Government Affairs

Court Orders Ag Order 3.0 Extension

October 14, 2019

Ag Order 3.0 now has an expiration date of January 31, 2021. The new date is by court order. In an email to growers, the Regional Water Board will include attachments of the stipulated agreement between parties involved in Coastkeeper et al vs. Central Coast Water Board case, as well as the judge's signed order.

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Accessory Dwelling Units on Ag & Rural Lands?

October 4, 2019

We'd like to hear your thoughts. Submit comments to our government affairs specialist James Green, or give us a call....

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Farm Bureau Urges Governor To Veto Housing Bill

September 27, 2019

Please submit your comments to Governor Gavin Newsom ASAP. He has until October 13 to sign or veto the bill....

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A Look Ahead At The 2020 Elections

September 21, 2019

Farm Bureau is planning to host several candidate forums throughout the County in January or February 2020....

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