2018 North American Raspberry and Blackberry Conference to be held in California

Registration is now open for the North American Raspberry & Blackberry Conference in Ventura, CA – a prime vacation destination and a major berry production region – this coming February.


After an opening reception on Feb. 21, the conference features a full-day tour of farms and research on Feb. 22 followed by two days of educational sessions, posters, and trade show Feb. 23-24.

Featured speakers on the program include Miles Reiter of Driscoll’s and Diego Martinez, president of the Mexican berry exporting organization Aneberries. Educational breakouts include sessions on pest and disease control, tunnel production, trellising/pruning, food safety, plant breeding, and more.

The conference will be at the Ventura Beach Marriott. Click here for hotel and travel information.