Mar 30, 2023
California Department of Food and Agriculture provides flood resources
March’s heavy rain and flooding has caused challenges for California growers. In response, a state agency has consolidated a list of resources.
In response, the California Department of Food and Agriculture has created an online site providing state and federal resources for the state’s agricultural community.
State support and resources
- California Agricultural Commissioners and Sealers Association (CACASA) tool for finding and contacting your local County Agricultural Commissioner to help determine available assistance
- California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) Farmer & Farmworker Mental Health Resources
- California Department of Social Services (CDSS) Disaster Help Center
Federal support and resources
- Disaster Assistance Programs
- Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program
- USDA Expands Eligibility, Enhances Benefits for Key Disaster Programs
- Tree Assistance Program
For a comprehensive list of resources available, visit www.cdfa.ca.gov/FloodRecovery/.