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Agricultural Business & Technology Institute

The Agricultural Business and Technology Institute is the result of a unique partnership between Hartnell College and the Salinas Valley Ag Industry.

Western Food Safety Summit

Due to the increase of registrations the event will be held in a larger venue (our main stage theater). The Western Stage is located on Hartnell College Main Campus, 411 Central Ave., Building K Salinas, CA 93901.

Please note the information below:
1. The theater layout does not allow tables for the audience, we suggest that you use the summit binders (available at check-in) for taking notes and for those choosing the electronic presentations we will provide a hard surface writing pad.
2. Check-in and breakfast will be at the main stage theater from 7:30 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.
3. Summit starts prompt at 8:00 a.m.
4. Parking available at the parking garage - building 1
5. The Western Stage is located in building K
6. Campus map available at http://www.hartnell.edu/about/hartnell_campus.html
7. We suggesting using the parking garage entrance along Cypress St.


Click to download the summit program or download the registration form.


The Ag Industry needs employees who are skilled in many different areas, and Hartnell College has worked closely with industry to develop new, innovative program to supply those needs.

Many companies and public agencies offer outstanding opportunities using skills learned…and most offer excellent career pay and benefits.

Check out the Ag Institute’s programs to see how you can become part of this innovative, technological industry.

Please explore the many ways that you can improve your prospects with an education in agriculture from Hartnell.