(April 6) The National Mango Board, Orlando, Fla., will hold upcoming outreach meetings in two California cities.

The board announced in a news release April 5 that the meetings, which are for all mango industry members, will take place April 11 in San Diego and April 12 in Los Angeles.

Mango board leaders and staff are expected to update the industry on various activities tied to research and promotion projects. The board said there would be a question and answer session immediately after each meeting.

The first gathering in San Diego is set for 12 noon at the Coast Citrus conference room on Bristow Court (Tel. 619-661-7950), while the second meeting in L.A. is scheduled for 12 noon at the Marriott Hotel on S. Figueroa St. (Tel. 213-617-1133).

Those planning to attend either meeting should contact the National Mango Board by Tuesday, April 10 (Tel. 1-877-MANGOS1).