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Terrorism: Agriculture Should Have No Less Concerns

Terrorism: Agriculture Should Have No Less Concerns

Farmers can apply for Spray Safe — Ventura County Fairgrounds on March 2 from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Farmers can apply for Spray Safe — Ventura County Fairgrounds on March 2 from 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

The following information is provided as a service to members of Ventura County’s agricultural community. Spray Safe adds registration option  Users who have encountered difficulty downloading the registration form for this year’s Spray Safe event now have a second way to obtain it.   The event, which will be at the Ventura County Fairgrounds on […]

SOAR Petition drive meeting – Petition Meetings this week

SOAR Petition drive meeting – Petition Meetings this week

RSVP by emailing us at [email protected] • CAMARILLO Thursday January 7, 6:30pm    Camarillo Community Senior Center, 1605 E. Burnley St., Camarillo • SIMI VALLEY & SANTA SUSANA KNOLLS Saturday January 9, 11:00am   360 Cliffhollow Ct., Simi Valley At these events volunteers will be able to: • Pick up petitions • Learn effective ways […]

SEEAG Adds New “Farm to Table” Education Venue – Petty Ranch in Saticoy

SEEAG Adds New “Farm to Table” Education Venue – Petty Ranch in Saticoy

Students for Eco-Education and Agriculture (SEEAG) is launching a new “Farm Lab” at Petty Ranch in Saticoy. SEEAG, founded in 2008, provides free agricultural education programs including field trip to local farm to elementary schools in southern California. Petty Ranch produces figs, apples, avocados, sugar beets, lemons and other citrus. The Farm Lab will show […]

Santa Paula City Council: Loss of Ag Land in 2016 SOAR Text and LAFCo Legislation

Santa Paula City Council: Loss of Ag Land in 2016 SOAR Text and LAFCo Legislation

By Sheryl Hamlin SOAR Revisited: Loss of Ag Land in 2016 Text The SOAR (Save Open Space and Agricultural Resources) item on the November 2, 2015 Santa Paula City council was a continuation of a previous meeting where a proposed modification to the CURB (City Urban Boundary) was discussed. At that meeting, the council asked […]

Let SOAR Sunset

Let SOAR Sunset

Resource Conservation District: Ventura County Excellence in Agricultural Stewardship and Sustainability Awards, Oct. 28

Resource Conservation District: Ventura County Excellence in Agricultural Stewardship and Sustainability Awards, Oct. 28

DHS Is Calling For Companies And Researchers To Aid In Agriculture Defense

DHS Is Calling For Companies And Researchers To Aid In Agriculture Defense

Why Not A National Day of the Farm?

Why Not A National Day of the Farm?

By Sheryl Hamlin Speaking to a sold out audience at the 2015 Ventura County Farm Day barbecue, Mary Maranville thanked her team which included the farmers who opened their operations to the public, the sponsors, the volunteers and the institution of farming itself saying we need to thank the 1% who provide food for the […]

10 Reasons to Take the Family to Farm Day – Sept 26

10 Reasons to Take the Family to Farm Day – Sept 26