Agricultural Haz-Mat Transportation Class

Butte County Farm Bureau and the California Safety Training Corporation are offering an Agricultural Hazardous Materials Transportation Class for farmers and farm employees who need to renew their DL-267 or obtain an initial endorsement. Classes will be held Friday, February 11, 2011 at the Butte County Farm Bureau Office located at 2580 Feather River . . . → Read More: Agricultural Haz-Mat Transportation Class

Free Pesticide Container Recycling Event

On Wednesday, February 9th, 2011, you can recycle your ag pesticide/herbicide containers free of charge at the Neal Road Recycling and Waste Facility located at 1023 Neal Road. The gates will be open from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm. You will not be required to weigh in and you will not be charged. All . . . → Read More: Free Pesticide Container Recycling Event

Organic Certification Funds Available

Producers and handlers who are certified as organic through¬†the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) can apply for funds to help partially offset the cost of organic certification. The funding is provided via USDA to the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) through a Cost Share Program.¬†Producers and handlers can receive up to . . . → Read More: Organic Certification Funds Available