About Us


Our vision is to serve agriculture, the business community and the citizens of Sacramento County, through the most efficient, effective and progressive means available, doing our part to ensure that Sacramento County is a safe, healthy, and enjoyable environment in which to work, play, and live. 


Our mission is to promote and protect Sacramento County agriculture and the environment, ensure the health and safety of our citizens, and to foster confidence and equity in the marketplace through the fair and equitable enforcement of the laws, regulations, and ordinances enGoats and dogs in a fieldacted by the people of the State of California and the County of Sacramento.


Employees of the Department of Agriculture & Weights and Measures, in an effort to accomplish the Department's Vision and Mission share these values in the course of our work and our employment with Sacramento County:

  • Honesty
  • Integrity
  • Trust
  • Enthusiasm
  • Courtesy
  • Customer Service
  • Initiative
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Personal and Professional Growth
  • Respect and Tolerance of the Rights and Beliefs of Others