The California Kiwifruit Administrative Committee is seeking nominations to serve two-year terms, and the deadline is today.

The Sacramento-based committee is conducting its annual election; new members start Aug. 1. Nomination forms were mailed April 2 to growers in each of three districts.

Ballots for prospective membes will be mailed to growers in early May. Eligible candidates include growers who produce kiwifruit for the fresh market and their employees, according to the release.

The committee administers the federal marketing order for kiwifruit.

For more information, call the committee at 916-441-0678. Nomination forms are available by e-mail at