Community Information Database
Santa Cruz County Farm Bureau
|General Agency Information|
|Name:||Santa Cruz County Farm Bureau|
|Address:||141 Monte Vista Ave.|
Watsonville, CA 95076
|Description:||Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00am-12 and 1:00-5:00pm
The Santa Cruz County Farm Bureau, a nonprofit organization, is a vital part of our community, providing an important voice for the Santa Cruz County and Pajaro Valley agriculture industry. We are continually involved in local land use and transportation issues as well as opportunities to provide educational support through scholarships and school programs. The Santa Cruz County Farm Bureau helps insure that the agriculture industry here remains viable, and continues to generate financial security for the entire community.
Provides a map of farms that sell directly to the public.
|Mission:||To work for the solution of the problems of the farm, the farm home and the rural community, by use of the recognized advantages of organized action, to the end that those engaged in the various branches of agriculture may have opportunity for happiness and prosperity in their chosen work.|
|Programs:||Young Farmers and Ranchers Program-training and networking with other farmers contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Poster & Poetry Contest
The 2014 Poetry and Poster Contests are now underway, and submissions must be received before Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at 5:00PM.
The contest is open to grades K-6 and the Poetry Contest is open to grades 7-12. The winning entries are published on 15,000 placemats and distributed to participating restaurants next year!
|Publications:||Between the Furrows, Monthly newsletter|
Country Crossroads, guide to direct-sell farms and Farmer's Markets
|Languages other than English:||None|
|Accommodations for Disabled:||Call for Information|
|Public Transportation:||Call for information|
|Eligibility:||Open to All|
|Areas Served:||Monterey County|
San Benito County
Santa Cruz County
|Funding Source:||Not stated|
|Agricultural Support Services|
|This record last modified February 4, 2014|