Listed below are the primary programs within the Agricultural Commissioner's Office and the Deputy responsibilities for each division. Please feel free to contact the appropriate Deputy for further details about any program within their respective divisions.

  • Environmental Protection/Pest Management


    Bob Mulherin
    Deputy Agricultural Commissioner/Sealer

    Phone: 951-955-3045
    Fax: 951-955-3012
    Email: rmulherin@rivcoag.org

    Pesticide Use Regulatory Program
    Environmental Land Use Inquiries
    Vertebrate Pest Control
    Weed Management Areas
    Cotton Plowdown
    GWSS Area Wide Treatments
    Disaster Preparedness Coordinator
    Ag Disaster Response - EQ, Nuclear, etc.
     
     
  • Consumer Protection/County Ordinances Crop Stats


    Ron Bray
    Deputy Agricultural Commissioner/Sealer

    Phone:951-955-3045
    Fax: 951-955-3012
    Email: rbray@rivcoag.org

    Egg Inspection and Quality Control
    Certified Farmers Markets and Producers Program
    Department Historian
    Crop Stats\Orchard Records
    Record Retention
    Ag Disaster Response
    Quantity Control Inspection
    Commercial Device Registration
    Non-Commercial Device Registration
    Petroleum Products Inspection
    Scanner and Packaged Commodity Inspection
    Service Agent Enforcement
    Weighmaster Enforcement Program

     
  • Phytosanitary Certification/Pest Detection/Information Technology/Ag Resources

     
    Bill Oesterlein
    Deputy Agricultural Commissioner/Sealer

    Phone:951-955-3045
    Fax: 951-955-3012
    Email: bill@rivcoag.org

    Phytosanitary Certification
    Pest Detection Trapping
    Sudden Oak Death
    Asian Citrus Psyllid/HLB
    Pink Hibiscus Mealybug
    Giant Palm Borer
    Polyphagous Shot Hole Borer
    Gold Spotted Oak Borer
    Red Imported Fire Ants
    Information Technology
    Data Coordinator
    GIS Mapping
    Special Projects
    Pest Abatements
    Multiple Species Habitat Conservation Project

     
  • Pest Exclusion/Consumer Protection

    Delia Cioc
    Deputy Agricultural Commissioner/Sealer
    Phone:951-955-3045
    Fax: 951-955-3012
    Email:  dcioc@rivcoag.org

    Pest Exclusion
    GWSS/PD Program
    Nursery Inspection Program
    Organic Program
    Apiary Registration
    F & V Enforcement
    Pest Permits
    Seed Law Enforcement
    Native Plant Tags
    County Ordinances