Date: Oct 23, 2014
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CDFA Sponsoring 2015 Specialty Crop Block Grant Workshops & Webinars

If you are interested in learning more about the 2015 Specialty Crop Block Grant Program competitive solicitation process, the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) is sponsoring several workshop opportunities that will get you up to speed.  The Department is holding four workshops (and two webinars) that will provide an overview of the program, a walkthrough of the online application system, a description of requirements for grant recipients and grant writing tips for interested parties.  The workshops and webinars are free; however, you must register in advance as space is limited.   

To reserve a seat, individuals planning to attend should email grants@cdfa.ca.gov with their contact information, number of seats required, and workshop location. Further details will be provided with confirmation of registration.

Workshops and webinars will be held on the following dates:

FRESNO COUNTY: November 4, 2014 (Tuesday) from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
American Pistachio Growers, 9 River Park Place East, Suite 410, Fresno, CA 93720

SACRAMENTO COUNTY: November 5, 2014 (Wednesday) from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
University of Phoenix, 2860 Gateway Oaks Drive, Sacramento, CA 95833

WEBINAR 1: November 6, 2014 (Thursday) from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Details will be provided upon registration.

ALAMEDA COUNTY: November 12, 2014 (Wednesday) from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Alameda County Farm Bureau, 638 Enos Way, Livermore, CA 94551

MONTEREY COUNTY: November 13, 2014 (Thursday) from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Grower-Shipper Association, 512 Pajaro Street, Salinas, CA 93901

WEBINAR 2: November 14, 2014 (Friday) from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Details will be provided upon registration.

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Matt McInerney
Sr. Executive Vice President
949-885-2263

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