SACRAMENTO – CDFA Secretary A.G. Kawamura has announced that the next meeting for the California State Board of Food and Agriculture is scheduled for April 27, 2005 at 9:00 a.m. The meeting will be held at CDFA headquarters, 1220 N St., Room A-477, Sacramento. The topics before the board will include agriculture water policy in California, departmental updates and board member reports.
The California State Board of Food and Agriculture advises the governor and the secretary on agricultural issues and consumer needs. The board hosts forums that bring together local, state, and federal government officials, agricultural representatives, and citizens to discuss current issues of concern to California agriculture.
All California State Board of Food and Agriculture meetings are open to the media and general public. For more information on the board or CDFA, please contact the department’s public affairs office at (916) 654-0462 or Karen Johnson, Executive Director of the State Board of Food and Agriculture, at (916) 654-1020.
California Department of Food and Agriculture Office of Public Affairs
1220 N St., Ste. 214, Sacramento, CA 95814