Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology Upcoming Events  

December 2021

Date Event
13-16 Final Exams

 

October

Date Event
22 Ag One Turf Day Golf Classic 

 

September

Date Event
12 Ag One Ag Boosters BBQ

 

August

Date Event
2-6 Summer Kids Ag Camp (8am-Noon, $150, Registration Link)
13 Friday Night Flights Wine Tasting (4:30-7:30 p.m.), Fresno State Winery
23 First day of classes

 

July

Date Event
2 Friday Night Flights Wine Tasting (4:30-7:30 p.m.), Fresno State Winery
16 Friday Night Flights Wine Tasting (4:30-7:30 p.m.), Fresno State Winery
26-30 Summer Kids Ag Camp (8am-Noon, $150, Registration Link
30 Friday Night Flights Wine Tasting (4:30-7:30 p.m.), Fresno State Winery

 

June

Date Event
6-19 USDA Ag Discovery Camp (Virtual/Fresno State)
13-19 College National Finals Rodeo, Casper, Wyoming (Schedule / Results)

 

May

Date Event
5 Last Day of Classes 
10-13 Final Exams
13 "Basic Pump Efficiency in English" Seminar (Virtual), 9 - 10:30 a.m., Center for Irrigation Technology Advanced Pumping Efficiency Program, RSVP Link
15 Jordan College Commencement, 7 p.m., Bulldog Stadium (additional information on all six campus ceremonies (May 14-16))
20 "Well and Pump Efficiency for Potable Water Systems" (Virtual), 8 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., Center for Irrigation Technology Advanced Pumping Efficiency Program, RSVP Link

 

April 

Date Event
3/31-4/2 Spring Break 
15 "Variable Speed Drives for Agricultural Application" Seminar (Virtual), 9 - 11:30 a.m., Center for Irrigation Technology Advanced Pumping Efficiency Program, RSVP Link
17 FFA State Finals & Field Day (Virtual)
29 "Understanding a Pump Efficiency Test" Seminar (Virtual) 9 - 10:30 a.m., Center for Irrigation Technology Advanced Pumping Efficiency Program, RSVP Link

 

March

Date Event
4 CIT Basic Pump Efficiency Workshop (Virtual), 9 - 11:30 a.m., RSVP Link
6 Gibson Farm Market Plant Vegetable and Plant Sale, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
20 Preview Day (Virtual)
23 National Ag Day
23 National Ag Week Fresno State / United Nationals Global Compact Initiative (Virtual), 1 p.m., Zoom Link ID 860 3146 1606
24 National Ag Week Guest Speaker: Ryan Jacobsen, Fresno County Farm Bureau CEO (Virtual), Noon, Zoom Link ID 896 8246 9667
25 National Ag Week Guest Speaker: Dr. Stephan Sommer, Fresno State Viticulture and Enology Research Center Director (Virtual), Noon, Zoom Link ID 818 6978 0898
25 Remote Well & Pump Monitoring Using the Smart Meter Seminar (Virtual) 9 - 11:30 a.m., Center for Irrigation Technology Advanced Pumping Efficiency Program, RSVP Link
3/29-4/2 Spring Break

 

February

Date Event
3 Harvesting the Leaders of Tomorrow Career Fair (Virtual), 10:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
6 FFA Mid-Winter FFA State Finals - Citrus/Vineyard Judging/Pruning  (Virtual)
9-11 World Ag Expo Seminars (Virtual),  International Agri-Center, Tulare
11

Portuguese-Americans in Valley Agriculture Seminar: Tradition and Innovation (Virtual), 6 p.m., Fresno State Portuguese Beyond Borders Institute, RSVP Link

12 Ag Technology Demonstration Day (Virtual), Host: Center for Irrigation Technology / Campus Farm, 7:45 a.m. - Noon, RSVP Link

 

January 2021

Date Event
21 First Day of Classes 
27 Viticulture & Enology Alumni & Friends Reunion, 6 p.m., RSVP Zoom link; special Fresno State Winery 4-bottle wine package/virtual toast link 
29 Viticulture Greenhouse Groundbreaking (Virtual), 3:30 p.m., RSVP Zoom link

