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May 25, 2004   ENF 2004-012
County Agricultural Commissioners  



Enclosed is a copy of Declaration of Circumstances That Could Cause an Agricultural Emergency (Declaration) issued on May 25, 2004, by the Director of the Department of Pesticide Regulation. The Declaration is limited to agricultural establishments applying sulfur in the production of table grapes in the counties of Fresno, Kern, Kings, Madera, and Tulare. The Declaration was made pursuant to Title 3, California Code of Regulations section 6770 and Title 40, Code of Federal Regulations Part 170.112(d). Also enclosed, for your information, is a copy of the petition submitted by the California Grape and Tree Fruit League.

If you have any questions, please contact the Enforcement Branch Liaison assigned to your county.

Original Signature by:
Roy Rutz, Agriculture Program Supervisor III
Enforcement Branch
(916) 324-4100

Declaration of Circumstances That Could Cause an Agricultural Emergency, PDF
California Grape & Tree Fruit League Petition, PDF

cc:  Mr. Daniel J. Merkley, DPR Agricultural Commissioner Liaison (w/Enclosures)

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