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August 20, 2019 | Department of Agriculture, Weights & Measures

The 2018 Crop Report is now available online

This year’s Crop Report  honors Sonoma County dairies, highlighting the history and evolution of the dairy industry over the years. Read full story


August 15, 2019 | Department of Agriculture, Weights & Measures

Public Review Draft version of VESCO Best Management Practices for Agriculture Erosion and Sediment Control Manual

This downloadable PDF is of the DRAFT version of the BMP manual used in the VESCO Program as a regulatory guide. The updated manual includes guidelines for Geologic reports, geotech and soils reports, drainage reports, biological reports including wetland and focused species reports, standard plan notes and glossary. Read full story


April 10, 2019 | Department of Agriculture, Weights & Measures

Spring Plastic Recycling Day!

TheDepartment of Agriculture/Weights & Measures is holding the annual PlasticRecycling Day on Tuesday, May 7thfrom 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. The event is being held at the Sonoma CountyCorporate Yard located: at 17270 Healdsburg Avenue (at Alexander Valley Rd.) inHealdsburg. Read full story


April 10, 2019 | Department of Agriculture, Weights & Measures

Calling all Outstanding Contributors to the Agricultural Community

Each year the Sonoma County Harvest Fair selects outstanding members of the Sonoma County agricultural community to be honored for their contributions to the industry. The Sonoma County Harvest Fair is seeking your help to nominate this year's award recipients. Read full story


January 15, 2019 | Department of Agriculture, Weights & Measures

It's Crop Report Time!

We are conducting our annual survey for the Sonoma County Agricultural Crop Report. If you are an agricultural producer, it is important that we receive your production figures for 2018. Read full story


February 28, 2018 | Department of Agriculture, Weights & Measures

Farm Bureau Presents Pesticide Use Near Schools and Erosion Control Plans SeminarsMarch 21 2018

The Sonoma County Farm Bureau, in cooperation with the Sonoma County Department of Agriculture/Weights & Measures, will be organizing four seminars throughout the county to aid growers and pest control businesses in understanding the new regulations for Pesticides Use Near Schools. Read full story


February 28, 2018 | Department of Agriculture, Weights & Measures

Farm Bureau Presents Pesticide Use Near Schools and Erosion Control Plans SeminarsMarch 23 2018

The Sonoma County Farm Bureau, in cooperation with the Sonoma County Department of Agriculture/Weights & Measures, will be organizing four seminars throughout the county to aid growers and pest control businesses in understanding the new regulations for Pesticides Use Near Schools. Read full story


February 28, 2018 | Department of Agriculture, Weights & Measures

Farm Bureau Presents Pesticide Use Near Schools and Erosion Control Plans SeminarsApril 11 2018

The Sonoma County Farm Bureau, in cooperation with the Sonoma County Department of Agriculture/Weights & Measures, will be organizing four seminars throughout the county to aid growers and pest control businesses in understanding the new regulations for Pesticides Use Near Schools. Read full story