The 45th annual sweet potato meeting will be Feb. 19 from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the University of California Cooperative Extension classroom, 2145 Wardrobe Ave., in Merced.
Included in the meeting will be discussion of the water situation, laws and regulations updates, update on 2009 research and an update on fumigation research.
A lunch will be available, courtesy of Slayton, Simplot.
Beginning at 1 p.m. will be the Sweet Potato Council of California business meeting and elections.
For more information, or to sign up for the meeting, call (209) 385-7403.
-- Carol Reiter