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4-H is Helping Prepare Youth for College and Career

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4-H is Helping Prepare Youth for College and Career By Steven Worker, Ph.D., 4-H Youth Development Advisor and Diego Mariscal, UC 4-H Outreach Coordinator Youth need to be prepared for higher education or a skilled profession after they graduate from...

Posted on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 1:15 PM

Gold Award for Outstanding Educational Material

Grazing Panel - California Grazing

Sheila Barry, UCCE livestock and natural resources advisor in the Bay Area, and Stephanie Larson, UCCE livestock and range management advisor in Sonoma County, won the Gold Award for Outstanding...

Posted on Friday, May 4, 2018 at 8:18 AM

Need to identify a weed or pest in your garden, orchard or vineyard?

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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...

Posted on Thursday, March 15, 2018 at 9:47 AM
Focus Area Tags: Agriculture Pest Management

CDFA to Fund Alternative Manure Management Practices in 2018

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Through the Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund, the California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) was awarded $99 million for the 2018 Dairy Digester Research and Development (DDRDP) and Alternative Manure Management Programs (AMMP) in 2018. It is...

Posted on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 3:49 PM

North Bay Farmers Explore New Local Sales Opportunities

Local farmers tour Sebastopol’s Community Market during a UCCE Tour to Meet Buyers in December

Small- to mid-scale produce farmers know that direct marketing--that is to say, making sales directly to consumer at farmers markets, farm stands, and similar channels--cuts out middlemen and helps farmers retain the greatest portion of their sales. Yet...

Posted on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 3:25 PM
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