Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology Past Events

 

2019

July

Date Event
 5 'Friday Night Flights' Wine-Tasting ($5, 3 - 6 p.m., Campus Winery) 
15-19 Youth Ag Camp (Ages 6-10, 8 a.m. - Noon, Horticulture Unit/Campus Farm)
19 'Friday Night Flights' Wine-Tasting ($5, 3 - 6 p.m., Campus Winery) 

 

June

Date Event
9-22 Ag Discovery Camp (High School, All Day)
21 'Friday Night Flights' Wine-Tasting ($5, 3 - 6 p.m., Campus Winery) 

 

May

Date Event
1 Agricultural Business Department Banquet (River Center/Old Friant Road), 6-10 p.m.)
1 Plant Science Department BBQ (Horticulture Nursery, 5:30 - 8 p.m.)
2 Brian Richter author presentation (Chasing Water) - Campus Water Read Program (Peters Business Building 191, 6 p.m.)
2 Northern San Joaquin Valley Alumni & Friends Reception (Michael David Winery, Lodi, 5:30 - 8 p.m.)
4 Water-Wise Plant Exchange Event  (Horticulture Center)
7-9 Basic Farm/Rural Appraisal Training Part 3 - Basic Approaches (Institute for Food & Agriculture)
8 Youth & Social Media Student/Faculty Presentations (Food & Family Science Building Room 318, 12:15-2 p.m.)
10 Basic Farm/Rural Appraisal Training Part 4 - Best Practices (Institute for Food & Agriculture)
13 Turf Day Golf Classic (Belmont Country Club, 10 a.m.)
13-16 Finals Week
17 Jordan College Convocation (Save Mart Center)
18 University Commencement (Save Mart Center)

31-6/2 Livestock Judging Camp (overnight) 

 

April

Date Event
9 Industrial Technology Department Banquet (Residence Dining Hall, 6-9 p.m.)
11 Foreign Agricultural Service Careers Presentation (Peters Building 194, 5-6 p.m.)
13 FFA State Field Day Judging Contest Finals
23 Leadership Speaker Series - Fresno County Farm Bureau CEO Ryan Jacobsen (Ag Science 109, 6-8 p.m.)
24-25 Dairy Lab Skills Enrichment Workshop
25 Manuel Mancebo Jr. & Katye Mancebo Dairy Naming Event (Campus Dairy, 5501 N. Sierra Vista, 9:30 a.m.)
25 Vintage Release Party (Fresno State Winery, 5-7 p.m.)
25 Portuguese Beyond Borders Lecture Series - Poet/Author Alamo Oliveira (Henry Madden Library Conference Hall 2206, 6 p.m.)
26-29 Vintage Days April

27 Raisin Day (Gibson Farm Market, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.)

 

March

Date Event
6 Recruit the 99 & Teacher Recruitment Fair (Save Mart Center, 12:30-4:30 p.m.)
7 Ag One Stanislaus County Alumni and Friends Dinner (Durrer Barn, Modesto)
8-9 Bulldoggers Collegiate Home Rodeo (Clovis Rodeo Grounds) 
9 Spring Vegetable Plant Sale (Gibson Farm Market, 8 a.m.-Noon)
17-23 National Ag Week
18-21 Basic Farm/Rural Appraisal Training Part 2 - Basic Procedures (Institute for Food & Agriculture)
23 National Ag Week Zoo Day (Fresno Chaffee Zoo, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.)
23 Pre-Veterinary Club Canine Vaccine & Microchip Clinic (Judging Pavilion, 11 a.m.- 2 p.m.)
27 Common Threads Luncheon (Clovis Veterans Memorial District Hall)

 

February

Date Event
2 FFA Vine Pruning & Citrus Judging Contest (Campus farm)
6 Viticulture & Enology Career Fair (Viticulture & Enology Research Annex, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
8-9 Red Wave Classic Junior Livestock Show (Big Fresno Fairgrounds) 
9-10 Wine and Chocolate Lovers Weekend (Gibson Farm Market)
12-14 World Ag Expo (Tulare International Ag Center) 
13 Portuguese Beyond Borders lecture - Vasco Alves Cordeiro, Azores president (North Gym 118, 5 p.m.) 
19 Basic Farm/Rural Appraisal Training Part 1 - Basic Principles (Institute for Food & Agriculture)
22 Water and Future of the San Joaquin Valley Forum (Satellite Student Union, 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.)

 

January 2019

Date Event
5 Red Wave Classic Sheep & Goat Sale (Animal Science Pavilion)
9-11 Salumi Artisan Meat Workshop (Meat Lab, All Day)
12 Ag Fest Men's Basketball Game (vs. Nevada, Save Mart Center, 5 p.m.)
15-16 Artificial Insemination Workshop (Institute for Food & Agriculture, 12-5 p.m. each day)
17 1st day of Spring Semester
23 Dairy Calf Health Workshop (Jordan Agricultural Research Center)
24 Water Exchange Market Symposium (Satellite Student Union, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.) RSVP by Jan. 21 
30 Harvesting the Leaders of Tomorrow Career Fair (Satellite Student Union, 10:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.

