Food and Agriculture

California Department of Food & Agriculture Market Enforcement Branch Reference information.

Reference Information

California Department of Food & Agriculture Market Enforcement Branch


Headquarters: Phone  916-900-5016, Fax 916-900-5342
1220 N Street, Sacramento, CA 95814

Los Angeles Office: Phone 626-572-6768, Fax 626-572-6768
9300 Flair Dr., Suite 308, El Monte, CA 91731

San Francisco Office: Phone 415-469-6301, Fax 415-469-6225
5 Thomas Mellon Circle, Suite 232, San Francisco, CA 94134

Division Of Measurement Standards

6790 Florin Perkins Road, Suite 100
Sacramento, CA 95828
(916) 229-3000

2550 Mariposa Mall, Room 3044
Fresno, CA 93721
(559) 445-5403

169 E. Liberty Avenue
Anaheim, CA 92801
(714) 680-7896

3609 Bechelli Lane, Suite E
Redding, CA 96002
(530) 224-2411


Used Tire Regulations

California Waste Cleanup Abatement Program

The Farm and Ranch Grant Program is part of The California Integrated Waste Management Board which receives annual money to clean up illegal disposal sites on farm and ranch property. Cities, counties (including Code Enforcement and Sheriff’s Departments), resource conservation districts and Native American tribes are eligible to apply for these grants. Click here to find more information about the program here.

CRCPTF Rural Crime School

This is a 40-hour course designed for patrol officers, investigators and crime prevention personnel wanting to develop an expertise in the area of rural crime. The student will be provided with skills necessary for effective rural crime prevention, reporting, interdiction and investigation.

There will be instruction on basic livestock theft investigation, breed and brand recognition, individual case studies, rural criminal law, trespass law, the bureau of livestock ID’S role and responsibilities, livestock road enforcement, agricultural commodity theft, investigation and inspection, heavy equipment theft, agroterrorism, agricultural fraud, equipment OAN and PIN number identification, metal theft and agricultural chemical theft.

There will be field exercises and role-playing that is related to the lectures. Related law enforcement professionals are invited to attend.