Tag Archives: Homegrown Veggies

Selling Locally grown produce from Backyards, and Small Farms

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Producers of fresh fruits, vegetables, and eggs are allowed to sell in California without any permits. The law applied in 2015 and it says anyone growing those food products on land that is not zoned as agricultural as a “community food producer” and the law requires these producers to follow safe food handling practices and […]

Microenterprise Home Kitchen Operations (MEHKO)- (AB) 626

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Effective January 1, 2019, the new law gives a city or county “full discretion” to authorize the MEHKOs in their jurisdiction. Under the regulations, until a county or a city authorizes these types of operations, MEHKOs will not be able to be issued a health permit to operate.  General permitting requirements for MEHKOs under California […]