Welcome to the Committee on Agriculture

Committee Jurisdiction: Primary jurisdiction includes agricultural commissions, agricultural commodities, Department of Food and Agriculture, expositions and fairs, farmers markets, food access, food labeling, labeling of agricultural commodities, livestock and poultry, marketing orders and agreements, milk and milk products, pest management, veterinarians: agricultural issues. 

California Department of Food and Agriculture COVID-19 information

Cal/OSHA Safety and Health Guidance: COVID-19 Infection Prevention for Agricultural Employers and Employees

Susan Eggman Talamantes, Chair

Assembly Member Susan Talamantes Eggman,
Chair of the Agriculture Committee

Devon Mathis, Vice Chair

Assembly Member Devon J. Mathis,
Vice Chair of the Agriculture Committee

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COVID-19 Information

Due to the statewide stay-at-home order and guidance on physical distancing, seating for committee hearings will be very limited for press and for the public. All are encouraged to watch our hearing from its live stream on the Assembly’s website at https://www.assembly.ca.gov/todaysevents.

We encourage the public to submit written testimony before the hearing through the Position Letter web portal. Please note that any written testimony submitted to the committee is considered public comment and may be read into the record or reprinted.

The Capitol will be open for attendance of committee hearings, but the public is strongly encouraged to participate via the web portal or telephonically.

Information regarding a call-in option for testimony will be made available on the committee website closer to the hearing date. We encourage the public to monitor the committee’s website for updates.

Committee Room

Contact Information

Assembly Agriculture Committee
1020 N Street, Room 362
Sacramento, California 95814
916.319.2084 phone
916.319.2184 fax
Members & Staff
 

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