CA Chapter Partners with Fresno State on Appraisal Training this Spring
The California Chapter has partnered with the Institute of Food and Agriculture at Fresno State to offer a series of Appraisal Trainings this spring. A combination of Qualifying Education and Continuing Education, the trainings offer something for the beginning appraiser, seasoned appraiser and professional working with appraisal in their line of work. You may register for a single training are any combination to meet your needs. The trainings include: Basic Appraisal Procedures (A102); Basic Appraisal Approaches; and Best Practices for Rural Property Appraisals.Appraisal Trainings Flyer_Reg Form.pdf
California Chapter Partners in New Free Digital Water Map
The California Chapter is pleased to announce the official launch of a FREE Digital California Water Map! Completed in partnership with AQUAOSO, the map will be an important element in both groups efforts to assist the broader California agricultural community. The free map includes California information at the county, water district, GSA, and groundwater basin priority levels. While the current data in the map is public information, this is the first free digital water map with this information compiled together in one easy to use location. Additional data will be added in the coming months as AQUAOSO continues to assist the agricultural economy in identifying, understanding, monitoring and mitigating water related risks.

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Last Call to Reserve Ad Space in 2019 Trends
There is still time to reserve your sponsor ad space in the 2019 issue of Trends in Agricultural Land & Lease Values. More popular than ever, this publication is relied upon by the agricultural industry for land and lease value data in California and Nevada. The 2019 issue will be released at the Outlook 2019 Agribusiness Conference on April 25th at the DoubleTree Hotel in Sacramento. Click on the link below for access to the Rate Card/Contract.Trends2019_RateCard.pdf
New FREE Digital Water Map Now Available - Limited Sponsorships Available
The CA Chapter has partnered with AQUAOSO on the development of a FREE digital Water Map that will offer users specific, reliable land and water information for properties in all California Counties. A limited number of sponsorships are available on this new product that in the ever-changing world of water for agriculture in California, is sure to be an incredible tool! Reserve your space now as a Logo Sponsor or County Sponsor as availability is limited and will be sold on a first come first serve basis. Click on the link for full details...digitalwatermap2019_sponsorships.pdf
Meet the California Chapter, ASFMRA (Video)
The California Chapter, ASFMRA, launched a new promotional video this year. We hope that you will take a few minutes to watch it and then share it with others!

CA Chapter from Chelsea Schmitz

Become a Member of the American Society
Are you an agribusiness consultant, farm manager, or rural appraiser looking for resources to expand your business and broaden your expertise? The California Chapter of the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers empowers agricultural property professionals with the education and resources to meet the complex challenges of modern agriculture, as well as offering invaluable professional connections. Follow the link below to learn more about membership in ASFMRA!

The Mission of the California Chapter, ASFMRA:
Empowering agricultural property professionals with education and expertise to provide premier valuation, management and consulting services.

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      of Ken Dodderer
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