Marilyn Wright - Commissioner/Sealer
Tom Tucker - Assistant Commissioner/Sealer
David Case -  Deputy Comm/Sealer, Weights & Measures
Jonathan Bixler - Deputy of Standards and Quarantine
Marianna Gentert - Deputy of Pesticides

Agricultural Building
4437 S. Laspina St., Suite A
Tulare, CA 93274

Phone : (559) 684-3350

Main Office Fax:  (559) 713-3768

Pesticide Fax (for NOI's):  (559) 713-3770

Standards and Exclusion Fax (008's, Moving Permits, Quarantine & Etc):  (559) 713-3769

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Tulare County is located in the rich San Joaquin Valley of California's agricultural heartland. The county's total gross production value for 2016 was $6,370,121,600. There were forty-five commodities valued at over $1 million, with milk being number one at over 1.6 billion dollars.  Many other facts about Tulare's agricultural industry are available through our complete Annual Crop and Livestock Reports.

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ACP Information

CDFA ACP Project Office

724 N. Ben Maddox, Suite D

Visalia, CA 93292

Phone: (559) 625-1040

Fax: (559) 625-1050

NOTE:  Citrus Bloom regulations apply to ACP pesticide applications during the Citrus Bloom Period!

NEW! HLB Quarantine and Treatment Areas as of December 22, 2017.




California Department of Food and Ag announces vacancy on the Nursery Advisory Board

Standardization Industry Announcement

2018 2,4-D Cut-Off Declared

ACP Field Crew Trainings in Tulare County

2017-18 National Organic Certification Cost Share Program

Are you in compliance with 3 CCR 6728? Medical Supervision for Organophosphates and Carbamates fact sheet.

It's that time again! CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE

Board of Supervisors Proclamation of our commitment to combating ACP & HLB

Chlorpyrifos Update - New Restrictions Possible - additional information available at: California Department of Pesticide Regulation, California EPA Announcement, and  Interim Recommended Permit Conditions

The 2017 start of the Walnut Buying Period Announced

Tulare County Walnut Ordinance

Introducing Marianna Santos Gentert, promoted Tulare County Deputy Agricultural Commissioner

The investigation into illegal marijuana grow sites is ongoing and anyone with information is encouraged to call the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office at 733-6218 or you can remain anonymous by calling TIPNOW at 725-4194.

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) recommends the B4UFLY App. The B4UFLY Smartphone App is an easy to use app that helps unmanned aircraft operators determine whether there are and restrictions or requirements in effect at the location where they want to fly. Find out more on the FAA website. Just click on the link below!

Tulare County Office of Emergency Services wants your input on the Operational Area's Multi-Jurisdictional Local Hazard Mitigation Plan (MJLHMP). Click on the following link to find out more!

Food & Drug Administration Produce Safety Information:

Are You Ready for the new U.S. FDA Produce Safety Rule? Click on the following links to find out more!

Letter from CDFA to the Organic Industry Regarding GMO's




2016 USDA e-News California Edition

Chlorpyrifos designated as a Restricted Material, effective 07/01/15

The Clean Water Rule for Agriculture Factsheet

Overview of Final Waters of the U.S. Rule

Federal Crop Insurance Subsidy Compliance Provisions

Non-Fumigant VOC Regulations 2015-2016

Notices of Intent can now be submitted via email


Pesticide Incident Reporting Number-Numero del Reporte del Incidente de Pesticida
After Hours or on Weekends (English and/or Spanish)
Despues de Horas o Fines de Semana