Author Archives: Office of Public Affairs

CDFA Career Fair scheduled for April 7

With an estimated 40 percent of all California state employees eligible to retire in the next five years, and nearly 50 percent here at CDFA, the agency recognizes a substantial need to recruit new employees and will hold its second … Continue reading

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Video – A look back at Ag Day

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Photo highlights from #CalAgDay 2017

  Special thanks to Bob Laliberte and Robbie Chessey for their help with the photography this year.

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Ag Day underway

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Ag Day today – rain or shine!

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A Farm Bill for our families

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 … Continue reading

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Video – Parasitic wasps released in Asian citrus psyllid project in Santa Clara County

CDFA has initated the release of tiny parasitic stingless wasps in Santa Clara County as part of the Asian citrus psyllid project there. The wasps, called tamarixia radiata, control psyllid populations by parasitizing their egg masses. Once a population of … Continue reading

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Ag Day in a week!

Please join us next Wednesday, March 22, for Ag Day on the west steps of the California State Capitol. The festivities will be open to the public from 11:30 am to 1: 30 pm. Ag Day is the state’s annual … Continue reading

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Introducing the California Climate Investments web site – putting Cap-and-Trade dollars to work

California Climate Investments is a statewide initiative that puts billions of Cap-and-Trade dollars to work reducing greenhouse gas emissions, strengthening the economy, and improving public health and the environment. The Cap-and-Trade program also creates a financial incentive for industries to … Continue reading

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A Farm Bill for our future

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 … Continue reading

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