What is this service?
Staff from the County of San Luis Obispo Department of Agriculture/Weights and Measures inspects crops grown for seed, during the growing season, to facilitate seed producers in exporting seeds throughout the world. The inspections focus on plant diseases that may be present in seed and are of concern to the receiving country (ies). This type of inspections ensure the seed crop meets the receiving countries’ requirements.
Who can use this service?
Anyone can use this service.
Is there a charge for this service?
Fees vary, depending on inspection time, laboratory analysis and mileage to the inspection site.
Refer to the County of San Luis Obispo Department of Agriculture/Weights and Measures Fee Schedule.
When and where is this service offered?
Multiple field inspections are required throughout the growing season. The inspections are scheduled by appointment with an Inspector from the County of San Luis Obispo Department of Agriculture/Weights and Measures. The timing of the field inspection is dependent on the life stages of the crop.
Location, directions and hours of operation
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810 West Branch Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Tel: (805) 473-7090
Fax: (805) 473-7094
350 North Main Street Templeton, CA 93465
Tel: (805) 434-5950
Fax: (805) 434-5953
2156 Sierra Way San Luis Obispo , CA 93401
Tel: (805) 781-5910
Fax: (805) 781-1035
Current Job Openings in the Department of Agriculture / Weights and Measures
Pest Detection Trapper-Temporary & Seasonal
Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to stay active and involved in San Luis Obispo County? Do you like being outdoors while earning a supplemental income with a flexible schedule? If so, this is the place for you! The Agricultural Commissioner is recruiting temporary seasonal staff to assist with pest detection trapping in the County of San Luis Obispo.