California Department of Food and Agriculture


CDFA Extends Proposal Deadline for Specialty Crop Grants

SACRAMENTO, October 11, 2017 — In consideration of those affected by wildfires burning through many parts of California, the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) has extended the application deadline for the 2018 Specialty Crop Block Grant Program. Concept proposals must be submitted electronically using the Financial Assistance Application Submittal Tool (FAAST) by Wednesday, October 25, 2017, at 5 PM PST....


California Dairy Digester Research & Development Program


Investing in wider implementation of dairy digesters in California to reduce methane emissions and produce renewable energy.

2018 California Farm Bill

California & 2018 Farm Bill

The Farm Bill creates jobs. Investment in agriculture is an investment in our nation's future.

Office of Environmental Farming and Innovation

Office of Environmental Farming & Innovation

CDFA is promoting the importance of on-farm stewardship practices. See the Ecosystem Services Database

CDFA Live Events

NEXT Live Streaming Media Event:

State Board Meeting – Oct. 3, 2017

California Agriculture Specialty License Plates Grant Program

Calif. Agriculture License Plate Grant Program

Show your support for ag education. Special interest plates are now available!

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