Information and Events

 

APPLY
Applicants should be mid-career growers, farmers, ranchers, horticulturalists, foresters and/or individuals working in other areas of California’s diverse agriculture industry. 

  • Click here to start your application.
  • Phase one is due April 17.
  • Phase two is due May 15.

 

INFORMATIONAL RESOURCES (PDFs)

  • Class 54 draft calendar for 2024-2026 (updated 3.28.24) – view here
  • Program FAQs and readiness indicators are available in the RESOURCES/QUICKLINKS section on the About the Program page.
  • Alumni testimonial videos – watch

 

UPCOMING EVENTS / PROSPECTIVE APPLICANTS WELCOME 

 

May 10 / 6-8:30 p.m.
Region 7 – Prospective Applicant & Alumni Gathering (Talley BBQ)
Talley Vineyards / 3031 Lopez Drive, Arroyo Grande
Event page

May 23 / 6:30-9 p.m.
Region 11 – Cultivating the Future Dinner
Pioneers’ Museum / 373 E. Aten Road, Imperial
Event page

 

If you have any questions, would like to attend an event or would like to recommend a candidate, please contact CALF Programs Manager Judy Sparacino at jsparacino@agleaders.org or 831-585-1030.