On Friday, December 12, UC’s Lindcove Research & Extension Center will host its annual Citrus Fruit Display Day and Tasting Event, where visitors can sample the more than 100 citrus varieties grown at Lindcove, and participate in a sensory taste test conducted by Cooperative Extension horticulturist Dr. Mary Lu Arpaia and Dr. Dave Obenland.
Those in attendance can discuss new low-seeded citrus varieties with Dr. Mikeal Roose and ask UC advisors Craig Kallsen and Neil O’Connell their citrus questions. In addition to taste testing fruit, there will be a walking tour at 10am, starting with a presentation the Citrus Clonal Protection Program by Dr. Georgios Vidalakis.
The event is scheduled from 9am to noon. The center is located at 22963 Carson Ave., Exeter.