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Agriculture, Weights & Measures

If you've ever been to a farmers’ market, checked out at a grocery store, pumped gas, or wondered if your produce was organic, then you've benefitted from AWM. 

As part of the County’s Land Use & Environment Group, we're here to serve you.

What AWM does for you: 

  • Ensures pesticides are used safely and investigates related illness.
  • Prevents the spread of pests that harm agriculture and the environment. 
  • Promotes the use of natural pest controls. 
  • Verifies produce that is marked as organic.
  • Ensures vendors at farmers' markets grow what they sell.  
  • Verifies that commercial weighing and measuring devices and price scanners are accurate. 
  • Protects people from injury and disease caused by wildlife.   


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