Developing Diease and Salinity Resistant Rootstocks" Author Patricia Manosalva
Presented by: Mary Bianchi @ SLO, Ben Faber @ Ventura, Patty Manosalva @ Fallbrook.
 

June Seminar Topic
Field Trips To See Local Issues

Speakers:

TBA

Dates/Times/Locations:

Tuesday, June 13, 2017, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.,
TBA
Wednesday, June 14, 2017, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.,
TBA
Thursday, June 15, 2017, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.,
TBA

August Seminar Topic
Florida’s Issues with Laurel Wilt

 

Speakers:

Jonathan Crane and Team: Tropical Fruit Crop Specialist at University of Florida.

Dates/Times/Locations:

Tuesday, August 1, 2017, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.,
UC Cooperative Extension Office Auditorium, 2156 Sierra Way, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Wednesday, August 2, 2017, 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.,
UC Cooperative Extension Office Auditorium, 669 County Square Dr. Ventura, CA 93003
Thursday, August 3, 2017, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.,
Fallbrook Public Utility District Board Rm., 990 East Mission Rd. Fallbrook, CA 92028