Sacramento, California - CDFA is in the midst of preparing California’s recommendations for the 2018 Farm Bill. The Farm Bill is renewed every five years and serves as the policy guideline for food and farming in the United States. The legislation touches all of us in numerous ways, as this series of blog posts will explain in greater detail.

Washington, DC - President Donald J. Trump declared a major disaster exists in the State of California and ordered Federal assistance to supplement State, tribal, and local recovery efforts in the areas affected by severe winter storms, flooding, and mudslides from January 18 to January 23, 2017.

Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today announced the following appointments:

Tipton, Tulare County - Following the discovery of two Holstein heifer calves in a stolen Honda Civic sedan last weekend in Riverside County, CDFA brand inspectors were able to use ear tags to identify the animals – they were stolen from a dairy farm in Tipton, Tulare County, roughly 250 miles away.

Sacramento, California - Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. announced the following appointments:

Sacramento, California - Today, Assemblymember Eduardo Garcia (D-Coachella) was named The California Park and Recreation Society’s (CPRS) “Legislator of the Year.” CPRS is an extensive statewide membership coalition dedicated to park and recreation networking and advocacy.