Agricultural Commissioner / Sealer of Weights & Measures
P.O. Box 905
5009 Fairgrounds Road
(209) 966-2075 Phone
(209) 966-2056 Fax
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday - Friday
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm - Closed for lunch
Appointed by the Board of Supervisors for a four-year term, the County Agricultural Commissioner is responsible for the local administration of certain state and local laws and regulations which protect:
- Public health and safety
- The environment
- The consumer
The Agricultural Commissioner is also the County Sealer of Weights and Measures.
Hot Topics in Pest Management Seminar
The Mariposa County Department of Agriculture, in conjunction with the University of California Cooperative Extension, will be presenting a continuing education seminar on Hot Topics in Pest Management on December 11, 2013, at McCay Hall in Catheys Valley, CA.
Come join us and learn about the hottest topics looming on the horizon in pest management. Learn how to identify spiders and scorpions, their function in the environment and control measures. Learn about emerging insects and diseases of California forests as well as how moving firewood can infest an area with invasive insects and pathogens.
If you need continuing education hours for your State Department of Pesticide Regulation license or your Private Applicators Certificate, the workshop offers 5.0 hours of DPR continuing education credit, including 2 hours of laws & regulations. On-site registration for the workshop will begin at 8:30 am and the workshop will run from 9:00 am – 3:30 pm. The cost for the workshop is $35 and includes snacks, lunch, and handout materials. Registration is required as seating is limited, so be sure to register early: registrations must be received by December 6th, 2013. Click Here to Register