With reform comes county, state, and federal requirements. In keeping with our goal of supplying the Imperial Valley and beyond with the best produce, it's our aim to be educated and to implement these reforms. Below is a few of the integral resources we provide our farmers so they can do just that.
CANAL CUTOUT SCHEDULE
IVVGA is actively working with Imperial Irrigation District and all other interested parties to ensure that our water rights are secure and that the volume of water necessary to grow food for the nation and beyond are available now & well in to the future.
CARROT and Broccoli Seed ISOLATION MAPs
Carrot & Broccoli Seed Isolation Maps allow seed companies and growers to confirm distance restrictions for the varieties are being met. IVVGA has no legal authority over posted locations. All pinning will be done by Imperial Valley Veg Growers staff. The Broccoli Seed map is for the 2020 harvest 2019. No one pinned carrot seed for harvest in 2020
LETTUCE MOSAIC VIRUS TESTING
The County of Imperial requires that all lettuce seed sold to be planted in Imperial County is tested for lettuce mosaic disease. As of December 31, 2017, the following seed samples tested positive and cannot be sold or planted in Imperial County.
ONION ISOLATION MAP
Onion Isolation Maps allow seed companies and growers to confirm distance restrictions on pollination and varieties are being met. IVVGA has no legal authority over posted locations. All pinning will be done by Imperial Valley Veg Growers staff.