Dr. Beth Grafton-Cardwell, a research entomologist and integrated pest management specialist at the University of California, is hosting a free webinar for commercial citrus growers and industry members on Wednesday, Dec. 4 at 3 p.m. The webinar will address the management of the Asian citrus psyllid in commercial orchards. To register for the webinar, visit [...]
The free Central California Weather Watch program provided by CCM begins tomorrow November 15th and will run until March 15, 2020. CCM would like to thank the following weather watch sponsors for making this free program possible: For the 2019-2020 season, CCM is pleased to announce that once again Chief Meteorologist Scott Borgioli will provide [...]
California Citrus Mutual, in collaboration with several agricultural groups, is planning a Spray Safe event at the International Agri-Center. The event is free and open to all farmers, employees, pest control advisors, and applicators. Please mark your calendars and join us for a great day of education.
CCM hosted the 42nd Annual Meeting on November 8th. This year we celebrated many things; the resiliency of the California citrus industry and the career of past President and CEO Joel Nelsen. We want to thank all of our sponsors that made the evening possible. A very special thank you to all who attended and [...]
It has been a busy and exciting year for CCM and all of us here are looking forward to the 2020 Citrus Showcase. The Showcase will take place at the Visalia Convention Center on Thursday, March 5, 2020. We have attached a map indicating the booth locations from 2019 as well as a registration form [...]
As the end of 2019 approaches,we are excited for all that is in store for 2020. This year’s Citrus Showcase will be held on March 5, 2020. Please mark your calendars for a wonderful day of industry networking and education. Registration for the event will be available on November 12th. We hope you will join [...]
The San Diego Agricultural Commissioner’s Office and the Citrus Pest & Disease Prevention Program will be hosting a free workshop for nursery stock growers and purchasers at the San Diego County Farm Bureau on Wednesday, November 20 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. The workshop will provide an update on the Huanglongbing (HLB) quarantine and the [...]
The Citrus Pest & Disease Prevention Program committee meeting will be held in Ventura at 10 a.m. on November 12, 2019. To register, attend or view past agendas and venue information, visit: cdfa.ca.gov/citruscommittee/. You can find the agenda for the meeting here.
With the upcoming Paraquat changes, the Tulare County Agricultural Commissioner’s office will be offering several PAC Prep Classes and Tests. The test will be offered in both English and Spanish. There are 70 total questions and you must pass with a 70% or higher. For more information on the changes please review the letter sent [...]
Alyssa Houtby, CCM Director of Government Relations and Jared Plumlee, Chairman of the Government Relations Committee are in Russia for two weeks with the California Agricultural Leadership Program. This is a 17-month program that immerses the class in a variety of topics. Their mission is to grow leaders who make a difference and become a [...]