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COVID-19 Resources

CAPCA has compiled this list of resources for our members. While our goal is to provide up-to-date information, please be aware that information regarding COVID-19 is constantly changing. We recommend that you continue to follow CDC, State and local guidelines as they are available. COVID-19 vaccination: Find out if it’s your turn Agriculture Workers and […]

UCCE sounds alarm on looming insect threat

The spotted lanternfly is a major threat to numerous crops in California. Jeannette Warnert | May 14, 2020 Strikingly beautiful with a striped yellow abdomen and ruby red and black polka dot wings, the spotted lanternfly’s esthetic appeal belies its destructive nature. “Spotted lanternfly is a major threat to apples, grapes, stone fruits, roses, landscape […]

Online CE for Members

For a limited time, CAPCA is offering free online CE to 2020 Members.  We are working everyday to help our members receive CE hours in the face of the COVID pandemic. Access online CE now, or Become a Member today

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 […]

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