- May 15, 2018
11:15 am - 1:00 pm
Oxnard is Monsanto’s largest vegetable seed processing facility in the world. Though traditional plant breeding, a method used for thousands of years, they are able to produce seed that help farmers grow fruits and vegetable more sustainably. The site consists of a seed processing plant, quality labs and administrative office. Monsanto Oxnard ships seed to 85 countries around the globe, it fits on 30 beautiful acres in Ventura County with over 200 full time employees.
11:15 a.m. – Orientation & Check-In
11:30 a.m. – Plant Operations Tour
12:30 p.m. – GMO Presentation & Lunch
Note: Please bring steel toe shoes. Safety glasses, vest and hard will be provided.
Venue: Seminis Vegetable Seeds Inc