Through the decades with CFBF—1960s


Issue Date: May 22, 2019
The image shows cotton harvest in 1965.

It's the California Farm Bureau Federation's centennial year, and we're highlighting a different decade in CFBF history each month.

In 1961, CFBF offices moved to their final location in Berkeley, 2855 Telegraph Ave.

CFBF began offering TV broadcasts in 1965.

That same year, we advocated successfully for creation of the Williamson Act farmland-conservation program.

The image shows cotton harvest in 1965.

Next month: the 1970s.

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