 

December 2020 

Date Event
2-3 Central Valley WIC dietetic internship program open house (Virtual, 12/2, 12-1 p.m.; 12/3, 6-7 p.m.), email Beth Arrindell (arrindellb@unitedhealthcenters) for Zoom invite link
3 Fresno State Winery Holiday Tasting (Virtual, 5:30-6:15 p.m.), RSVP link
9 Last Day of Classes 
14-17 Final Exams

 

November 

Date Event
3 Alpha Zeta Cal Epsilon "Alumni in the Industry Night", (Virtual, 7 - 8 p.m.)
4 Agribusiness Management Conference (7 days/7 sessions) - "Crafting Leaders for the Future: Certifying Employability Skills through Experiential Learning" (Virtual), 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., free to students/faculty, $25 public each session or $125 for series (7 sessions), RSVP link
4 Viticulture & Enology Department Webinar - Dr. Patty Skinkis, Oregon State University, (Virtual, 12 - 1 p.m.), freeRSVP link
5 Prospective Student Open House (Virtual, 5-8 p.m.), free, RSVP link
5 Agribusiness Management Conference (7 days/7 sessions) - "Wine Sales Analytics, Economics, and Consumption Changes; Adaptations due to COVID-19" (Virtual), 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., free to students/faculty, $25 public each session or $125 for series (7 sessions)RSVP link
7 FFA Cotton Judging State Final (Virtual) 
9 Plant Science Department Welcome Back & Career Fair (Virtual, 4-6 p.m.), free 
9 9th Annual Vineyards & Wineries Continuing Education Class Series by the Napa Farm Bureau & Ag Commissioners Office - "Focus on the Floor", Dr. Anil Shrestha, RSVP link
11/9-12/4 Central Coast Vineyard Team Sustainable Ag Expo Webinar - Vineyard Weed Management: Issues, Challenges, & Opportunities, Dr. Anil Shrestha, Link for conference attendees
12 E&J Gallo Winery Career Opportunities for Students (Virtual, 1-3 p.m.), free, RSVP link
12 Agribusiness Management Conference (7 days/7 sessions) - "United Nations Sustainability - A Production Agriculture Perspective" (Virtual), 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., free to students/faculty, $25 public each session or $125 for series (7 sessions)RSVP link
17 'Growing Productive Tomorrows' - Jordan College Day of Giving Student & Faculty Spotlight (Virtual, 2:30-3 p.m.), free  
18 Viticulture & Enology Department Webinar - Dr. Stefano Poni, University of Piacenza, Italy (Virtual, 12 - 1 p.m.), free, RSVP link
17 University of Adelaide XIII International Terroir Congress, 'Within-Vineyard Variability in Grape Composition - A case study from Adelaida District AVA, Paso Robles, CA' (Virtual), Dr. Luca Brillante, Info/RSVP
18 Agribusiness Management Conference (7 days/7 sessions) - "Providing The Food Experience in 2020" (Virtual), 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., free to students/faculty, $25 public each session or $125 for series (7 sessions)RSVP link
18 CIT Webinar - Remote Monitoring of Irrigation Systems to Save Energy and Water, (Virtual, 9 - 11 a.m.), free, RSVP link (by Nov. 17)
19 Agribusiness Management Conference (7 days/7 sessions) - "Artificial Intelligence and Big Data in Agribusiness" (Virtual), 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., free to students/faculty, $25 public each session or $125 for series (7 sessions)RSVP link
19 Fresno State Winery 'Wine Down' Wine-Tasting, (Virtual), 4-5 p.m., $30 - 3 bottles of campus wine (California Syrah, Malbec, Tempranillo), RSVP link
20 WET Center Webinar Series - Navigating the State of the Irrigation Industry, Aric Olson (Jain Irrigation Inc.) (Virtual, 10-11 am), free, RSVP link
25-27 Thanksgiving Break

 

