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News Kern County CAPCA Awards 4 scholarships to Students

Kern CAPCA and the Southern Valley Chemical of Arvin have awarded 4 scholarships to:

Mackenzie Zeimet-Cal Polly SLO
Kaitlyn Garcia-Cal Polly SLO
Luis Arroyo-CSU Bakersfield
Garrett Aranda-Oklahoma State

This marks the 21st year that Kern CAPCA and Southern Valley Chemical have worked together.

News January 24, 2019 – Kern County Label Update

2019 Kern County Label Update

Hodel’s Country Dining – 5917 Knudsen Dr., Bakersfield, CA 93309

Cost: $50 CAPCA Members; $75 Non-members (at the door)

7:30 – Registration

8:00 – Meeting Begins

12:00 – Lunch

3:10 – Meeting Ends

Approved CE Hours:

DPR: 1.0 Laws, 5.0 Other


Label Updates from:
Arysta LifeScience
Bayer CropScience
Bio Safe Systems
Corteva Agriscience
Earth Sol
Gowan USA
Kern County Ag. Com.
Miller Chemicals
Nichino America
NOAHH – Hanford
Pacific Bio Control
Plant Food Systems
Tessendro Kerley

*program subject to change


Roger Williams – rwilliams8@bak.rr.com – (661) 221-3840

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   August 1, 2019 La Quinta Desert Valleys CE Meeting Desert Valleys Chapter August 8, 2019 Tulare OFAC Tulare-Kings Chapter August 15, 2019 Simi Valley CAPCA Ed CE Meeting […]

ACP found in Kern County

Asian Citrus Psyllid (ACP), menace to the citrus industry has been found in Kern County and near commercial citrus groves.  For full details, click HERE

Meeting Information

Second Tuesday of every month
7am winter; 6:30 daylight savings time
Milt’s Café, Bakersfield
Contact: Jason Haught (661) 332-9656

Key Contacts

Jason Haught

Kern County Chapter President
P:(661) 332-9656

Mike Ansolabehere

Kern County State Director
P:(661) 304-3023

Glenn Frankhauser

Kern County Ag Commissioner

1001 S Mount Vernon Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93307-2857
(661) 868-6300