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               SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY

                              AGRICULTURAL COMMISSIONERS AND SEALERS ASSOCIATION

FRESNO•KERN•KINGS•MADERA•MARIPOSA•MERCED•SAN JOAQUIN•STANISLAUS•TULARE

                 June and late August. The assessments can vary from measurements of

                 grass clippings to assessments based on rainfall, calf weights, the degree of

                 supplemental feeding, rancher surveys, etc

               --There are already issues on the Westside – short forage is already headed                

                 out

               --Fresno will re-affirm their current drought situation (50% loss).

                --There will be a presentation by USDA/FSA on drought, disaster

                   declarations, and the implications of the 2008 Farm Bill at the Spring

                   Conference.

i.

CACASA Brochures ~ Group

No discussion.

j.

CACASA.org/Minutes ~ Rolan

               Contra Costa County is helping with getting the area group and committee

               minutes on the website. Recruitment sections may need to be updated – each

               county should check. Also need to standardize names to facilitate a search.

k.

UCGT, Mill Assessment Refunds ~ Group

               Discussed during Executive Session.

l.

Computer User Conference ~ Group

               Hold conference in 2010 due to downturn in the economy and travel

               restrictions, etc.

m.

09/10 RIFA  Contracts ~ Rolan

               All contracts are continuing, but with decreases in extra help positions

VIII.

CDFA/DMS

a.

Weather Related Crop Losses ~ Group

Freeze issues from San Joaquin County to Kern County – not sure how much damage has been sustained at this point

b.

Triticale Survey ~ Rolan

Group discussion: triticale is grouped in with wheat as a commodity. No way to separate it out and track it.

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