 

2018

 

December 2018

Date Event
1 Pre-Vet Club Canine Photos with Santa (Judging Pavilion)
1

Gibson Farm Market Holiday Open House (11 a.m.-3 p.m.) 

5 "Kick off to Christmas" Wine Tasting (Winery Barrel Room, 6-8:30 p.m.)
6 "Building Pathways for Student Success" student recruiting event (9 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
17-20 Finals Week

 

November

Date Event
8 37th Annual Agribusiness Management Conference (DoubleTree Conference Center, Fresno) 
9 Ag One West Side Alumni & Friends Luncheon (South Valley Farms, 11 a.m. social, Noon lunch)
16 Innovations in Ag Irrigation Technology - Demonstration & Showcase (Center for Irrigation Technology, campus farm locations, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
16 Viticulture Club's 66th Annual Fall Harvest BBQ (Kings River Winery, 5:30 p.m.) 
29 Ag One Trap Shoot (Kingsburg Gun Club, Noon) 

 

October 

Date Event
2 Area land subsidence workshop (Alice Peters Auditorium (PB 191), 8:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.,  RSVP)
3 Fall Career Fair (Save Mart Center, 12:30 p.m. - 4 p.m.)
10 Ag One Kern County Alumni & Friends Luncheon (South Valley Farms, 11:30 a.m. check-in, Noon lunch)
13 Big Fresno Fair Fall Wine Festival (Horserace Track Infield, 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.)
20 Gibson Farm Market Fall Festival (10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Free)

 

September

Date Event
9 Ag Boosters BBQ (Borba Ranch, 4 p.m.)
22 Fall Plant Sale (Horticulture Nursery, 8 a.m.-Noon)
29 AgFest Football Game (vs. Toledo, Bulldog Stadium, 7:30 p.m.)

 

August 

Date Event
7

Grape Day grower/manager/winemaker/winery personnel workshops (7 a.m. - 1 p.m., Petrucci Viticulture Building)  

23

1st Day of Classes

July

Date Event
11-12 Ag One North Bay Alumni & Friends Events

 

June

Date Event
10-23 Ag Discovery Camp

 

May 

Date Event
14 Ag One Turf Day Classic
14-16 Finals Week
18 Jordan College Convocation
19 107th Fresno State Commencement (Save Mart Center)

 

April

Date Event
12 Presentation by "Water 4.0" author David Sedlak, Water Cohort Campus Reading Initiative (North Gym, 6 p.m.)
16 Ed Pizzarello Entrepreneurship Kickstart Fresno Presentation (Alice Peters Auditorium-Craig School of Business, 5:30 p.m.)
19 Taste of Spring Winery Open House (5:30 - 8 p.m., Winery)
19-20 FFA Parliamentary Procedure Final Competition
20-22 Vintage Days
21 FFA Field Day
22 Papa Petrucci 5K Vineyard Run (7:30 a.m., Petrucci Viticulture Building)
28 City of Fresno Water-Wise Plant Exchange 
  (Horticulture Unit, 8 a.m. - Noon)
28 Raisin Day (Gibson Farm Market, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.)

 

March

Date Event
7 Recruit the 99 Career Fair
8 Ag One Stanislaus County Alumni & Friends Dinner (Durrer's Barn, Modesto)
10 Spring Veggie Sale (Gibson Farm Market, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
10-11 Bulldoggers Collegiate Home Rodeo (Clovis Rodeo Grounds)
18-24 National Agriculture Week
20 National Agriculture Day
21 Common Threads Luncheon
24 Fresno Chaffee Zoo Ag Day (9 a.m. - 2 p.m.)
24 Pre-Vet Club Canine Vaccination & Microchip Clinic (Livestock Judging Pavilion, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.)

 

February

Date Event
3 FFA Tree/Vine Pruning Judging Contest (Campus Farm)
7 Viticulture & Enology Internship & Career Fair
6-7 California Plant & Soil Conference (Doubletree Convention Center)
10-11 Red Wave Classic Junior Livestock Show - February
10-11 Wine and Chocolate Lover's Weekend (Gibson Farm Market, Sat. 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. / Sun. 1-3 p.m.)
13-15 World Ag Expoi February (Tulare International Ag Center) 
15 Irrigation Seminars (World Ag Expo Seminar Center, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.)
17 Ag Fest Basketball game vs. Colorado State (Save Mart Center, 4 p.m.)

 

January 2018

Date Event
11 Spring semester begins
14 Dairy Club Red Wave Sheep & Goat Sale (Livestock Pavilion, 2 p.m.) 
31 Harvesting the Leaders of Tomorrow Internship & Career Fair (Satellite Student Union, 10:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.)

 

2017

 

December 2017

Date Event
2-3 Gibson Farm Market Holiday Open House
11-14 Final Exams                                   
25-1/1/18 Campus closed

 

November

Date Event
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 - November  (Kingsburg Gun Club)

 

October

Date Event
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.)

 

September

Date Event
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.)

 

August

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

 

July

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 in April
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 - February (International Agri-Center, Tulare) 

 

January 2017

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

 

2016

 

December 2016

Date Event
1 Kern County Alumni & Friends Luncheon (Delano)
1-2 Gibson Farm Market Holiday Open House December 
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.)