Welcome to the Desert Valleys Chapter

Recent & Upcoming

April 2019 Adviser Articles: Vegetable Crops

In order to bring you more specific information on your specialty crop, CAPCA has taken articles from our current Adviser Magazine for you. UCIPM: Conversational Bio-control- click HERE Antoon Ploeg: Root Knot Nematodes- click HERE

New Interim Recommended Permit Conditions for Chlorpyrifos

November 15, 2018 California Department of Pesticide Regulations announced today their New Permit Conditions for the use of Chlorpyrifos. A complete description of their proposed Permit Conditions are listed HERE. A summary of the new conditions recommended by DPR: Aerial applications are banned Discontinuing its use on most crops. Chlorpyrifos will be restricted to “critical […]

2019 Chapter and CAPCA Ed Events Calendar

CAPCA Ed has released the Chapter and State Office Meetings for 2019**.  Check for a meeting near you! ** Dates MAY be added Download Printable Calendar   April 11, 2019 Brawley Desert Valleys Golf Event & CE Meeting Desert Valleys Chapter April 16-17, 2019 Temecula CAPCA Spring Summit CAPCA State Office April 30, 2019 San […]

CAPCA’s Bee Where Project Makes Debut

October 25th, CAPCA introduced our Bee Where Project.  Together with a coalition of Associations, CAPCA was able to ‘put teeth’ into current apiary regulations.  For the full story from Western Farm press, click HERE

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

Bryan McCleery

Desert Valleys Chapter President
P:(760) 525-4430
bryanm@amvac-chemical.com

Matthew Bristow

Desert Valleys State Director
P:(760) 408-1928
matthew.bristow@cpsagu.com

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

agcom@co.imperial.ca.us

Ruben Arroyo

Riverside County Ag Commissioner

4080 Lemon St., Room 19, Basement,
Riverside, CA 92502
(951)-955-3022

ruarroyo@rivco.org

Meet Ruben