The Strawberry Symposium will start at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Museum of Ventura County’s Agriculture Museum, 926 Railroad Ave.
The symposium will explore the economics of growing Ventura County’s top crop and the role of the Ventura County agricultural commissioner.
At 3 p.m., Edgar Terry, fourth-generation Ventura County farmer and senior lecturer in the MBA program at California Lutheran University, will explain how local and global economics affect crops grown in Ventura County fields.
At 3:45 p.m., Henry S. Gonzales, Ventura County’s agricultural commissioner, will explain how his agency protects crops, the public and the env i ron ment.
Admission to the symposium is included with museum admission. General admission is $4 for adults, $3 for seniors and $1 for children ages 6 to 17.
added on Tuesday, January 21st, 2014 by Aimee Smith