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Agricultural Commissioner

Weights and Measures

Louie B. Mendoza Jr., Commissioner

915 8th. St., Suite 127, Marysville, CA 95901

Office: (530) 749-5400  Fax: (530) 749-5404

Irrigation Canals and Drainage Ditches.. Canals bring surface water to farmland, while ditches carry rainwater and water from the fields to the rivers. When weeds infest these areas, water can slow to a standstill and increase the risk of flooding. Aquatic weeds also cause clogging of irrigation pumps serving farmland.


Giant Reed along a canal
Himalayan Blackberry along a drainage ditch
Parrots Feather




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