October 

Date Event
1-30 Campus Crowdfunding Campaign - Viticulture & Enology (V.E. Petrucci Library / student industry tours/trips, Food Science & Nutrition post-graduate dietetic intern software licenses) 
1-11/2 Ag One Fantasy Vacation (Drawing on Nov. 2), Tickets $25 each / 5 for $100 (only 2,000 will be sold), INFO     
5 Animal Science Careers Industry Speaker Panel (Virtual, 4-5pm, Host: Imelda Dudley (idudley@mail.fresnostate.edu), free, RSVP link
13 Campus STEAM Job & Internship Fair (Virtual, 10 a.m.- 3 p.m., (Science and Math, Technology, Engineering, Agriculture, and Manufacturing areas) 
19 Food, Family & Farm Month Kickoff with Dean (Virtual, 4 pm), free, RSVP link
21 Viticulture & Enology Department Webinar - Sal Arriola, Bronco Wine Company (Virtual, 12 - 1 p.m.), freeRSVP link
22 CIT Webinar - Irrigation System Performance to Save Energy and Water (Virtual, 9-11 a.m.), free, RSVP link
23 WET Center Webinar Series - Overcoming Obstacles for a Brighter Future in California Agriculture, Ryan Jacobsen (Fresno County Farm Bureau) & Daniel Hartwig (Woolf Farming), (Virtual, 10 a.m.), free, RSVP link
28 Agribusiness Management Conference (7 days/7 sessions) - "Agricultural Economy Outlook - 2020 Perspectives and 2021 Possibilities" (Virtual), 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., free to students/faculty, $25 public each session or $125 for series (7 sessions)RSVP link
28 Viticulture & Enology Department Webinar - Dr. Markus Keller, Washington State University (Virtual, 12 - 1 p.m.), free, RSVP link
29 Agribusiness Management Conference (7 days/7 sessions) - "United Nations Sustainability - A Production Agriculture Perspective" (Virtual), 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., free to students/faculty, $25 public each session or $125 for series (7 sessions)RSVP link
30 ASI Senator / Student Forum with Jordan College Dean/Associate Deans (free), 12 - 1 p.m.

 

September 

Date Event
10 Fresno State Wine Club Wine Tasting (6 p.m.)
15 Jordan College Honors Cohort Information Webinar (6-7 p.m.)
16 Jordan College Honors Cohort Information Webinar (6-7 p.m.)
23 Animal Sciences and Agricultural Education Welcome Back & Career Fair (Virtual, 6 p.m.)
9/24-11/2 49th Annual Ag One Turf Day Golf Classic, Belmont Country Clu

 

August

Date Event
4 Grape Day Industry Research & Demonstration Seminar (Virtual), 9-11:30 a.m.
5-9 Youth Livestock Judging Camp (Virtual)
19
First day of classes

 

July

Date Event
6-10 * POSTPONED Campus Ag Camp Week 1
9 Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) Pump Efficiency Webinar (APEP pump testing/reporting, other measurement methods), sponsored by Pow Wow & PG&E, hosted by Bill Green, CIT, wgreen@mail.fresnostate.edu 
13-17 * POSTPONED Campus Ag Camp Week 2
20-24 * POSTPONED Campus Ag Camp Week 3
23 Pump, Energy & Water Efficiency Webinar (pump operation, components, curves, live demonstration), sponsored by SCE, PG&E, APEP, hosted by Bill Green, CIT, RSVP: http://on.sce.com/eLearning 
30 Variable Frequency Drives for Agricultural Pumping Webinar (basic pump components, efficiency, VFD flow/pressure/energy information & demonstration), sponsored by SCE, PG&E, APEP, hosted by Bill Green, CIT, RSVP: http://on.sce.com/eLearning

 

June 2020

Date Event
6 * POSTPONED - Viticulture & Enology Department & Research Center Anniversary Dinner
7-20 USDA Ag Discovery Camp (Virtual)
8-10 * CANCELLED - Industrial Technology Department Camp (Mon./Tue. 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; Wed., 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
26 Efficient Irrigation Pump Webinar (pump testing, APEP subsidies and incentives), sponsored by WET Center, hosted by Bill Green, CIT, wgreen@mail.fresnostate.edu

 

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Department of Agricultural Business
Department of Animal Sciences and Ag Education
Department of Industrial Technology
Department of Plant Science
Department of Viticulture and Enology

 

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