SPRING FLING FUNDRAISER - March 13
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Heat Stress Training - March 24
Farm Bureau will host a Heat Stress Training class on Tuesday, March 24th. Supervisors and agricultural employees should attend to understand the requirements for preventing and caring for heat stress. Training is provided by professional staff from California Safety Training Corporation and will cover the following topics: understanding what heat stress is; factors that contribute to heat stress; supervisor/company responsibilities; employee responsibilities; definitions; heat index; heat stress prevention tips; and heat related illnesses.
Tuesday, March 24th
$35 for Farm Bureau members
$75 for non-Farm Bureau attendees
Call the Yuba-Sutter Farm Bureau at (530) 673-6550
1st Aid/CPR/AED Certification, March 30
One out of every twenty employees must be First Aid certified. Certification is valid for two years. This is a Cal OSHA approved program. Space is Limited. Pre-registration is required.
To register: Contact Imelda Muzio at MVP Consolidated. Phone (530) 848-0998 or email to email@example.com. Read more.
English Session: 8AM to Noon English
Spanish Session: 1PM to 5PM Spanish
Location: Yuba-Sutter County Farm Bureau Board Room
NEW - FREE PG&E Pump & Energy Efficiency Seminar, March 31
Learn how pumps and VFDs work and how you can save energy and money with PG&E incentives. A live advanced pumping efficiency program demonstration will be provided by the Fresno State Center for Irrigation Technology. Free seminar and free lunch. To register, call Yuba-Sutter Farm Bureau at (530) 673-6550. Seminar will be held Tuesday, March 31, 2015 from 8:30AM to 12:30PM, with free lunch served at noon. Seminar held at Yuba-Sutter Farm Bureau Board Room and parking lot. RSVP required! Read more
CARB Truck Rule
CARB has extended, once again, the opportunity to register diesel AG trucks under the CARB truck rule; the new deadline for registering is January 31, 2015. The diesel truck and bus rule applies to any on-road diesel vehicle heavier than 14,000 pounds gross weight rating (GWR) that is used on-or-off road in California. Read more - Truck Rule
Walnut Buying Period Open - November 1
In accordance with Sutter and Yuba Counties new ordinances to deter theft of commercial walnuts during the harvest period, the official “Walnut Buying Period” began Saturday, November 1, beginning a window period that will end April 30, 2015.
Sutter County announcement
Yuba County announcement
Economic Study Available
Yuba-Sutter Farm Bureau and Sutter Butte Flood Control Agency co-funded an economic study which illustrates the potential impacts that would occur due to the proposed expansion of the bypass system on agriculture and the local community. Read more.
Irrigated Lands Regulatory Program Amnesty Enrollment Period Ended October 2
The deadline to enroll during the Amnesty Period has passed. For more information on the Irrigated Lands Regulatory Program, click here
. Questions? Call (530) 673-6550.