Events Calendar

This calendar is composed of outreach events related to agricultural management practices that align with FREP’s mission. To add an outreach event, contact us at frep@cdfa.ca.gov.

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Soil Health and Cover Cropping Field Meeting 10:00 am
Soil Health and Cover Cropping Field Meeting @ Staten Island Grain Silos
Sep 4 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Agenda 10:00am Welcome, Introductions, and Project Overview Michelle Leinfelder-Miles and Brenna Aegerter, UCCE, San Joaquin County 10:20am “Lightning Talks” Brief presentations from organizations working on cover cropping and soil health Cool Season Cover Cropping: Sarah[...]
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California Agricultural Irrigation Association Fall Meeting
California Agricultural Irrigation Association Fall Meeting @ SeaCrest Oceanfront Hotel
Sep 10 – Sep 12 all-day
Save the date! More information coming soon http://calagirrigation.com/events.shtml
Considerations for Post Harvest Plant Health & Nutrition Inputs 11:00 am
Considerations for Post Harvest Plant Health & Nutrition Inputs @ Sept 10- Spike & Rail in Selma, Sept 17- Hyatt Place in Delano
Sep 10 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Come join us Tuesday, September 10 (Spike & Rail Restaurant in Selma) or Tuesday, September 17 (Hyatt Place in Delano) as we review the nutritional needs of your trees and vines post harvest.  Each session[...]
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Turfgrass and Landscape Research Field Day 7:30 am
Turfgrass and Landscape Research Field Day @ UC Riverside Turfgrass Research Facility
Sep 12 @ 7:30 am – 1:30 pm
7:30 Registration and Trade Show 8:30 Welcome and Introductions – Tribute to Steve Cockerham Peggy Mauk and Jim Baird 8:50 Group Field Tour Stop #1: Improvement of Bermudagrass, Kikuyugrass, and Zoysiagrass for Winter Color Retention and Drought[...]
Nitrogen Managment Self-Certification Workshop 9:00 am
Nitrogen Managment Self-Certification Workshop @ Courtyard by Marriott Oxnard
Sep 12 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
Growers are invited to participate in a Nitrogen Management Plan (NMP) workshop, to aquire the credentials needed to develop self-certified plans for their farms.  To learn more about the requirements and the areas in which[...]
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Soil Health and Climate-Smart Agriculture 10:00 am
Soil Health and Climate-Smart Agriculture @ Mendota, CA
Sep 13 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
We invite folks to an important information sharing opportunity at the Mendota, CA farm of Gary and Mari Martin on Friday, September 13th at 10:00 AM. Work that is being done at their farm on[...]
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Dragon Fruit Field Day 6:30 am
Dragon Fruit Field Day @ UC South Coast Research & Extension Center
Sep 14 @ 6:30 am – 2:30 pm
Tentative Agenda: 6:30 am Registration/Continental Breakfast 7:30 am Welcome & Overview of UC-SCREC – UC South Coast REC Staff 7:45 am Trams Depart for Field Tour: Session 1 8:00 am Stop # 1: Presentations in[...]
Best Practices in Ag Water Management 10:00 am
Best Practices in Ag Water Management @ Alba Organics
Sep 14 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
, American Farmland Trust, the organization behind the national movement No Farms No Food®, announces an agricultural water management workshop -in collaboration with Alba Organics and the Farmer Veteran Coalition- that will provide the opportunity to learn how to adopt best practices  proven to be[...]
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Considerations for Post Harvest Plant Health & Nutrition Inputs 11:00 am
Considerations for Post Harvest Plant Health & Nutrition Inputs @ Sept 10- Spike & Rail in Selma, Sept 17- Hyatt Place in Delano
Sep 17 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Come join us Tuesday, September 10 (Spike & Rail Restaurant in Selma) or Tuesday, September 17 (Hyatt Place in Delano) as we review the nutritional needs of your trees and vines post harvest.  Each session[...]
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Fertilizer Type, Uses, and Methods of Monitoring Fertilizer Status in a Nursery Operation 7:30 am
Fertilizer Type, Uses, and Methods of Monitoring Fertilizer Status in a Nursery Operation @ Target Specialty Products
Sep 18 @ 7:30 am – 3:30 pm
Workshop Flyer The workshop key learnings include: • Have a working knowledge of fertilizer types. • Choose the proper fertilizer(s) to optimize plant growth and have a sustainable operation • Use fertilizers properly to optimize[...]
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Alfalfa and Forage Field Day 7:00 am
Alfalfa and Forage Field Day @ UC Kearney Agricultural Research and Extension Center
Sep 19 @ 7:00 am – 1:30 pm
A half-day of forage research demonstrations and educational presentations in the field and in the classroom. The meeting will begin early morning through lunch, and lunch will be provided.
Feeding Beets on California Dairy Farms 12:15 pm
Feeding Beets on California Dairy Farms @ Kearney Ag Center
Sep 19 @ 12:15 pm – 3:45 pm
What this meeting will cover: The use of sugar beets as a winter forage crop on dairies in the San Joaquin Valley. Sugar beets were planted in late October in 2018 on the Legacy Dairy[...]
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Crop Consultant Conference
Crop Consultant Conference @ Visalia Convention Center
Sep 26 – Sep 27 all-day
Crop Consultant Conference @ Visalia Convention Center
● 1:00 PM Registration 2:00 PM ● Getting The Most  out of Your Soil Richard Kreps, CCA ● 2:30 PM How to Optimize IPM and Nutrient Management using Aerial Drone Technology Mark Dufau, Director of[...]
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