Steve Lyle, CDFA Public Affairs, (916) 654-0462
|AG EDUCATION, HEALTHY EATING, AND CA GROWN PRODUCTS TO BE FEATURED AT CALIFORNIA AG DAY AT THE STATE CAPITOL ON MARCH 22||
Note: people attending the event are invited to post photos
WHAT: On Wednesday, March 22, The California Department of Food and Agriculture will partner with the California Women for Agriculture and the California Foundation for Agriculture in the Classroom to host the state’s annual celebration of agriculture, California Ag Day at the Capitol.
In recognition of the bounty that our State’s farmers and ranchers produce with pride and highlight the diverse and significant roles we all play in our state’s dynamic and complex food system, this year’s theme is “CA Grown: Ag Proud!”.
WHEN: Wednesday, March 22, 2017
*RAIN OR SHINE*
WHERE: California State Capitol grounds, West Steps
WHY: Ag Day is an annual event to recognize California’s agricultural community by showcasing the many crops and commodities that are produced in our state. It is also a day for farmers and ranchers to show their appreciation by bringing together state legislators, government leaders and the public for agricultural education.
California Department of Food and Agriculture Office of Public Affairs
1220 N St., Ste. 214, Sacramento, CA 95814