Opportunities

WCAHS Monthly Seminar Series

June 03, 2019

Center for Health and the Environment, UC Davis

Join the Western Center for Agricultural Health and Safety for their monthly seminar series. On Monday, June 3 at 4pm, special guest Jesus Fernandez Bayo will present a seminar entitled "Introducing alternatives to chemical soil fumigation, why, where and how?" Lectures are free and open to the public. Click here for more information.

Breeding Crops for Enhanced Food Safety

June 04, 2019

Alumni Center, UC Davis

Join USDA-NIFA, the Western Center for Plant Safety, and the UC Davis Department of Plant Sciences and Plant Breeding Center for this novel workshop. Attendees will collaborate to identify knowledge gaps and research priorities in the emerging field of breeding for food safety. Sessions will cover regulatory, industry, and extension perspectives on crop safety, genetic diversity, and more. Click here to learn more and register.

Weed Day 2019

July 11, 2019

Alumni Center, UC Davis

The 63rd annual Weed Day provides an opportunity for pest control advisers, farm advisers, chemical company cooperators, college faculty and students, and regulatory officials to learn about current weed science research at UC Davis. Join this symposium on July 11, which includes a field tour of weed science research plots and presentations on projects. Click here to learn more and register.

2019 Western Agriculture Safety and Health Conference

August 07, 2019

University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Save the date for the 2019 Western Agriculture Safety and Health Conference: August 7-9, 2019. The conference will focus on the themes of workforce, climate change, animal agriculture, and more. Subtitled Cultivating Collaborations, the conference's goal is to build collaborative relationships and foster the exchange of ideas. Learn more here.