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County Grant Program Helps Local Farmers and Fights Climate Change

Spade & Plow organic farm in Gilroy was among the first 12 participants in the County of Santa Clara's new Agricultural Resilience Incentive Grant Program, which provided the owners with $25,500 to use on agricultural practices that improve soil health and ease climate change.

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County Assessor

Lawrence E. Stone

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Jeffrey Rosen

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County Sheriff

Robert Jonsen

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County Executive

James R. Williams