Welcome to the Desert Valleys Chapter

Recent & Upcoming

CDFA works to maintain Food Supply

Thanks in large part to PCAs doing their jobs despite the global situation. CDFA works during COVID-19 Pandemic to Facilitate Safe, Healthy Food Supply. The Full Article can be found HERE

Legislative Report 2019

By George Soares   Every year the California State Legislature has about nine months—roughly January to September—to conduct its business. Thousands of legislative proposals, usually shaped in the prior Fall months, began their tortured journey through policy and appropriations committees, and Senate and Assembly Floor votes, with some ending up on the Governor’s desk for […]

CAPCA Chapter and CAPCA Ed Events Calendar

CAPCA has released the Chapter and State Office Meetings**.  Check for a meeting near you! ** Dates MAY be added/changed RED Text Denotes Cancelled Meeting Download Printable Calendar DATE LOCATION EVENT SPONSOR 3/31/2020 Atascadero Central Coast CAPCA CE Meeting Central Coast CAPCA 4/16/2020 Brawley Desert Valleys CAPCA CE Meeting/Golf Tournament Desert Valleys CAPCA 5/7/2020 Pomona […]

2017 Agricultural Report for Imperial County

Desert Valley CAPCA Members.  Imperial County has allowed us to post their Ag reports on our chapter pages.  They are a great tool to measure the performance of the county.  to explore the report, click HERE

Meeting Information

Meetings held monthly, times and locations vary.
Contact : Chris Denning (928) 366-0182

Key Contacts

Preston Hutchinson

Desert Valleys Chapter President
P: 760-623-2079

Mike Terry

Desert Valleys State Director
P:(928) 941-8960

Carlos Ortiz

Imperial County Ag Commissioner

852 Broadway (Physical Location)
PO Box 806 (Mailing Address)
El Centro, CA 92243-2850

(442) 265-1500

(760) 353-9420


Ruben Arroyo

Riverside County Ag Commissioner

4080 Lemon St., Room 19, Basement,
Riverside, CA 92502


Meet Ruben