Welcome to the North Coast Chapter

Recent & Upcoming

USDA rules on hemp pose challenges for growers

12.3.2019 Oregon senators and farmers across the country are asking for changes to draft hemp regulations announced by USDA in October. For our friends just north of us.  Full article 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 […]

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

2017 Sonoma County Agricultural Report

North Coast CAPCA Members.  Solano 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 quarterly, times and locations vary.
Contact Mike Boer (707)489-0656 for info.

Key Contacts

Brittany Pederson

North Coast State Director
P: (707) 291-5293

Mike Boer

North Coast Chapter President

Jeff Dolf

Humboldt County Ag Commissioner

5630 S. Broadway
Eureka, CA 95503


Meet Jeff

Stave Hajik

Lake County Ag Commissioner

883 Lakeport Blvd
Lakeport, CA 95453
(707) 263-0217


Stacey Carlsen

Marin County Ag Commissioner

1682 Novato Blvd, 150-A
Novato, CA 94947-7021
(415) 473-6700


Harinder Grewal

Mendocino County Ag Commissioner

890 North Bush St.
Ukiah, CA 95482-3745
(707) 234-6830


Humberto Izquierdo

Napa County Ag Commissioner

1710 Soscol Ave, Suite 3
Napa, CA 94559-1315
(707) 253-4357


Tony Linegar

Sonoma County Ag Commissioner

133 Aviation Blvd, Ste 110 Tony.
Santa Rosa, CA 95403-2893
(707) 565-2371


Justin Riggs

Del Norte County Ag Commissioner

2650 Washington Blvd
Crescent City, CA 95531-8627
(707) 464-7235