2024 California Plant and Soil Conference

STARTS: February 6, 2024 8:00 am
ENDS: February 7, 2024 5:00 pm

The 2024 California Plant and Soil Conference will be held on February 6-7 at the DoubleTree Hotel in Fresno. The conference is organized by the California Chapter of the American Society of Agronomy (CA ASA). Registration is now open through the conference website (https://na.eventscloud.com/plantandsoilconference).

The annual conference provides an opportunity for students, professionals, and other attendees to increase their knowledge of current topics of agronomic importance in California. Many Certified Crop Advisers and Pest Control Advisers attend the conference to earn continuing education units that are important to their professional standing.

This year’s theme is, “Are We Ready? Adapting Agronomy to an Uncertain Future”. There are several sessions related to soil health and regenerative agriculture. Session themes include

  • Precision Agriculture
  • Nutrient Management
  • Micronutrients
  • Animal-Plant Systems Management
  • Soil Management
  • California IPM toolbox
  • Pesticide Resistance
  • Bees, pollinators
  • Groundwater Recharge
  • On-farm water management
REGION: South San Joaquin Valley
PRODUCTION SYSTEMS: Bees, Diversified, Field and Row Crops, Orchard and Vine Crops, Vegetables
CONSERVATION PRACTICES: Alley Cropping, Beneficial Insects, Climate Smart Practices, Conservation Tillage, Cover Crop, Groundwater Recharge Basin Or Trench, Holistic Planned Grazing, Irrigation Water Management
CROPS/PRODUCTS: Almonds, Avocados, Citrus, Hay Alfalfa, Pasture Forage Misc, Pistachios
EVENT LOCATION HOST: CA Chapter of American Society of Agronomy