Agriculture, Weights and Measures

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We serve you by protecting public health, the environment and local agriculture.

Here is a sample of what we do: 

  • Ensure the safe use of pesticides and investigate illnesses
  • Inspect eggs for defects to prevent food-borne illnesses
  • Prevent the establishment of pests that require pesticide controls, sting or severely injure people, or inhibit growing fresh nutritious fruits, vegetables and other plants
  • Promote the use of effective biocontrol measures
  • Regulate organic growers, certified producers and certified farmers’ markets to allow local marketing of fresh commodities
  • Ensure accurate net quantity of packaged goods and accuracy of commercial weighing, measuring and scanning devices
  • Protect people from injury and disease caused by wildlife

What's the Buzz?

Are you seeking a rewarding career in the field of Agriculture, Weights, and Measures with great pay and benefits?  We Have Two Job Openings to Check Out!

Agricultural/Standards Inspector          Deputy Agricultural Commissioner & Sealer


For Commercial Growers in San Diego County: Please fill out the Electronic 2014 Crop Questionnaire form and return it by fax, mail, or email to

San Diego Grown 365 - Eat Locally Grown!

Agriculture Weights & Measures
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(858) 694-2739 (858) 694-2778
Fax: (858) 467-9697 Fax: (858) 467-9278