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General Agency Information
Name:Santa Cruz County Farm Bureau
Address:141 Monte Vista Ave.
Watsonville, CA  95076
Driving Directions
Primary Phone:831-724-1356
Fax Number:831-724-5821
Email Address:sccfb@sbcglobal.net
Website:www.sccfb.com
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 scyfr@sbcglobal.net


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
Fees:Memberships
Areas Served:Monterey County
San Benito County
Santa Cruz County
Physical Location:Watsonville
Funding Source:Not stated
 
Officials
 

Jess Brown
Executive Director

Contact Persons
 

Jess Brown

Subject Headings
 Agricultural Support Services
Farm Associations
Farmers Markets
Private Nonprofits
Scholarships
This record last modified February 4, 2014