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Upcoming SJV Avocado Meeting And GEM Grove Tours

The San Joaquin Valley Avocado Meeting, which will occur on December 5, will feature a variety of guest speakers and visits to two local GEM avocado groves. The meeting will take place from 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at the UC Lindcove Research and Extension Center located at 22963 Carson Avenue, Exeter, California.

The meeting will include the following:

  • A presentation by Sam Santander, CDFA-Avocado Inspection Program
  • A presentation by Ken Melban, California Avocado Commission vice president of industry affairs and operations
  • A question and answer session concerning avocado growing in the San Joaquin Valley
  • Visits to two local GEM avocado groves (directions to the grove will be provided at the meeting)

If you are interested in attending the workshop, please RSVP with Mary Lu Arpaia at mlarpaia@ucanr.edu with the subject line: 12/5/22 Avocado Meeting.

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