Welcome to the Committee on Agriculture

A portrait photo of Soria (Chair)
Assembly Member Esmeralda Soria Assembly District 27 Chair of the Agriculture Committee
A portrait photo of Alanis (Vice-Chair)
Assembly Member Juan Alanis Assembly District 22 Vice-Chair of the Agriculture Committee
For information on how to submit a position letter please see the  
Advocacy Quick Reference Guide

Deadline for position letters is by 5:00 p.m. one week prior to the hearing date. Position letters need to be on letterhead and have signature of those listed on the letter.

Submit Position Letter

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

We encourage the public to provide written testimony before the hearing by visiting https://calegislation.lc.ca.gov/Advocates/. Please note that any written testimony submitted to the committee is considered public comment and may be read into the record or reprinted.

Procedures put in place to accommodate the pandemic restrictions have been reverted back to pre-pandemic practices. Teleconference testimony during committee hearings will no longer be available.

Committee Information

Committee Room

Assembly Agriculture Committee
1020 N Street, Room 362
Sacramento, CA 95814

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