The Great California ShakeOut, the quarterly Safety Alert System test and a visit by the U.S. secretary of agriculture top President Ortiz’s weekly video update.
The Great California ShakeOut will take place at 10:16 a.m. this Thursday. It is a drill that provides the public a chance to practice what to do when an earthquake strikes: to drop cover and hold on to something.
Simultaneously, the university will conduct its quarterly test of the Safety Alert System. The system will send a test message to phones, emails and university-owned computers.
Last Friday, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack toured AGRIscapes, visiting the Farm Store and an entomology …