Calendar of Events in the West

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A University of California Cooperative Extension field day is held in 2019.
Updated regularly for readers of Western Farm Press and Western Farmer Stockman. Send us information about your upcoming webinar or event.

By popular demand, Western Farm Press and Western Farmer Stockman offer a calendar of upcoming agriculture-related events for your planning and consideration.

This list will be updated regularly. To submit an event for the calendar, email Tim Hearden at or Todd Fitchette at Be sure to include the date, time and place of the event, an agenda or brief description, contact information and a web link, if you have one.

Here are just some of the events coming up in the West. Times listed are Pacific time unless otherwise noted. [Note: Live events may be cancelled because of coronavirus-related restrictions on public gatherings. Check with the coordinators of the event you plan to attend.]

March 9-18

WineVit 2021

  • Virtual conference
  • Cost: $65-$475; register here
  • Sponsor: Washington Winegrowers Association

March 11

Management of ACP and Huanglongbing

  • Webinar
  • 10 a.m. to noon
  • Register here
  • Contact: Petr Kosina (
  • Sponsor: Science for Citrus Health

March 12

Sorghum for Nevada: Basics and Research Updates

  • Virtual workshop
  • 9 a.m. to noon
  • Free; register here by March 10
  • Sponsor: University of Nevada, Reno

March 16-17

NNSP Native Seed Forum

  • Online forum
  • 9 a.m. to noon March 16; 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. March 17
  • Register by emailing
  • Sponsor: Nevada Native Seed Partnership

March 24

Winter Cover Cropping in the Sacramento Valley

  • Virtual field day
  • 10 a.m. to noon
  • Register here
  • Contact: Sarah Light,
  • Sponsor: Cooperative Extension, Sutter-Yuba Counties

UC Ag Experts Talk: Bug Pests of Almonds

  • Webinar
  • 3 to 4:30 p.m.
  • Register here
  • Contact: Petr Kosina (
  • Sponsor: UC Ag Experts Talk

March 25

2021 Golden State Dairy Management Conference

  • Zoom webinar
  • 1 to 5 p.m.
  • Registration/logistics: Rachel Palmer, or call (530) 750-1361
  • Sponsor: ANR Program Support Unit

April 10

101st Annual California Ram Sale

  • International Agri-Center, Tulare, Calif.
  • 9 a.m.
  • Sponsor: California Wool Growers Association

To view the University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources' full calendar of events, click here. For information about AgCEU courses, click here. For the UC Agritourism Directory, click here. Find a link to UCCE in your county on the map at For the Almond Board of California's calendar of events, click here.

For Oregon State University Extension's complete events calendar, click here. For the University of Arizona Extension's, click here. For Washington State University Extension's, click here. For the University of Idaho Extension's, click here. The University of Nevada-Reno Extension's event calendar is here; Utah State University Extension's is here; the University of Wyoming's is here; Montana State University Extension's is here; and Colorado State University Extension's is here.

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