Department Mission Statement:

Through the effective and efficient use of resources, the Department of Agriculture/Weights and Measures is committed to serving the community by protecting agriculture, the environment,and the health and safety of its citizens, and by ensuring equity in the marketplace.

Featured News

Yellow Star Thistle (Centaurea Solstitialis) Looking up at Chumash Peak in San Luis Obispo CA

Springtime is Invasive Weed Time

Invasive weeds can become more than a nuisance. The County Department of Agriculture/Weights and Measures encourages residents to control weeds and to report unusual plants.

MF Trap in Tree

Help Hosting Insect Traps

Agriculture Official Seeks the Public's Help in Searching for Detrimental Insect Pests