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Small-scale Poultry & Rabbit Processing Survey


Happy Holidays! In an effort to learn about issues small-scale poultry and rabbit meat producers face, please take/share this survey.   Poultry & Rabbit Processing in California We are looking for responses by JANUARY 12.   Thank...

Posted on Friday, December 22, 2017 at 1:27 PM
Tags: poultry (4), rabbit (1)

UC IPM Team Win International Award

Bob Van Steenwyk, Lucia Varela, Rhonda Smith and Frank Zalom of the EGVM Team in 2016 accepting the UCANR Distinguished Service Team Award

Three of the twelve awards announced for the upcoming International IPM Symposium will be given to UC Integrated Pest Management Program members including Lucia Varela and Rhonda Smith from UCCE Sonoma. The European Grapevine Moth Team...

Posted on Friday, December 22, 2017 at 9:36 AM

UCCE Recommendation for Backyard Poultry Owners in Areas Affected by the Fires

Chickens in yard

By Dr. Birgit Puschner, UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine andMaurice Pitesky, UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine-Cooperative Extension   In addition to all the destruction and inhalation of smoke...

Posted on Friday, October 27, 2017 at 10:07 AM
Tags: fire (2), Poultry (4)

Researching Post-wildfire Produce Safety

Tubbs Fire burning east of Bicentennial Way. Photo by Gabrielle Lurie, The Chronicle

Air quality in Sonoma County has been significantly impacted by the fires that spread through the region. The full scope of the air contamination is still unknown, but likely includes high concentrations of likely carcinogens including heavy metals,...

Posted on Friday, October 27, 2017 at 10:06 AM
Tags: fire (2), Master Gardeners (11), Produce (4), smoke (1), UC Berkeley (1)

4-H Week Celebrated with Gold Resolution

2017 Gold Resolution: 4-H Week

  Celebrating National 4-H Week for the 75th consecutive year, Sonoma County 4-H program was presented with a Gold Resolution at the Oct 2 Board of Supervisors meeting. "4-H is deserving of public recognition for its...

Posted on Monday, September 4, 2017 at 8:35 AM
Tags: 4-H; 4-H Week (3)

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