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One Week Left – VOTE!

One Week Left – VOTE!

Only one week left to vote on the CRC Major Amendment. We need your ballot! 

If the minimum number of ballots are not returned the vote is invalid and we will have to start all over again this winter!

Need a ballot? Call Kacie Fritz at CDFA (916) 900-5095 or Kacie.fritz@cdfa.ca.gov.

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CHP Rice Equipment Transport Issues

CHP Rice Equipment Transport Issues

Several weeks ago, contract haulers of farm equipment in the Sacramento Valley reported enforcement actions when moving combines. At issue was the interpretation of the vehicle code that allows farmers to haul their own equipment without a permit but not contract haulers. Shortly thereafter, the movement of stompers was impacted due to their oversized width. CHP indicated that a CHP escort was needed to move the equipment. Booking an escort is about two weeks out and comes at a cost of $1,500.

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