Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology Upcoming Events


December 2017

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2-3 Gibson Farm Market Holiday Open House
11-14 Final Exams                                   



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3 CIT Ag Irrigation Technology Showcase (Campus Farm, 8 a.m.-2 p.m.)
8 Ag One West Side Luncheon
9 Agribusiness Management Conference (DoubleTree Convention Center, 8 8 a.m.-1 p.m.)
15 Kern County Alumni & Friends Luncheon (Bakersfield, 11 a.m.)
18 Viticulture Club 65th Annual Fall Harvest BBQ (Wolf Lakes, 5 p.m.)
30 Ag One Trap Shoot (Kingsburg Gun Club)



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14 Dairy Club Red Wave Sale (Livestock Pavilion, 2 p.m.) 
21 Gibson Farm Fall Festival (Gibson Farm Market, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.)
21 Big Fresno Fair Collegiate Livestock Judging Contest (Animal Sciences Pavilion, 8:30 a.m.)



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10 Ag Boosters BBQ (Borba Ranch)
26 Science, Tech, Engineering, Ag & Manufacturing Internship & Career Fair (1 p.m. - 5 p.m., Satellite Student Union)
30 Ag Fest football game vs. Nevada (7 p.m.)



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12 Iris Society Fundraiser and Nursery Plant Sale (Horticulture Unit, 8 a.m. - Noon)
17 1st Day of Classes



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



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



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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)



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.)



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.)



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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)



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



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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)



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.)



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
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.)