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Recent & Upcoming

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 […]

ALERT: ACP found in Visalia

Tulare County and California officials are moving into eradication mode to control the adult and nymph spread.  For more details, click HERE

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 January 24, 2019 Bakersfield Kern County Chapter Label Update Meeting Kern County Chapter February 7, 2019 Visalia Tulare-Kings Chapter Label Update Tulare-Kings Chapter February 13, 2019 Santa Paula Ventura […]

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

Tulare County abating abandoned Citrus Groves

To defend against HLB, Tulare County is working to prevent the spread in abandoned Citrus Groves.  HLB is dangerous to Citrus and needs to be controlled.  The entire story is HERE

News Crop Receipts rise 10% in Tulare County

Tulare County sees an improvement in crop receipts in 2017.  This is a similar growth to neighboring counties Fresno and Stanislaus.  For more details, read the story HERE.

Bees and Almonds: A Symbiotic Realtionship

As the title suggests, Bees and Almonds go hand in hand.  This is not new information.  MorningAg Clips released a great article about how important bees are to more than just almonds.  I have placed a link to the story HERE

Meeting Information

Second Thursday of every month
7:00-8:00 am
Valhalla’s Restaurant, Visalia
Contact: Dino Simoni (559) 639-7156

Key Contacts

Dave McEuen

Tulare-Kings Chapter President
P:(559) 967-0972
dmceuen@jgboswell.com

Dennis Fuller

Tulare-Kings State Director
P:(559) 997-5733
dennis.fuller@us.adama.com

Jimmy Hook

Kings County Ag. Commissioner

680 N. Campus Dr, Ste B
Hanford CA 93230
559-852-2830

Agstaff@co.kings.ca.us

Marilyn Wright

Tulare County Ag Commissioner

4437 S Laspina Street
Tulare, CA 93274

(559) 684-3350

aginfo@co.tulare.ca.us