Upcoming Events

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George Packing Company hosts several events throughout the year to connect with and inform our grower partners about industry issues.

2020 Spring Growers Breakfast & Hazelnut Industry Seminar

George Packing & Northwest Hazelnut companies invite all area hazelnut growers to join us for breakfast at one of four hazelnut industry seminars around the Willamette Valley. You’ll find answers to important questions about hazelnut agronomy, markets, pricing and trade.

    • Marketing, sales, global markets and pricing updates.
    • Understanding North American, domestic, Chinese, European and emerging markets.
    • How your grower field and variety price is established.
    • Updates on cleaning, drying and quality issues.
    • Food safety, traceability and quality assurance programs
    • Breaking news on international trade tariffs and regulations.
    • The BMSB “Asian Stink Bug” and other challenges.

Please reserve your seats at one of the locations below and
enter the names of each individual attending. 
You will receive an email confirmation from EventBrite
and you do not need to print the tickets to attend.

Seating is limited. Please try to keep your registration to two adults per farm if possible.
Walk-ins will not be accepted.
Private recordings or video will not be allowed.


February 25th 2020
:00am – 11:00am

Holiday Inn Salem
3301 Market Street NE
Salem OR, 97301

Open on Google Maps


February 28th 2020
:00am – 11:00am

Holiday Inn Express
919 Kruse Way
Springfield, OR 97477

Open on Google Maps


March 3rd 2020
:00am – 11:00am

Falls Event Center – Evergreen Chapel
510 NE Captain Michael King Smith Way
McMinnville, OR 97128

Open on Google Maps


March 6th 2020
:00am – 11:00am

Wellspring Conference Center
1475 Mount Hood Ave SR 214
Woodburn, OR 97071

Open On Google Maps