(March 6) “Educate, Cultivate, Innovate” is the theme of the La Mirada, Calif.-based Fresh Produce & Floral Council’s Northern California Expo set for April 1 in Pleasanton.

The gathering of hundreds of growers, distributors, merchandisers, managers, buyers and supervisors throughout the produce and floral industries will offer networking opportunities, according to a council news release.

Sponsorships to promote industry-related firms also are available. For more information, call 714-739-0177.