Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology Upcoming Events

 

July 2017

Date Event
14 Ag One Community Salute honoring the Borba Family (Fresno Convention Center, Exhibit Hall)

 

June

Date Event
11-24 AgDiscovery Youth Conference (campus & area)
11-17 College National Finals Rodeo (Casper, Wyoming)
14 North Bay Alumni & Friends Dinner (Santa Rosa)

 

May

Date Event
1 Ag One Turf Day Golf Classic (Belmont Country Club)
6 National Raisin Day Promotion (Gibson Farm Market, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.)
6 Dairy Club Banquet (Tulare International Agri-Center, 5 p.m.)
15-18 Finals Week
19 Jordan College Convocation (Save Mart Center, 2:45 p.m.)
20 Fresno State Commencement (Save Mart Center)

 

April

Date Event
1 Equine Club Playday (Animal Science Pavilion, 9 a.m. (Registration 8 a.m.)) 
1 Fashion Inc. Spring Fashion Show
8 Pre-Vet Club Vaccine & Microchip Clinic (Judging Pavilion,  10 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
10-14 Spring Break
21-23 Vintage Days
21-26 FFA State Convention (Fresno Convention Center/Fresno State)
22 Water-Wise Plant Exchange (campus horticulture unit, 8 a.m. - Noon)
22 FFA Field Day / Judging Contest (campus)
23 Papa Petrucci 5K Run/Walk (Viticulture & Enology Dept., Registration 7:30 a.m.; Race 8:30 a.m.)
27 Presentation by "Blue Mind" author Wallace J. Nichols, Water Cohort Campus Reading Initiative (Leon & Pete Peters Education Center/Student Rec Center, 6 p.m.)

 

March

Date Event
1 National Nutrition Month
7 Water Stress and a Changing San Joaquin Valley (Clovis Veterans Memorial District Liberty Ballroom, 9 a.m., Register by 2/28)
9 Ag One Stanislaus County Alumni & Friends Dinner (Modesto, 6 p.m.)
11 Bud Break Bash (Engelmann Cellars, 6 p.m.)
11-12 Bulldoggers Rodeo (Clovis Rodeo, Sat., 6 p.m., Sun., 1 p.m.)  
15 "Recruit Down the 99 and Beyond" Career & Internship Expo (Save Mart Center, 1:30-5 p.m.)
18 Fresno State Equine Club & 4-H Color Me Green 5K (Joyal Administration Building, Registration 8 a.m., Run 9 a.m., Walk 9:05 a.m., Clover Dash Obstacle Course 5-8 years old only, 10:30 a.m.)
18 Spring Vegetable Sale (Gibson Farm Market, 9 a.m.)
21 National Ag Day
22 Common Threads Luncheon (International Agri-Center, Tulare)
25 National Pistachio Day (Gibson Farm Market, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.)

 

February

Date Event
2 Harvesting the Leaders of Tomorrow Career Fair (Satellite Student Union, 10:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.)
4 'Ag Fest' Men's Basketball Game vs. San Diego State (Save Mart Center, 4 pm)
4 Mid-Winter FFA Judging Day
8 Bee Sweet Citrus Fresh Fruit Packing Line Laboratory Dedication
(Grosse Industrial Technology Building Room 154, 9 a.m.)
8 Viticulture and Enology Career Fair (Viticulture & Enology Dept. Annex, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
11 Wine and Chocolate Lover's Weekend (Gibson Farm Market, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.)
11-12 24th Annual Red Wave Classic Junior Livestock Show (Big Fresno Fairgrounds)
14-16 World Ag Expo (International Agri-Center, Tulare)

 

January

Date Event
7 21st Annual Red Wave Classic Prospect Sale (Sheep/Meat Goats - Fresno State Animal Science Pavilion)
17 Spring semester begins

 

December 2016

Date Event
1 Kern County Alumni & Friends Luncheon (Delano)
1-2 Gibson Farm Market Holiday Open House
7-9 "Salumi 101" Salami Meat Science Seminar (Fresno State Meats Lab) 
12-15 Finals Week
26-1/1 Campus Closed

 

November 

Date Event
2 35th Annual Agribusiness Management Conference 
4-6 Wine Weekend in the Woods (Narrow Gauge Inn, Fish Camp/Yosemite)
5 Winemaker's Dinner (Narrow Gauge Inn, Fish Camp/Yosemite)
10 Ag One West Side Luncheon (Fresno Equipment Company, Five Points, 11:30 a.m.)
11 Viticulture Club Fall Harvest BBQ (Wolf Lakes/Sanger)
17 Ag One Trap Shoot (Kingsburg Gun Club)

 

October

Date Event
1 Flavor of Fall Wine-Tasting (Viticulture and Enology Dept., 1-3:30 p.m.)
1 Horticulture Nursery Winter Vegetable Sale (8 a.m.-Noon)
22 Gibson Farm Market Fall Festival (8 a.m.-4 p.m.)
22 Big Fresno Fair Beef/Sheep/Swine Collegiate Judging Contest (Fresno State Livestock Judging Pavilion, 8 a.m.)

 

September

Date Event
9 Dr. Temple Grandin Presentation (10 a.m. book-signing, 10:45 a.m. speech, Satellite Student Union, free, sponsored by Animal Welfare Club)
11 Ag Boosters BBQ (Borba Ranch, Madera)
17 AgFest football game vs. Tulsa (Bulldog Stadium, 1:30 p.m.)

 

August 2016

Date Event
2 Grape Day (Department of Viticulture and Enology)
4-6 Livestock Judging Camp (Fresno State, limited to 100 youth, 25 adults; registration opens May 16 at www.caljackpotshow.com)
13 Iris Society Fundraiser and Nursery Plant Sale (Horticulture Unit, 8 a.m. - Noon)
18-19 Olive Milling Seminar (Fresno State)
27 Grape Stomp (2 p.m.)