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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.

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   October 8, 2019 San Ramon SF Bay CAPCA CE Meeting SF Bay Chapter October 9, 2019 Arcadia CAPCA Ed CE Meeting CAPCA Ed & UC ANR October 9, […]

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

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

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

Daniel Palla

Kern County Chapter President
P:(661)345-6613
danilealfredpalla@gmail.com

Mike Ansolabehere

Kern County State Director
P:(661) 304-3023
mike.ansolabehere@arysta.com

Glenn Frankhauser

Kern County Ag Commissioner

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

agcomm@co.kern.ca.us