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History, current information, and human interest stories about agriculture in Los Angeles County
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by Judi Gerber
on January 23, 2009 at 3:03 PM
I am so glad you started this blog! As both one of your MG Volunteers and a farm writer and am glad to see UC Cooperative Extension talk about the diverse and widespread agriculture we still have in LA County.  
 
Judi aka LA Farm Girl (www.lafarmgirl.blogspot.com
by Greg Reyna
on December 14, 2015 at 8:34 PM
I'm looking for a record of which crops were being grown, and where specifically they were grown in the San Fernando Valley during the 1940s. Does a land use map of some kind exist that relates this information? I found some 1940 WPA land use maps, but they only report that a section of land is "agricultural", if that..  
 
Thank You,  
Greg
by Rachel A. Surls
on December 15, 2015 at 7:00 AM
Greg, I do have a document that summarizes agriculture in the San Fernando Valley in 1939. It includes maps and statistics.  
If you would like me to email it to contact me at ramabie@ucanr.edu  
Thanks,  
Rachel Surls
 
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