To serve the citizens of Mendocino County by promoting agriculture,
fostering public confidence in the marketplace through our inspection
programs, protecting the environment and the public by regulating and mitigating pesticide use, and protecting against alien and exotic pests through eradication and preventing introduction of new pest species.
The Department of Agriculture is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 pm to 5pm. Our front counter is closed on Mondays from 3 to 5 pm for staff meetings.
Continuing EducationWe will once again be holding continuing education classes for local growers. Classes will be held the first two weeks of December. Please call our office to reserve your seat. To see the informational flyer (including schedule) please click here.
Light Brown Apple Moth Light Brown Apple Moth has once again been discovered in Mendocino County, read the Press Release here. In April, 2015 Several moths were trapped and a quarantine was established. Since the initial quarantine establishment, we have trapped several more moths, leading to expansion of the quarantine. To view the current quarantine boundaries, click here.
For the most up to date information on the Light Brown Apple Moth quarantine, please use the Menu Tab on the left titled "Light Brown Apple Moth."
Department Fee Schedule
School Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Website