DPR public workshops on pesticide use near schools

Issue Date: May 20, 2015

Each of the five sets of workshops will be broken into two sessions, the first session tailored to applicators and growers, followed by a "community" session. Workshops will be held on the following dates and locations:

  • May 28, Sacramento, California Environmental Protection Agency, 1001 I St., 3 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. A webcast of the workshops will be available at www.calepa.ca.gov/Broadcast/.┬áDuring the workshops, questions and comments can be emailed to preccomments@cdpr.ca.gov.
  • June 2, Salinas, Cesar Chavez Library, 615 Williams Road., 3 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.
  • June 3, Ventura, applicators and growers session, Ventura County Government Center, Board of Supervisors Room, 800 S. Victoria Ave., 3 p.m.; Oxnard, community session, Rio Mesa High School library, 545 Central Ave., 7 p.m.
  • June 4, Lamont, Kern County Library, 8304 Segrue Road, 3 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.
  • June 9, Coachella, City of Coachella Corporate Yard, 53-462 Enterprise Way, 3 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.

Permission for use is granted, however, credit must be made to the California Farm Bureau Federation when reprinting this item.