We work year round on a variety of different projects.  We have a long history of doing good for local schools and distributing scholarships to local students interested in pursing ag-related careers.

Ag Advisory Committee

We have a seat on the Santa Barbara County AAC to ensure we stay abreast of what's being discussed and advise them on agricultural issues.

Strawberry Festival

Each year, we participate in the Santa Barbara County Strawberry Festival by doing a varietal tasting with members of the public.

Legislative Visits

Each year, members from all over the state meet up at our state's Capitol to discuss and educate legislators with the truth about issues affecing ag.

Annual Casino Night Fundraisher - September 2017

Casino Night Annual Fundraiser

Our Casino Night annual fundraiser has been our only source of fundraising income for many years.  In 2017, we broke our record of raising more than $44,000 to help fund our efforts to distribute scholarships, and educate and promote Santa Maria Valley agriculture.

Garden Grants

Local schools, elementary to college, as well as community youth centers (such as Boys & Girls Club) are encouraged to apply for our garden grants.

Pioneer Valley High School School Garden Grant Recipient

Become a Member

We're open to new ideas.  Even if you don't find your "passion project" within our webpages, join us at a meeting and tell us your ideas!