2017 Permits and Registrations
Asian Citrus Psyllid News and Updates
UC Recommended ACP Pesticide Treatments
Current ACP Quarantine Boundaries
Kern Crop Map
The Kern County Grand Jury has released their final report on Kern County's efforts to meet landfill volume reduction mandates.
The Department has released the 2017 Kern County spring potato acreage.
Commissioner Glenn Fankhauser has announced that 12:01 a.m. Saturday, April 22, 2017 is the date establishing 75% petal fall for all citrus North of 7th Standard Road.
Assistant Director Glenn T. Fankhauser has announced that 12:01 a.m. Thursday, March 23, 2017 is the date establishing 10% bloom stage for all citrus South of 7th Standard Road.
Beekeepers doing business in Kern County are required to register with the County before January 30 each year. Information and forms are available on our website for Apiary Registration.
CA-DPR has proposed a new regulation requiring growers to notify public K-12 schools, child day care facilities, and county agricultural commissioners when certain pesticide applications are made for the production of an agricultural commodity near a schoolsite. Read the Notice of Proposed Regulatory Action, Text of Proposed Regulation, Statement of Reasons, and Economic Impact.