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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 […]

Agri-Pulse: Ag Significant Contributor to California Economy

November 13, 2019 Agri-Pulse published on the 13th a graph of economic contributions to California’s Economy.  Ag or “Working Landscapes” was 6.4% of the states economy. That is over 300 Billion dollars in sales.  Specifically, over 263 Billion is in Ag alone. PCA’s work does not go un-noticed! For more details and to read the […]

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 […]

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 Download Printable Calendar 12/4/2019 Escondido San Diego CAPCA Laws and Regs Seminar San Diego CAPCA 12/10/2019 Rohnert Park North Coast CPACA CE Meeting North Coast CAPCA 1/28/2020 Bakersfield Kern CAPCA Label Update Kern County CAPCA […]

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

Last Wednesday of the month
7:00 am
Cozy Diner, Chico
Contact: Kristina Short (530) 520-8377

Key Contacts

Kristina Short

NorCal Chapter President
P: (530) 520-8377

Pete Bartels

NorCal State Director
P: (530) 624-7612

Rick Gurrola

Tehama County Ag Commissioner

1834 Walnut Street (Physical Address)
P.O. Box 38 (Mailing Address)
Red Bluff, CA 96080
(530) 527-4504


Meet Rick

Marcie Skelton

Glenn County Ag Commissioner

720 N Colusa Street (Physical Location)
Marcie Skelton PO Box 351 (Mailing Address)
Willows, CA 95988-0351
(530) 934-6501


Louie Mendoza Jr.

Butte County Ag Commissioner

316 Nelson Ave
Oroville, CA 95965-3318
(530) 538-7381