Welcome to the Yolo County Agriculture Department
70 Cottonwood Street
Woodland, California 95695
The Department of Agriculture's primary responsibility is to enforce agricultural related laws and regulations pertaining to pesticide use enforcement, weights and measures, State and Federal plant quarantine including export certification, State seed and nursery inspection, and minimum State quality standards for produce. The Department is also responsible for carrying out County-wide programs for both pest detection and weed and vertebrate pest management.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED FROM SATURDAY DECEMBER 21ST TO WEDNESDAY JANUARY 1ST 2020 AND RE-OPENING ON THURSDAY JANUARY 2ND 2020.
If there is a pesticide emergency or illness, please call 530-666-8920 and the Yolo County Dispatch Center will take your information.
Si esta llamando para reportar una emergencia de pesticidas o enfermedad, por favor llame a 530-666-8920 y la oficina de emergencias tomara su informacion.
TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES-PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR COMPLETE FLYER
Wednesday January 22, 2020 - English Sign In at 7:30 AM, Spanish Sign In 12:30 PM, No Exam to be given
Wednesday February 12th, 2020 - English Sign In at 7:30 AM, Spanish Sign In 12:30 PM, No Exam to be given
POTENTIAL HEMP GROWERS:
For those who are interested in the potential of growing Hemp in Yolo County, there is an excellent article available you should read published by the Capital Press. Please follow this link to access the information: https://www.capitalpress.com/state/oregon/hemp-harvest-swamps-market/article_bfc2d02e-1adc-11ea-a206-ff4aed391f6b.html
CANNABIS TASK FORCE INFORMATION:
Please be advised that as of July 23, 2018, the Cannabis Task Force is no longer under the Agriculture Department. If you have any questions, please contact the office at 530-406-4800 or Community Services at 530-666-8811.
Related Links - Water Diversion Reporting information
Produce Safety Training Workshops are being offered by Western Growers on numerous dates. For more information, click here. Please contact the Yolo County Farm Bureau for any questions regarding the April 10, 2018 Workshop in Woodland. Any other dates, please visit agsafe.org or (209)526-4400 to register for any of the classes.