California FFA
Proficiency Award Sponsors
(Updated 1.26.17)
Agricultural Communications
Vivayic, Inc.
Angela Mayfield
600 Blue Sage Blvd
Lincoln, NE 68521-6637

Agricultural Education
CEV
Dusty Moore
1020 SE Loop 289
Lubbock, TX 79404-6007

Agricultural Mechanics Design & Fabrication
Ponderosa Telephone Co.
Kristi Silkwood-Mattes
PO Box 21
O'Neals, CA 93645-0021

Agricultural Mechanics Repair & Maintenance - Entrepreneurship
Far West Equipment Dealers' Assn.
Steven Kost
2355 N. Lincoln Street
Dixon, CA 95620-3208

Agricultural Mechanics Repair & Maintenance - Placement
Almond Board of California
Jenny Nicolau
1150 9th Street, Ste 1500
Modesto, CA 95345-0845

Agricultural Processing
Blue Diamond Growers
Mel Machado
4800 Sisk Road
Modesto, CA 95356-8730

Agricultural Sales - Entrepreneurship
California Association of Pest Control Advisors
Ruthann Anderson
2300 River Plaza Drive, Ste 120
Sacramento, CA 95833-4236

Agricultural Sales - Placement
In Memory of Karl Bakken & Sandy Harris
Gina Boster
19492 Arcadia Street
Corona, CA 92881-4339

Agricultural Services
California Association of Pest Control Advisors
Ruthann Anderson
2300 River Plaza Drive, Ste 120
Sacramento, CA 95833-4236

Agriscience - Integrated Research Systems
Valent
Alan Kennedy
7498 N Remington, Suite 102
Fresno, CA 93711-5508

Agriscience - Animal Systems Research
California Beef Cattle Improvement Association
Lisa Pherigo
1221 H Street
Sacramento, CA 95814-1910

Agriscience - Plant Systems Research
Tasteful Selections, LLC
Lindsey Tulloch
13003 Di Giorgio Rd
Arvin, CA 93203-9529

Beef Production - Entrepreneurship
California Cattlemen's Association
Lisa Pherigo
1221 H Street
Sacramento, CA 95814-1910

Beef Production - Placement
Live Wire Products Inc.
Jack & Nancy Henderson
1127 E Street
Marysville, CA 95901-4824

Dairy Production - Entrepreneurship
Associated Feed
Chris Benevedes
PO Box 2367
Turlock, CA 965619-9495

Dairy Production - Placement
Connor Agriscience
Connie Kuber
13428 E Herndon Avenue
Clovis, CA 93619-9495

Diversified Agricultural Production
Cultivating Change Foundation
Marcus Hollan
965 Geary Street,#2
San Francisco, CA 94109-7042

Diversified Crop Production - Entrepreneurship
Almond Board of California
Jenny Nicolau
1150 9th Street, Ste 1500
Modesto, CA 95345-0845

Diversified Crop Production - Placement
CSU, Chico - College of Ag
John Unruh
500 West 1st Street #310
Chico, CA 95929-0440

Diversified Horticulture
Crop Science, a Division of Bayer
Nasser Dean
2701 Del Paso Rd, Suite 130-492
Sacramento, CA 95835-2306

Diversified Livestock Production
Associated Feed
Chris Benevedes
PO Box 2367
Turlock, CA 95381-2367

Environmental Science & Natural Resources Mgmt
California Farm Bureau Federation
Richard Matteis
2300 River Plaza Drive
Sacramento, CA 95833-3293

Equine Science - Entrepreneurship
Triple Crown Nutrition, Inc
Michelle McBride
14420 S Delta Rd
Los Banos, CA 93635-9518

Equine Science - Placement
Elk Grove Milling, Inc.
Bob Lent
9800 Elk Grove-Florin Rd
Elk Grove, CA 95624-2549


Fiber/Oil Crop Production
California Cotton Alliance
1521 I St
Sacramento, CA 95814-2016

Food Science and Technology
Almond Board of California
Jenny Konschak
1150 9th Street, Ste 1500
Modesto, CA 95345-0845

Forage Production
David A. Mendonca Farms
David Mendonca
154 W Lynn Avenue
Tulare, CA 93274-1320

Forest Management & Products
Crop Science, a Division of Bayer
Nasser Dean
2701 Del Paso Road, Suite 130-492
Sacramento, CA 95835-2306

Goat Production
Show - Rite Show Feeds
Dennis Holthaus
111 W Cherry Street #500
Mankato, MN 56001-6992

Grain Production - Entrepreneurship
Wilbur - Ellis Company
Eric Jenks
PO Box 511
Yuba City, CA 95991-0511

Grain Production - Placement
VA Farms, Inc.
Greg VanDyke
PO Box 767
Pleasant Grove, CA 95668-0767

Home and/or Community Development
Almond Board of California
Jenny Konschak
1150 9th Street, Ste 1500
Modesto, CA 91768-2557

Landscape Management
Southern Region CATA
Jack Havens
3801 W. Temple Ave., Bldg 2-117
Pomona, CA 91768-2557

Nursery Operations
Gonzales Young Farmers
Tery Trebino
PO Box 579
Gonzales, CA 93926-0579

Outdoor Recreation
California Waterfowl Association
Jake Messerli
1346 Blue Oaks Blvd
Roseville, CA 95678-7032

Pomology Production
Martinez Ranches, Inc.
Joseph R. Martinez
8777 Halley Road
Winters, CA 95694-9643

Poultry Production
Foster Farms
Sharon Farmer
PO Box 457
Livingston, CA 95334-0457

Sheep Production
KC Sheep
Ken Harris & Christine Dickson
PO Box 38
Woody, CA 93287-0038

Small Animal Production & Care
Mike & Chantelle Albiani
10460 Sheldon Road
Elk Grove, CA 05624-9662

Specialty Animal Production
Steve & Victoria Gomes
1012 Carolina Drive
Merced, CA 95340-2506

Specialty Crop Production
Almond Board of California
Jenny Konschak
1150 9th Street, Ste 1500
Modesto, Ca 95340-9662

Swine Production - Entrepreneurship
California Pork Producers Assn.
Erica Sanko
1225 H Street, Suite 106
Sacramento, CA 95814-1910

Swine Production - Placement
High Noon Feeds
Clint & Rosemary Cummings
2610 Fowler Lane
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420-9643

Turf Grass Management
Crop Science, a Division of Bayer
Nasser Dean
2701 Del Paso Rd, Suite 130-492
Sacramento, CA 95835-2306

Vegetable Production
Tanimura & Antle, Inc.
Gary Tanimura
PO Box 4070
Salinas, CA 93912-4070

Veterinary Medicine
California Compaction Equipment, Inc.
Naomi Adams
PO Box 1517
Woodland, CA 95776-1517

Viticulture Production
Sun-Maid Growers of California
Rick Green
13525 South Bethel Avenue
Kingsburg, CA 93631-9212

Wildlife Management
Ralph's Prather Ranch Foundation
Mary & Jim Rickert
PO Box 817
Fall Rivers Mills, CA 96028-0817


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