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Helping Build Climate Resilient Communities

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UCCE Sonoma is committed to building climate resilient communities and ecosystems. Through our educational outreach and workshops on the better land and natural resource management practices. We are working to make sure that  homeowners,...

Posted on Thursday, March 28, 2019 at 12:16 PM
Tags: fire (6), fire fuel management (2)
Focus Area Tags: Environment

Post Fire Food Safety Research

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“Produce Safety After Urban Wildfire” citizen science project The Northern California fires of October 2017 created poor air quality and distributed toxic air contaminants over the region. Following the fires and the incredible response from...

Posted on Monday, March 18, 2019 at 9:41 AM
Tags: fire (6), Food Safety (3)
Focus Area Tags: Environment Health Yard & Garden

ID that pest in your vineyard, orchard, garden

Potato aphid adults and nymphs. Photo Jack Kelly Clark, UC IPM.

Want to know what bug is making holes in the leaves of you shrub or eating your fruit?  Or what is the pesky weed you cannot get rid off? The University of California Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources publications have four sets of Pest...

Potato aphid adults and nymphs. Photo Jack Kelly Clark, UC IPM.
Potato aphid adults and nymphs. Photo Jack Kelly Clark, UC IPM.

Potato aphid adults and nymphs. Photo Jack Kelly Clark, UC IPM.

Posted on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 8:57 AM
Tags: IPM (6), Master Gardeners (13), orchard (2), Vineyard (2)

Meet our Sonoma County Forestry Advisor!

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This month Sonoma County UCCE would like to welcome our new Forestry advisor. Michael Jones. Michael will be serving Sonoma County as a Forestry Advisor. From Michael: I joined UCCE on October 1, 2018 as the Forestry Advisor for Sonoma, Mendocino, and...

Posted on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at 9:39 AM
  • Editor: J. M.
  • Author: Mike Jones
Focus Area Tags: Environment

Produce Safety and Smoke

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Local food producers: The recent wildfires are creating dangerous air pollution in our region. The biggest threat to your health is from inhaling the smoke. Protect your lungs by staying indoors whenever possible, and wearing a respirator...

Crops During a Wildfire Graphic
Crops During a Wildfire Graphic

Crops During a Wildfire Graphic

Posted on Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 11:01 AM
Tags: Food Safety (3)
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture Food Health

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